4th Pak-Tajikistan JMC meeting to be held in Dushanbe from Feb 9


Pakistan and Tajikistan have agreed to organize 4th meeting of the Tajikistan-Pakistan Joint Ministerial Commission (JMC) from February 9 to 12 at Dushanbe.This was decided in a meeting held here Saturday between Federal Minister for Water and Power Raja Pervez Ashraf and Ambassador of Tajikistan Dr. Zubaydullo N. Zubaydov.They discussed the CASA-1000 power project, trilateral trade agreement among Pakistan-Afghanistan and Tajikistan, direct road link from Pakistan to Tajikistan via Wakhan, direct PIA flights from Pakistan to Tajikistan, forthcoming visit of Tajik President to Pakistan in March and various matters of bilateral cooperation to further enhance economic ties between the two countries.

The Minister said Pakistan gives top priority to its historic relations with Tajikistan.
He said that the decisions in the upcoming 4th JMC meeting will open new vistas between two countries and further strengthen the bilateral relations.