ISLAMABAD: Imran Khan, the Prime Minister of Pakistan congratulated for the new concept of Blue Economy as the Ministry of Maritime Affairs finalized this policy; however, the aim beyond this was to revitalize the shipping sector.
While talking on Twitter, PM Khan said that this new policy would, undoubtedly, help in saving the valuable foreign exchange of Pakistan. Apart from this, it would make more employment opportunities for the seafarers.
I congratulate @MaritimeGovPK for finalising a new & dynamic #BlueEconomy policy to revitalise our shipping sector, saving Pak valuable ForEX & creating more employment opportunities for our seafarers. We will ensure Pakistan fulfills its enormous maritime potential.
— Imran Khan (@ImranKhanPTI) August 15, 2020
On the other hand, he also said that Pakistan would fulfil the enormous maritime potential. However, Ministry of Maritime Affairs as well as Ministry of Commerce had announced this on 7th August.