Qatar to invest $2.5 bln in Pakistan

A number of companies from Qatar have shown interest to invest $ 2.5 billion in Pakistan in various sectors like finance, hotel industry, cement plant and power generation.
The Chief Executive of Pak-Qatar General Takaful Limited Waqar-ud-Din on Tuesday told Radio Pakistan that Islamic Bank with an investment of $ 100 million would be established in Pakistan.
Companies included in the Takaful would also introduce their products and services in the property, auto mobile and engineering sectors, he added.

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