The Diplomatic Society

 
  • Increase font size
  • Default font size
  • Decrease font size

Fourth Session of the Joint Commission between Pakistan and South Africa

 

Seated (l-r) High Commissioner Najm us Saqib of Pakistan, Dr. Anil Sooklal, Deputy Director General, DIRCO and Additional Secretary (ME&A) Mr. Amjad Hussain B. Sial of Pakistan

20 November 2014

The Fourth Session of the Joint Commission between Pakistan and South Africa was held in Pretoria at the Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO) on 19-20 November, 2014. The Pakistan side was led by Additional Secretary (ME&A) Mr. Amjad Hussain B. Sial while the South African side was headed by Dr. Anil Sooklal, Deputy Director General, DIRCO.

Underscoring the importance of having high level contacts between the two countries, to further strengthen ties, the two sides reviewed the entire gamut of bilateral relations and discussed possibilities of increasing cooperation in political, economic, trade, science and technology, culture, education, consular and community matters.

The Joint Commission expressed satisfaction at the progress made in the finalization of a number of bilateral agreements and MoUs and agreed to explore additional avenues of bilateral cooperation. Both sides also agreed to further increase trade and investment relations for the wellbeing of people of both the countries.

The two sides also shared views on the emerging regional and international situation and discussed ways and means of bringing peace and stability in South Asia and Sub Saharan Africa.

Both sides decided to hold the 5th Session of the Joint Commission in Islamabad in 2016 at mutually convenient dates.

High Commission of Pakistan

 


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
_________________________________________________

April 2017 Edition

_________________________________________________

Translater


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

South Africa vs Francophonie soccer tournament 29 March 2017 As part of the Festival de la Francophonie taking place in Pretoria this month, the Embassy of France in South Africa hosted a... <|> President Zuma reshuffles cabinet 31 March 2017 Pretoria – President Jacob Zuma has made changes to the National Executive in order to improve efficiency and effectiveness.“The changes bring... <|> Imbali Legacy Project founder empowers school in the Eastern Cape By Stella Sigcau 5 April 2017 Prominent Durban-based businesswoman, lawyer, social entrepreneur, leadership coach and founder of... <|> Enhancing relations between South Africa and the Central African Republic 6 April 2017 President Jacob Zuma hosted the President of the Central African Republic, His Excellency Professor... <|> 9th of April – Commemorating Victim’s Day April 9th has become an important date to Colombia over the past years, due to Law 1448 in 2011 – also known as the Victims Law – establishing it as... <|> Easing travel regulations between South Africa and Kenya 3 May 2016 South Africa and Kenya have announced measures that will make travelling between the two countries easier. South African Home... <|> Kgwebong Consulting Celebrates Partnerships for the Creation of Communities of Excellence By Kgomotso Kgoale 7 April 2017 Kgwebong Consulting, whose vision it is to Create Communities of... <|> Science, Technology and Environment Cooperation between South Africa and Argentina 6 April 2017 The Scientific and Technological Cooperation between South Africa and Argentina was further enhanced... <|> High Court on Dagga 6 April 2017 The Hemp, Dagga, Weed, Herb, Marijuana and a plant by any other name, Industrialisation report back presentation was full of positive excitement. Medicines,... <|> Transforming ballet in South Africa 10 April 2017 Transformation in ballet has a long way to go. In order to make the most of talent that is available in South Africa, talented dancers from all... <|>
© copyright 2011-2017| The Diplomatic Society| All Rights Reserved.