Oct 28, 2001, 12:01 AM
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agreement aid economic of revival signs Germany Pakistan, economic of revival announced has Germany -- IRNA 28, Oct Islamabad, .year this marks million 50 provide will and Pakistan to aid in countries two the by signed was effect this to agreement An .Sunday on Islamabad the by given were matters economic on discussions the of Details for Minister German the and Aziz Shaukat Finance for Minister Pakistan a at Zeul Wieczorek Heidemarie Ms Development and Cooperation Economic .evening Sunday conference news joint minister finance the assistance, the of restoration Welcoming said He .come to years the in increase would amount the that hoped a country, partner priority a as Pakistan declared has Germany friendly its with has Germany that cooperation economic of category .countries developing debt mark million 100 offered also has Germany said Aziz Shaukat be would debt marks million fifty this, Of .sector social for swap .year next million fifty and year this grant to in converted and trade renewed has country her said minister German The for suspended was which Pakistan, for cover guarantee investment .years several and approved been has marks million 100 of ceiling a Initially, .requirements per as increased be would this for case Pakistan's support would Germany that announced She of revival the that hoped She .IMF and Bank World the at assistance sector social accelerate help would program swap debt and assistance .education and health particularly development for grant mark million 15 announced also minister German The for aside set already marks million 70 to addition in refugees Afghan providing be would Union European the together said She .purpose the .refugees Afghan for support mark million 700 for write-off debt of possibility about question a to Replying .further discussed be to needs matter the said she Pakistan, community world the said minister German the question another To face to alone Pakistan leaving by past the in mistake big a committed .problem Afghan the of consequences the in committed is it concerned is Germany as far as that assured She .Pakistan with cooperation enduring and sustainable TK/MMZ/AH End