Signing of an Agreement on Economic, Scientific and Technical Cooperation between Pakistan and Romania

Islamabad: Pakistan and Romania signed an Agreement on Economic, Scientific and Technical Cooperation on Monday 12th September, 2011. Mr. Abdul Wajid Rana, Secretary Economic Affairs Division signed the Agreement on behalf of Government of Pakistan whereas Romanian Ambassador Mr. Emilian Ion signed on behalf of Romanian Government.

The Agreement shall promote cooperation between the two countries in the fields of industry, agriculture, forestry, energy sector, research and development, telecommunication, computing and informatics, transport, logistics, environment protection, tourism, investment promotion, SME cooperation, education, health case and science and technology.

Under the signed Agreement, Pakistan-Romania Joint Commission would be set up. The Commission will work for identification of new development opportunities, develop proposals for economic cooperation of the government institutions, as well as establish ad-hoc or permanent expert working groups and committee of both countries.

The Commission shall hold its meeting at least once a year alternately in Pakistan and Romania and will review progress of decisions undertaken in the previous meetings.

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