Pakistan to host 1st Speakers’ conference with Iran’s presence

Islamabad, Dec 22, IRNA - National Assembly of Pakistan is set to host 1st Speakers’ conference with the presence of Iran on December 24 in Islamabad to discuss and address the challenges of terrorism and inter-regional connectivity.

Iran's Parliament speaker Ali Larijani will lead the Iranian delegation and speakers of Afghanistan, China, Pakistan, Russian Federation and Turkey are also expected to participate in the conference along with their respective parliamentary delegations.

The elected parliamentary leaderships of the six nations are coming together along with experts to delve and ponder the common key challenges as well as to explore new avenues for increased dialogue and connectivity for development.

The joint meeting will explore all avenues of securing peace within all six countries as well as among them through creation of a framework of dialogue and enhanced connectivity to consolidate people-to-people as well as state-to-state relations and expand same to a day-to-day interdependence viz-a-viz banking, energy generation, trade, tourism and commerce.

It emphasizes need to develop not only road connectivity but setting up banks, gas and oil pipelines and promoting economic and trade ties.

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