Commercial banks in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa are lending more and are working to support local businesses.
Strengthening mutual co-operation will 'reflect the true economic potential of the two countries', officials say.
Newly inaugurated common facilities established by the government are expected to improve the quality and value of locally produced honey and silk.
Multinational companies are expected to invest billions of dollars in Pakistan over the next ten years.
Chief of Army Staff Gen. Qamar Javed Bajwa inaugurated the tunnel September 27.
Terrorism cost Pakistan Rs. 12.6 trillion ($120 billion) in the past 16 years, Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif told the Senate recently.
Improved security will rejuvenate the economy, business leaders predict.
The centuries-old irrigation system is still in use in Mohmand Agency and other areas of northern Pakistan.
The Punjab government aims to train 10,000 youth in information technology and entrepreneurial skills.
Tribe members are enjoying the benefits of peace in the region, which include the return of economic activity and jobs.