Peace, political stability imperative for country’s economic growth, development: Ahsan Iqbal


LAHORE OCT 28 (TNS): Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal says productivity, quality and innovation are the core conditions of competitiveness of an economy and drivers of economic growth and development.

He was addressing International Business Conference and Exhibition in Lahore on Saturday.

He said that there is dire need to develop a synergy between academia and industrial sector to achieve the objectives of innovation and entrepreneurship.

The Interior Minister emphasized adapt to the changing conditions around the world.

He said that Pakistan’s economy has improved due to efforts of the government and the ongoing energy crisis is going to end soon.

Later talking to media, Ahsan Iqbal said peace and political stability is imperative for development of the country ‘s economy .

He said the government took constructive steps for establishment of peace within the country in order to attain the goal of sustainable economic development.

The Minister said the world recognized institutions are now acknowledging the economic achievements of Pakistan due to prudent policies of the government.