President for promoting trade, business linkages with Singaporean businesses

ISLAMABAD  -  President Asif Ali Zardari has urged Pakistan’s High Commis­sioner to Singapore to work for the promotion of bilateral trade and business linkages with Sin­gaporean businesses, besides en­couraging them to benefit from Pakistan’s investment-friendly policies. Talking to Pakistan’s newly-appointed High Commis­sioner Ms Rabia Shafiq, who called on him, the President highlighted the need to explore opportunities for the export of Pakistani food and agricultural products to Sin­gapore. He added that Pakistan could become a steady source of food supplies for Singapore by exporting processed food items, such as poultry, meat, seafood etc. He also emphasized the need for exploring avenues to export Paki­stani manpower to Singapore and work for enhancement of bilateral cooperation in areas of Informa­tion Technology and agriculture.

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