There is no question that SAARC
has failed to come up to the great expectations with which it had been launched.
Leader of Pakistan delegation , SAARC
Chamber Senior Vice President Iftikhar Ali Malik Thursday said that all due efforts would be initiated to materialize the vision of 2030 besides accelerating our efforts towards forging closer bilateral and regional partnerships and economic integration within the subcontinent and beyond.
He expressed these views during a meeting with a delegation of prominent trade leaders led by SAARC
CCI Senior Vice President Iftikhar Ali Malik held here today.
According to details, an event is scheduled in Oslo on January 17th 2019 where ambassadors of SAARC
Countries, respective country organizations from the SAARC
region working on this issue and Norwegian government officials will be in attendance.
An Indian news agency quoted a source as saying that Shubham Singh, an official of the Indian High Commission in Pakistan, walked out of SAARC
Chambers of Commerce and Industry meeting after he learned that Azad Kashmir Minister Chaudhary Muhammad Saeed was also attending.
'Only through adhering to the principles of sovereign equality and mutual respect among member states, would we be able to guide Saarc
to our cherished goal of a prosperous and developed South Asian region,' Ms Janjua said at a ceremony held to commemorate the regional bloc's 34th Charter Day.
Ambassadors and representatives of the Missions of Member and Observer States of SAARC
, Heads and representatives of SAARC
Arbitration Council, SAARC
Chamber of Commerce and Industry, and SAARC
Energy Center, officers of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Pakistan and representatives of print and electronic media attended the ceremony.
She was speaking as chief guest at a ceremony organized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to celebrate the 34th SAARC
Charter Day in collaboration with the SAARC
Arbitration Council and SAARC
It was also agreed that Women Entrepreneurship Awards-2019 would be held in Colombo, Sri Lanka in March, 2019, says a press release issued by SAARC
CCi here Thursday.
Foreign Minister Qureshi said this to media after participating in an informal meeting of SAARC
'c council of Minister held on the sidelines of the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly taking place in New York.
He stated that the Member States should work in the spirit of brotherhood to achieve the objectives of SAARC
. Earlier, delivering his welcome remarks, the Secretary General of SAARC
said, 'Your Excellency's momentous visit is a testimony to the importance that you personally and the esteemed Government of Sri Lanka attach to the SAARC
In a speech during a visit to the SAARC
Secretariat here, Abbasi said Pakistan has always strived to make SAARC
a vibrant vehicle for regional cooperation based on the principle of sovereign equality.