SAARC


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SAARC

abbreviation for
(Commerce) South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation
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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 Energy Center.
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 process.
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.