62474
Iran-Pakistan Economic Commission Convenes
Economy, Domestic Economy

Iran-Pakistan Economic Commission Convenes

The 20th meeting of Iran-Pakistan Economic Commission is scheduled to convene in Tehran on April 16-17.
A Pakistani delegation headed by Minister of States and Frontier Regions Abdul Qadir Baloch was due to arrive in the Iranian capital for the event, IRNA reported.
The two sides plan to survey topics of mutual interest, including free trade agreements, cooperation in the energy sector, ways of expanding bilateral trade and restoration of banking ties.
The previous session of the joint commission was held in Pakistan on December 8, 2014, where Minister of Economic Affairs and Finance Ali Tayyebnia headed the Iranian delegation.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani visited Pakistan in March 2016 and agreed on a five-year strategic trade expansion plan with the aim of promoting bilateral trade to $5 billion.
Iran’s Ambassador to Pakistan Mehdi Honardoust reported in February that trade between Iran and Pakistan over the nine months to December 20, 2016, increased by 35% compared with the preceding year’s corresponding period to stand at $805 million.
Over the period, Iran exported $573 million worth of goods, including but not limited to propane, butane, tar, oil, gas derivatives and nuts to the neighboring country.

 

Short URL : https://goo.gl/ntnZSB
  1. https://goo.gl/sEZrDY
  • https://goo.gl/fnKsGc
  • https://goo.gl/rd10t0
  • https://goo.gl/YLHAne
  • https://goo.gl/W8m9z9

You can also read ...

Support for  Forex Measures
The head of Competition Council welcomed efforts made by the...
Yu Chang Hwang (L) and Mohammad Reza Bakhtiari
South Korea’s new ambassador to Iran, Yu Chang Hwang, said...
The looming crisis in the emerging markets, set off by the run on the Turkish lira, has had a more direct impact on the Iranian rial than anything the US has claimed.
Since the beginning of the fiscal 2018-19, the Iranian rial...
UK Firm: Progress Made With Iran Airport Contract
UK-based security solutions supplier Westminster Group said it...
Without Waivers, US Sanctions on Iran Will Cripple Iraq
Iraqi officials, struggling to form a new government months...
CBI: Currency Inflow Growing Steadily
Governor of the Central Bank of Iran said on Saturday that...
Uber in Talks to Buy Food-Delivery Company
Uber Technologies Inc. is in early talks to buy food-delivery...
Aston Martin Aims to Steer  Around Brexit to $6.7b IPO
Luxury British carmaker maker Aston Martin is seeking a price...

Add new comment

Read our comment policy before posting your viewpoints

Trending

Googleplus