JBA president calls for boosting economic relations with Pakistan

تم نشره في Thu 10 April / Apr 2014. 09:56 AM - آخر تعديل في Thu 10 April / Apr 2014. 09:57 AM

AMMAN – The president of the Jordanian Business Association (JBA), Hamdi Tabaa, called for promoting economic and investment ties between Jordan and Pakistan.

During a meeting with Pakistani Ambassador to Jordan Ahsan Azhar Hayat, Tabaa urged Pakistani businessmen to visit Jordan to look into the available investment opportunities and discuss means to boost trade exchange between the two countries.

He said the JBA was ready to provide all facilities and data that would help Pakistani businessmen to set up investment projects in the Kingdom and benefit from the free trade agreements signed by Jordan with various economic blocs.

They also discussed the possibility of establishing a Pakistani plant to produce fertilizers in the Kingdom and export these to the Pakistani market.

The ambassador stressed the need to further boost economic ties between the two countries and increase the trade exchange which did not exceed $6 million last year. (Petra)