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Pak-Saudi relations gaining strength

  Bilateral relations between Pakistan and Saudi Arabia have reached it zenith during the last few months. There were high-profile visits from both sides and the two countries have developed relations on a number of fields. During the recent visit, the government of two sides agreed to take advantage of the opportunities available in the two countries for expanding and improving investment, trade, energy, infrastructure development, agriculture, human resource and …

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Saudi Arabia – One of the largest trade partners of Pakistan

  Trade figures of last ten years reveal that Saudi Arabia is one of the largest trade partners of Pakistan. Besides bilateral trade between the two countries, Pakistan is the major recipient of workers remittances estimated over $4.1 billion in 2013 while the trend of home remittances indicate further increase in remittances from Saudi Arabia. It is important to note that the new democratic government in Pakistan has much better understanding with Saudi government, which is …

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Pak-Saudi economic cooperation

  Historically Saudi Arabia has been extending extensive aid, grant assistance to Pakistan, but economic cooperation between the two countries has remained far from satisfactory. Some of the critics applaud this brotherly attitude, but say that Saudi stance has been contrary to an old saying ‘don’t give me fish, but teach me how to catch a fish’. However, others say that since the cooperation has been between the two states …

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Pakistan played an eye catching smart role amidst the muslim world in defusing situation between Iran-Saudi Arabia

  Pakistan and Iran being close neighbors can supplement each other in achieving economic goals Over $10bn trade potential exists between the two nations Interview with Mehdi Sobhani, Consul General of Islamic Republic of Iran Discussing the economic relations between Iran and Pakistan, Mehdi Sobhani said in an interview that sanctions caused a decline of two way trade between Iran and Pakistan from $1 billion to $200 million, but after …

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