Oct 8, 2018, 2:39 PM
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Iran envoy invites Pakistani entrepreneurs

Islamabad, Oct 8, IRNA - Consul General of Iran in northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar, Muhammad Baqir Beigi has said that Iran would welcome investors from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province for business in Iran.

He was talking to industrialists from the Hattar Industrial Estate during a meeting in the office of the Hattar Industrialists Association.

The envoy said Iran and Pakistan had been enjoying brotherly relations for decades, which could further be strengthened by better bilateral trade.

He said Iran was ready to cooperate with Pakistan in all sectors of development, trade and the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) Project.

The envoy said there was need for discouraging trade sanctions between the two countries.

President of the Hattar Industrialists Association Malik Ashiq Awan briefed the Iranian diplomat about the industrial activities at the industrial estate, the second biggest industrial zone of the province.

Earlier, the envoy attended the Annual Husainia Conference at a local hotel.

He said anti-Islam forces were busy weakening Muslims by fanning sectarianism and therefore, Muslims should unite to fight them.

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