Emerging Pakistan is a progressive initiative to build a positive image of the country and promote its culture internally and globally.
The platform was launched at the historic Mohatta Palace in Karachi by the Prime Minister of Pakistan Mr. Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and aims to showcase the very best of Pakistan’s arts, crafts, fashion, culture, and music.
It also shed light on diverse thriving sectors in Pakistan all of which contribute to Pakistan as an emerging force on the global stage.
Speaking at the launch event, the Prime Minister said, “It is a moment of immense pride for me to announce Emerging Pakistan. A timely initiative to position Pakistan at its rightful place amongst the comity of Nations.”
“We are heading out of our challenges stronger and heading towards a bright future. Very soon we shall be the region’s corridor for trade and energy and progress and prosperity. I would like you to join me in sharing this initiative with the rest of the world,” he added.
The vision behind Emerging Pakistan is to highlight select booming sectors of Pakistan’s fast-growing economy.
The sectors in focus for this platform include those that have received the largest amounts of ‘Foreign Direct Investment’ including Power, Construction, Oil & Gas, and Transport. In addition, the ‘Finance & Business’ sector along with ‘Pakistan’s Arts & Crafts’ and ‘Pakistan’s Exports’; primarily Textiles, Rice, Fruits, Vegetables, Leather and Sports Goods. Furthermore, achievements in matters such as ‘Women Empowerment’ and ‘Philanthropy’ will also be highlighted through this platform.
The Emerging Pakistan launch event consisted of an infomercial screening; highlighting Industry, tourism, and culture along with picturesque landscapes and landmarks of Pakistan.
In its efforts to promote the progressive side of Pakistan to a wider audience, ‘Emerging Pakistan’ further aims to extend its reach globally by taking the platform to different countries in the near future.