Pakistan, Turkey to finalize FTA by September: President

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ONBOARD SPECIAL FLIGHT, April 15 (APP): President Mamnoon
Hussain on Friday said Pakistan and Turkey would finalize the Free
Trade Agreement (FTA) by September this year to further promote and encourage trade between the two brotherly countries.

“This issue came under discussion during my meetings with the
Turkish President and PM and we will finalise FTA by September 2016,” the President said while talking to mediapersons on board his special flight on way back to Islamabad from Istanbul.

The President, who represented Pakistan at the 13th Islamic
Summit of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation hosted by Turkey from April 14 to 15, was very hopeful about the results of Istanbul Summit.