‘Pak-US understanding needed to tighten economic ties

Friday, January 6th, 2012 7:30:04 by

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LAHORE: A greater understanding amongst the business communities of Pakistan and the United States is direly needed to further strengthen the trade and economic relations.
This was stated by Pakistani US National Shahid Ahmed Khan while delivering a lecture on “Building Bridges through Businesses” here at the Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
Shahid Khan, who is a recognised authority on South Asian Affairs and profoundly knowledgeable about the real challenges, said that the business communities on both sides could be instrumental in creating partnerships and improved people-to-people contacts. He said Pakistanis living in the US could be very useful as a voice to reckon with in the policy making circles in Washington.
He said that the government should work out a proper plan to utilise the Pakistanis living in the United States as they are very influential in that society and have their say in policy formulation.
He said that the United States of America is interested in the progress and prosperity of Pakistan and not the other way round. Therefore, the Pakistanis should make their all out efforts to initiate joint ventures with their counterparts in the United States.
He told the participants that Pakistani businessmen need to develop systems to…
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