ISLAMABAD: Overseas Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Thursday expressed hope that on account of constructive financial indicators, European Union (EU) will proceed Pakistan’s GSP Plus standing.
Talking at a luncheon organized for EU member nations’ ambassadors in Islamabad on Thursday, FM Qureshi stated that the Strategic Engagement Plan (SEP) will play an essential function in bettering bilateral relations and financial cooperation with EU.
He maintained that this plan will assist enhance commerce quantity and other people to individuals contacts. The overseas minister requested the EU ambassadors to evaluation journey advisory to Pakistan in view of improved safety scenario within the nation.
He stated that EU is the most important buying and selling companion of Pakistan. FM Qureshi apprised the ambassadors on the deteriorating scenario of human rights in occupied Kashmir, particularly after fifth of August. He stated India has put eight million individuals beneath siege within the occupied valley.
The overseas minister additionally apprised the ambassadors about Pakistan’s efforts in Afghan peace course of.
The ambassadors appreciated Pakistan’s function in bringing stability to its western neighbor.
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Earlier on December 3, Punjab Governor Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar had stated that Portugal will help Islamabad for getting extension in GSP-Plus standing, a facility that gives Pakistani merchandise an obligation free entry to the European market.
In a press release issued by the Governor Home, Chaudhry Sarwar had hoped that Pakistan will get extension in GSP-Plus standing.