Cultural Festival Of G-B Held In Lahore
Fakhir Rizvi 6 months ago Tue 17th April 2018 | 08:47 PM
:Minister of Tourism for Gilgit-Baltistan Fida Khan Tuesday thanked Lahore Chamber of Commerce for the cooperation to organize a three-day Cultural Festival of Gilgit-Baltistan in Lahore.
ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 17th Apr, 2018 ) :Minister of Tourism for Gilgit-Baltistan Fida Khan Tuesday thanked Lahore Chamber of Commerce for the cooperation to organize a three-day Cultural Festival of Gilgit-Baltistan in Lahore.
Talking to ptv, he said objective of holding cultural festival in Lahore was to introduce GB culture and grabing attention of national and international investors and business community. He said GB had great opportunities for investment in different sectors including fruits, dry fruits, organic food and gems and jewelery, adding that many investors had showed their interest for investment in these sectors.
The minister said GB was full of natural scenes and rich of natural resources but need to explore them. Fida Khan thanked Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif for giving 25 buses as a gift to the GB government for promotion of tourism in the area.
He said Gilgit-Baltistan had dire need of establishing hotels, resorts and hostels in the area and those who would invest in these sectors, the government would exempt them from tax for four years. He said lot of job opportunities would be created after the investment in the area and people would benefit due to promotion of tourism and development in GB.