Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government in collaboration with Special Technology Zones Authority (STZA) is going to establish four Special Technology Zones (STZs) in the province
PESHAWAR, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News – 24th Nov, 2021 ) :Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government in collaboration with Special Technology Zones Authority (STZA) is going to establish four Special Technology Zones (STZs) in the province.
Provincial Minister for Information Technology Atif Khan was also present on the occasion.
The proposed Special Technology Zones would be setup in Peshawar, Haripur, Mardan and Swat. It was also decided in principle to constitute a joint working group comprising the relevant quarters of the provincial government and Special Technology Zones Authority to implement this strategic plan .
Other venues of mutual cooperation and collaboration between the provincial government and STZA for the fast track promotion of modern technology with the aim to boost the economy of the province were also discussed and it was agreed to work together in this regard.
Talking on the occasion, the chief minister said that the provincial government was taking result oriented steps to promote modern technology specially the Information & Communication Technology and to encourage private sector investment in the province.
He said that all the services and facilities were being provided to private sector investors under the one roof through one window operation facility adding that CM Business Portal was also being been launched to timely address the grievances of business community and investors.
The chief minister termed the establishment of Special Technology Zones as of vital importance of creating employment opportunities for the young lot of the province and said that the provincial government would extend all out support to this effect.