January 14, 2022
Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) hosted a briefing session for capital market participants and the media on the background, scope and latest developments of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). The briefing was presented by the Special Adviser to Prime Minister (SAPM) on CPEC Affairs, Mr Khalid Mansoor. The SAPM – CPEC Affairs gave a detailed presentation on CPEC, its phases – completed and in process, and the future path of progress. It was a productive briefing aimed at creating a greater understanding of the role the capital markets can play in furthering the development of the CPEC project and availing the opportunities presented by it. The session was attended by PSX Chairperson, Dr. Shamshad Akhtar; CEO & MD PSX, Mr. Farrukh H. Khan; capital market participants; heads of research, investment banks & brokerage houses as well as key economic journalists. The briefing session was concluded with a discussion amongst the market participants and the SAPM – CPEC Affairs.