Islamabad: Mr. S. Muneer, President, India-Pakistan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (IPCCI) has hailed the visit of Mr. Asif Ali Zardari, President of Pakistan to India. Mr. Muneer said that the visit was a positive sign and reflection of the desire of Pakistan that it would like to have very cordial and friendly relationship with India. He said that the talks between Mr. Asif Ali Zardari, President of Pakistan and Dr. Manmohan Singh, Prime Minister of India covered a long range of issues and the declaration of the talks has given an indication that both the Governments are now serious to find practical and pragmatic solution to all issues, which will open a new era of cooperation and friendship.
He further said that the most important outcome of the bilateral talks was that both the national leaders have emphasized on the improvement people to people contacts, restrictions of visa agreement and expansion of bilateral trade.
Mr. S. M. Muneer also welcomed the decision of Dr. Manmohan Singh to visit Pakistan on the invitation of President of Pakistan. He said that the long awaited visit of Dr. Manmohan Singh will go a long way in promotion of bilateral trade relations in all fields particularly the two countries will come closer in economic ties and direct trade relations, eliminating the involvement of 3rd countries and NTBs.
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