Country’s imports contract 18pc while exports jump 14pc in July.
Pak Afghan Ties
Pak Afghan Ties
A senior official in the FBR tells Dawn that the country needs to allow quota-based import of smuggling-prone items.
“Zalmay Khalilzad appreciated Pakistan’s wholehearted support to the process of peace."
Embassy in Kabul earlier announced that the number of visas issued to Afghanis will be restricted.
This marks the first time that the country’s top generals are accompanying the prime minister to a White House meeting.
Says blame-game contrary to the spirit of understanding between leaders of the two countries.
Talks had collapsed in September 2015 after Kabul insisted on including India in transit treaty negotiations.
President Alvi expresses Pakistan's resolve to assist Afghanistan during its post-war reconstruction phase.
President Ghani will also travel to Lahore during the two-day visit.
57 Afghan delegates attend conference to forward the Afghan peace process being held at Bhurban.
International community urged to support host countries and provide development assistance.
US diplomat meets Afghan president in Kabul.
Qureshi, Zaman review action plan for peace and solidarity.
"I hope the visit will be positive," says President Ashraf Ghani.
Premier reaffirms Pakistan's commitment to a peaceful Afghanistan, underlines support for an Afghan-led peace process.
Aasia Bibi has left the country, confirms FO spokesman.
Media reports claim that President Ghani may visit Islamabad after Eid.
Two exchange views on matters relating to peace, security and prosperity in Afghanistan and the region, says PM office.
Foreign minister says SBP governor, FBR chairman shown door over their performance.
Chief of the Army Staff Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa chaired the 221st Corps Commanders’ Conference at GHQ on Friday.
7 soldiers were injured while scores of terrorists were killed and injured, says ISPR.
Pakistan is hopeful its "sincere efforts" for peace in Afghanistan will prove successful, says Foreign Minister Qureshi.
"Nobody can defeat the friendly bonds between the two countries," says President Alvi.
Alice Wells lauds Islamabad’s efforts for regional peace, highlights need for cooperation to expand economic relations.
Zalmay Khalilzad and Alice Wells arrive in capital for delegation-level talks ahead of next Doha meeting with Taliban.
Export of goods to Afghanistan decline to $105.96m in March 2019, against exports worth of $166.85m in 2018.
"It is not right to seek an edge in dialogue through coercion," prime minister states.
Pakistan drops $500m WB-funded KPEC project.
Ali Muhammad Khan expresses hope that the hospital would be a "substantial contribution" to Afghanistan's health sector.
The premier stresses importance of intra-Afghan dialogue, reiterates desire for "good neighbourly relations" with Kabul.