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SAARCSouth Asian Association for Regional Cooperation
SAARCSouthern Africa Alliance of Reformed Churches (est. 1989)
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Almas Hyder said they had to bring an emphatic change in the mutual trade among the SAARC member states as being done in the European Union.
He said, We should improve understanding to get trade and economic scenario within the SAARC region better.
Vice President SAARC CCI Pak chapter Iftikhar Ali Malik, former SAARC CCI presidents Vikramjit Singh Sahney (India) and Anis Ul Haq (Bangladesh) said that willingness expressed publically by both the prime ministers to discuss the core issues, bedeviling bilateral relations, was a positive reflection of their thoughts, which was drastically required to make SAARC as an effective platform.
When we speak of SAARC we hear two reactions, I'm sorry to say.
The Foreign Secretary is presently in Kathmandu to represent Pakistan in the SAARC Standing Committee Meeting followed by the SAARC Council of Ministers Meeting on November 25 which will be attended by the Adviser to the Prime Minister on National Security and Foreign Affairs.
A Tour Operators Conclave was convened by the Ministry of Tourism, Government of India in New Delhi earlier this month, and in the conclave tour operators were urged to work with each other to promote tourism in the SAARC nations.
The cultural diversity of the SAARC region is unique, and the combination of scenic landscapes, natural beauty, and ethnic multiplicity - only add to its international appeal.
All Vice Presidents and the Executive Committee Members, while appreciating the efforts of SAARC CCIN, reaffirmed their commitment to further strengthen the SAARC CCI Permanent Headquarters in Pakistan.
He said the main focus of SAARC moot was terrorism and all member states resolved to work unitedly to send a strong massage to the terrorists.
Man Mohan Singh, Bhutanese Prime Minister Thinley, Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and Pakistani Prime Minister Syed Yousaf Raza Gillani, government heads under the SAARC, are taking part in the summit.
The visiting SAARC consultant has expressed the hope that a large number of delegations comprising senior officials of departments associated with the administration of foreign trade and industry, were likely to visit Pakistan on the occasion of the forthcoming SAARC summit.
During a four-day meeting that concluded in Kathmandu on Friday, they reached broad agreement on the provisions of the framework, but left work on finalizing the treaty framework to a concluding session to be held ahead of the 12th SAARC summit in Pakistan next January, the press release issued by the SAARC Secretariat said.