LAHORE: The Excise and Taxation Department of Punjab has issued licenses to 16 domestic and foreign hand sanitizer manufacturing companies to ensure its supply.
According to official sources, the department is making all out efforts on an emergency basis to ensure supply of sanitizer.
He said earlier only one company had a license, however now more companies have been granted licenses.
Meanwhile, Pakistan’s Ambassador to China Naghmana Hashmi has asked Chinese companies to invest in different sectors of Pakistan under the new liberal policies.
In an interview with a Chinese newspaper, she said China can benefit in renewable energy, electric vehicles, aviation and transportation, telecommunications, medical facilities, IT, mechanized agriculture, drip irrigation and dairy industry.
She said, “We are now working out the requirements for the export of meat to China and thinking of establishing cold chain between Pakistan and China.”