Federal Minister for Commerce, Engr. Khurram Dastgir Khan held a gathering with the US Principal Deputy Particular Consultant to Pakistan and Afghanistan, Elizabeth Jones to debate the implementation standing of the Joint Motion Plan agreed upon within the talks held underneath the Commerce and Funding Framework Settlement (TIFA). US Ambassador to Pakistan Mr. Richard Olson was additionally current within the assembly.
The Minister appreciated the US Authorities for voting in Pakistan’s favor within the assembly of Board of Governors of World Financial institution on Dasu Dam. In the course of the assembly the Minister stated that the Joint Motion Plan was a proper step ahead in direction of enhancing commerce relations between the 2 international locations. Nevertheless, particular actions together with respective timelines have to be chalked out by the 2 sides to realize the specified aims.
The Minister additionally recommended the US Commerce Consultant’s continued help in holding profitable Enterprise Alternatives Conferences and stated that the third Pak-US Enterprise Alternatives Convention is scheduled for 2nd week of November this yr in Islamabad for which the 2 sides have began conferences at working stage.
Minister additionally mentioned the best way ahead on the MoU signed between the 2 sides throughout TIFA relating to Financial Empowerment of Girls Entrepreneurs in Pakistan, facilitation of Pakistani firms within the procurement processes of the US Authorities establishment and the prospects of personal US funding in Pakistan.
The Minister directed the Commerce Improvement of Pakistan to develop proposals to maintain a sustainable development in Pakistan’s exports to the US. A gathering between the representatives of Ministry of Commerce and US commerce representatives is anticipated proper after the month of Ramazan the place significant proposals to boost Pak-US commerce quantity is anticipated to floor.