ISLAMABAD- Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has called for improvement in trade relations between Pakistan and Russia. He was chairing a meeting of the Committee formed by the Prime Minister to resolve long standing trade issues between Pakistan and Russia in Islamabad on Monday. The Finance Minister said both governments have expressed their resolve to overcome the issue and promote the trade relations. He said the Russian side is interested in investing in Railway, oil and gas exploration and steel manufacturing industry in Pakistan. Commerce Minister Khurram Dastgir Khan emphasized on a definite timeline for resolution of the dispute and informed that the Commerce Ministry is vigorously pursuing the efforts.
Finance Minister Ishaq Dar said all concerned Ministries should be on one page and work for honorable resolution of this issue. He said the solution should be win-win situation for both the Russian Government and our businessmen.