Apr 11 (APP)- Pervaiz Lodhie, a noted Pakistani American
businessman has expressed satisfaction over the progress
of Pakistan's economy, and added "if the present
pace continues there is no doubt that Pakistan will be
the Asian Tiger of the near future."
to APP Sunday, he said "five years of hard work" by
the top Pakistani leadership and placement of a good
management team "is starting to pay fast dividends."
this behalf, he referred to all key economic and fundamental
indicators showing goals are being achieved faster than
set time limits.
he said can become a model country by both individual
and collective efforts by all Pakistanis and Pakistani
expatriates around the world. "Pakistan has a very
large number of financially successful individuals and
corporations that need to participate in moving Pakistan
forward. Together, Inshallah, Pakistan will be a proud
has recently returned to Los Angeles from Pakistan as
a Corporate Board member of U.S. Pakistan Business Council
with a 15-member high-level U.S. Business Delegation
to Islamabad. "High level is really an understatement
for this delegation because of the total market capitalization
of this group exceeded one trillion dollars."