Islamabad, May 28, 2012 (PPI-OT): Shri Vikramjit Singh Sahney, President SAARC CCI has appreciated the round of Secretary level talks between Interior Ministries of India and Pakistan, concluded in Islamabad yesterday, stating that continued dialogue will help resolving important issues, which will positively affect the economic cooperation between two neighboring countries as well entire South Asian region.
While appreciating the holding of talks, which concluded with the adoption of 23 point agenda, President SAARC CCI admired that both the Governments have demonstrated practical and earnest approach to discuss all issues in length including modalities for adoption of new Visa regime on bilateral basis.
He hoped that both Governments will soon announce the much desired flexible visa policy, which recommends one year multiple entry and multi-city visas for businessmen and provides relaxation for senior citizens and well as married persons living across the border.
Mr. Tariq Sayeed, Immediate Past President and Mr. Iftikhar Ali Malik, Vice President, SAARC CCI while sharing the same feelings, urged upon the Governments of India and Pakistan to exhibit greater will to bring two nations closer together. They were of the opinion that security issues should be dealt with improving monitoring system, which will positively affect the economic cooperation, the both countries are looking for.
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