Special Assis­tant to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs, Syed Tariq Fatemi on Tuesday said that Pakistan desire regional peace, stability and friendly relations with India and Afghanistan.
Tariq Fatemi said this while speaking at the inauguration ceremony of the First ever Pakistan-Finland Business Summit in Islamabad.
The Special Assistant highlighted the close ties that existed between Pakistan and Finl­and and stressed on enhancing trade between the two countries. He stated that Pakistan is an investor-friendly country which provides an enormous market for foreign investors. He said that the Pak­i­stan-China Economic Corr­idor, upon completion, will pro­v­ide connectivity and prosperity to more than three billion people of South Asia, Central Asia and the Middle East.
The Finnish Ambassador, Rauli Suikannen complimented the government on its investor-friendly policies and stated that renewed interaction between Pakistan and Finnish businessmen would yield positive results.
The Summit was also addressed by Anusha Rehman, Minister of State for Information Technology, Miftah Ismail, and Chairman Board of Investment. Pakistan and Finnish entrepreneurs also held b-2-b meetings on the sidelines of the Summit.
Prominent companies which participated in the event from Finland included Fortum, Wartsila, Nokia Solutions and Networks, Proxion Solutions, Infinity, Casagrande Laboratory / Haroma & Partners, and Finnpartnership/Finnfund.

Story of Frontier Post, Islamabad.