Syria Wants Stronger Trade, Economic Ties With Pakistan: Envoy
Sumaira FH Published January 26, 2022 | 08:21 PM
Ambassador of Syria to Pakistan, Dr. Mazen Obeid said that his country wanted stronger trade and economic ties with Pakistan as both countries have good potential to enhance cooperation in many fields for their mutual benefit
ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 26th Jan, 2022 ) :Ambassador of Syria to Pakistan, Dr. Mazen Obeid said that his country wanted stronger trade and economic ties with Pakistan as both countries have good potential to enhance cooperation in many fields for their mutual benefit.
He stressed that the private sectors of both countries should participate in each other's exhibitions to explore new avenues of business collaboration.
He said that Pakistan could provide many products to Syria including raw material of medicines, surgical instruments, food products, IT products and service and solar panels to overcome power shortage.
He said that many products of Pakistan including marble and granite, pharmaceuticals, leather goods, food products, steel, cement, IT, light engineering could find a good market in Syria and it should import these products from Pakistan.
He also discussed various issues relating to exploring and activating venues of bilateral cooperation in commerce and economic fields.
He termed the resumption of direct flights between Pakistan and Syria by PIA an important step towards activating bilateral trade and encouraging exchange of business delegations in order to explore all untapped areas of mutual cooperation.
He stressed that both countries should focus on joint ventures, investment projects, commercial deals, and organizing exhibitions to further improve business relations.
Jamshaid Akhtar Sheikh Senior Vice President and Muhammad Faheem Khan Vice President also gave many useful proposals to boost trade ties between both countries. Saeed Khan, Ali Akram Khan, Hamayun Kabir, Sheikh Ejaz, Akhtar Hussain, Muhammad Shabir, Khalid Chaudhry and others were also present at the occasion.