Pakistan, Afghanistan agree on promotion of trade, commerce


ISLAMABAD (Online): Pakistan and Afghanistan have agreed on multiple measures for the promotion of trade and commerce between the two neighbouring countries.

This development took place during a three-day visit of a Pakistani delegation led by Secretary Commerce Muhammad Sualeh Ahmed Faruqui to Kabul.

The two sides agreed to make all out efforts to launch luxury bus service between Peshawar and Jalalabad and Quetta and Kandahar by the end of next month.

It was also agreed that the difficulties in visa processing would be addressed through mutual coordination between Pakistan and Afghanistan.

The two sides also reaffirmed to maintain regular coordination for implementing these understandings and further expand economic cooperation.