Negative list to be phased out by Dec 31


The deadline for phasing out of negative list is Dec 31 and progress is being made in this record. Talking to media, Federal Minister for Commerce Makhdoom Amin Faheem said this.
Earlier, he has presided over the ceremony of signing of Trade Agreements between Secretary Commerce of India and Secretary Commerce Pakistan here on Friday. Faheem informed that this is the 3rd meeting between the two secretaries. He appreciated the pace of the talks aimed removing hurdles and bottlenecks in the trade related talks.
The MoU’s signing are a testimony to the fact. He emphasized the fact that the wishes of public and business community will be taken into consideration.
He also asked the local industries and businesses to bring down consumer prices to facilitate people.
Mr. Amin Faheem also requested Pakistan people to protest peacefully against the blasphemous movie and not harm public and government property in the process.
Earlier on, Federal Minister for commerce Mr. Amin Faheem held a dinner in honour of the Indian delegation at local hotel here which was also attended by Indian High commissioner Bhaglay.