KARACHI: United States of America is committed to a strong bilateral relationship and to further strengthening of economic cooperation between the two countries,said US Consul General in Karachi, Brian Heath.
He, in his brief speech during his visit to Karachi Stock Exchange, acknowledged the importance of Karachi as Pakistan’s financial and commercial capital, said KSE statement here on Wednesday.
The US Consul General, on this occasion, rang the bell for commencement of the day’s trading.
He was welcomed by Chairman KSE, Muneer Kamal and its Managing Director Nadeem Naqvi.
Several present and former directors of KSE including Abid Ali Habib, Zafar Moti and Haji Ghani Haji Usman, Chairman, Arif Habib Limited, Arif Habib and members of KSE and management team members were present.
In his welcoming remarks, Chairman KSE, Muneer Kamal, on behalf of the board and members of KSE thanked the U.S. Consul General for his visit.
He highlighted the role of the members of the KSE in navigating through a tough economic and market environment and praised their courage for staying through difficult times.
He expressed his strong faith and hope in the future of the country and capital markets including stock market will show increasingly better performance.
MD Karachi Stock Exchange, Nadeem Naqvi gave a presentation on Pakistan’s capital market.