Pakistan, Korea inch toward free trade agreement

270

ISLAMABAD, Feb 14 (APP): Pakistan and South Korea are striving to  launch a free trade agreement (FTA) following an ongoing feasibility  study hoping to capitalize on each other’s geostrategic leverage,  Pakistan’s envoy to Korea said. In an interview with The Korea Herald, Pakistani Ambassador Zahid Nasrullah Khan highlighted the policy of prioritizing trade and investment with Korea since Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif took office in 2013.