Islamabad, July 23, 2014 (PPI-OT): Minister for Commerce, Engineer Khurram Dastgir Khan called on Mr. Lyonpo Norbu Wangchuk, Economic Affairs Minister of Kingdom of Bhutan on the sidelines of the 8th South Asian Free Trade Agreement (SAFTA) Ministerial Council Meeting today in Thimphu. The two Ministers discussed on deepening the good relations that the two countries already enjoyed.
They also discussed on enhancing trade between Pakistan and Bhutan which at present is very low. Engineer Khurram Dastgir Khan invited the Bhutanese Economic Affairs Minister to visit Expo Pakistan to be held later this year in Karachi to explore trade opportunities for Bhutan. Mr. Lyonpo Norbu Wangchuk suggested that Pakistan should invest in Bhutan and take full advantage of a liberal FDI regime.
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