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Janjua, Pak-Afghan Business Delegation Discuss Trade Prospects

Janjua, Pak-Afghan Business Delegation  Discuss Trade Prospects

ISLAMABAD - A delegation of Pakistan-Afghanistan Joint Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday met National Security Advisor Lt Gen (R) Nasser Khan Janjua and discussed future prospects of bilateral relations.
Members of the delegation stressed upon the need for improving economic ties between the two countries. They highlighted the issues and problems due to the recent border
closure and requested to resolve the issue at the earliest.
The National Security Advisor said that economic interdependence could improve relationship between the two countries as security and economic security were the two sides of the same coin.
“Both countries collectively need to find solutions to defeat the menace of terrorism. Enemies of Pakistan across the border have affected our relationship and we must have an answer.”
He reiterated that both the countries were ready markets for each other and there was a need to take advantage of the available opportunities.
The NSA assured the delegation that their request of opening of borders would be given due consideration.  (APP)