Free Trade with Iran

January 21, 2016

The Premier and Army Chief’s diplomatic trip can be dubbed a success considering Pakistan’s apparent haste to initiate a free trade agreement (FTA) with Iran in the wake of lifting of sanctions on Tehran. All the fears of having to pick a side and turning down opportunities of bilateral trade with our neighbour are suppressed for now as the belligerent sides seemed to welcome Pakistan’s “sincere efforts”.

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Topics: TARIFF LIBERALIZATION REGIONAL INTEGRATION

Regions: IRAN PAKISTAN CENTRAL ASIA

Authors: THE NATION

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