October 22, 2020: Prime Minister Imran Khan has reiterated the resolve to take steps for the promotion of the industrial process and to utilize its existing potential.
Chairing a meeting on the promotion of industrial process in Islamabad, he directed that suggestions for resolving energy-related issues in the industrial sector should be finalized at the earliest.
The Prime Minister said that country's prosperity is dependent upon industrial development and stressed upon the provision of all facilities to this sector.
The Prime Minister observed that high-cost power is the main hurdle in the development of small and medium industries which increases the production cost.
The meeting took stock of the issues faced by the small and medium industries including the expensive electricity and considered various proposals in this regard.
Welcoming different proposals for the promotion of the industrial process, the Prime Minister stressed upon making all-out efforts to fully utilize the current resources and capacities.