RAWALPINDI, May 2 (APP): Iranian Ambassador, Mehdi Honardoost said on Monday that Pakistan and Iran had old history and were culturally, historically, linguistically and religiously attached with each other.
He said Pak Iran India gas pipeline project needed to be reactivated adding We had signed preferential trade agreement and it was operational since September 2006.
He said this while visiting Rawalpindi Chamber of Commerce and Industry here. The Ambassador said there were tremendous opportunities to improve trade relations between the two countries.
Pakistan he said was facing energy crisis and Iran with its electricity and gas was ready to help Pakistan to meet its energy shortage through cheap Iranian gas.