A delegation of MEDEF International (French Business Confederation) visited Pakistan from April 08 to 11, 2019. Thierry Pflimlin, Chairman of Total Global Services, headed it. The delegation visited Islamabad, Lahore and Karachi.
This was the largest ever business delegation to Pakistan from France with 29 participants from 22 companies. This visit came eight months after taking of office by the new Prime Minister, Imran Khan, with whom the delegation met in Islamabad. This meeting with the Prime Minister allowed the delegation members to apprise themselves of the priorities of the new government.The delegation also met the President of Pakistan, Mr. Arif Alvi, as well as key Ministers, Provincial Authorities and the Pakistani Private Sector. The fourth day program allowed the delegation members to take stock of the economic potential of Pakistan as well as inform themselves of the facilitation provided to foreign investors.
PFBA organized a presentation for the delegation on April 10, 2019 at Hotel Marriott Karachi. A large number of members of PFBA were present on the occasion for exchange of ideas with the members of delegation.