Friday, January 15, 2021
Home World Sri Lanka and Pakistan inaugurate mega Trade Expo in Colombo to strengthen...

Sri Lanka and Pakistan inaugurate mega Trade Expo in Colombo to strengthen Economic and Trade ties

Columbo, Jan 13, 2017: Sri Lanka and Pakistan on Friday inaugurated a mega trade expo in capital Colombo to strengthen economic and trade ties between the two countries.

The trade expo, the largest-ever of its kind, organised by Pakistan outside the country, has seen the participation of 156 companies.

Please Follow NewsGran on Facebook To Get Latest Updates!

Speaking at the inauguration, High Commissioner of Pakistan Major General Syed Shakeel Hussain said the event should work as a catalyst for synergising deeper economic relations between the two countries.

The Ambassador said that Pakistan is a country of 200 million people with nearly $50 billion imports.

He urged the Sri Lankan government to explore Pakistan as a market for Sri Lankan goods and services.

ALSO READ: Choose Correct Diet And Workout To Stay Motivated: Actor Sunny Singh

Sri Lanka’s Minister for Plantation Industries, Navin Dissanayake said that the importance of collaboration between Sri Lanka and Pakistan had increased tremendously in modern times for promoting cultural, civilisational and trade dialogue.

The expo features leading Pakistani companies and manufacturers of Engineering Products, Auto Parts, Agro Products, Textile & Clothing, Designer Wear, Handicraft & Traditional Textiles, Pharmaceuticals, Cutlery, Furniture, Carpets, Marble and Services. (IANS)



Most Popular

Study: Lack Of Managers Leads To Business Failures In India

Most firms in India and other developing countries are family-owned and often shun outside managers and that is why even successful businesses fail to...

Clovia: The Ayurvedic Solutions For Personal Care

A new solution-based personal care range, 'Clovia Botaniqa', was launched, especially for mothers. The products are based on Ayurvedic formulation comprising of oils, body...

Bursting The Myth: Violent Video Games May Increase Violent Behavior

A plethora of theories has been proposed to support the stance that playing violent video games results in increased aggression and violence. However, researchers...

Home Remedies To Deal With Different Stomach Aches

Stomach ache or abdominal pain can be cramped, achy, dull, sharp, or intermittent. The common causes of stomach ache include constipation, diarrhea, acid reflux,...

Metformin: An Ease For Covid Patients With Diabetes

Use of the diabetes drug metformin -- before a diagnosis of Covid-19 -- is associated with a threefold decrease in mortality in Covid-19 patients...

83 Percent Of Single Indians Are Comfortable Meeting Up In-Person

Virtual dating is the new norm in India, but real-life connections will pick pace post-pandemic, reiterates Bumble's recent nationwide survey. After connecting with people...

Discrimination causes Anxiety and Mental Disorders, Says Study

Regardless of genetic risks, exposure to discrimination in life plays a significant role in developing anxiety and related disorders, suggests a new study. Published in...

As Cimate Change Impact Intensifies, Nations Must Urgently Step Up Actions or Face Costs: UNEP

As temperatures rise and climate change impacts intensify, nations must urgently step up action to adapt to the new climate reality or face serious...

Recent Comments