Sanjrani for enhancing economic ties between Pakistan-Oman


ISLAMABAD, Oct 18 (APP):Chairman Senate Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani Thursday stressed the need to further boost economic cooperation between Pakistan and Oman benefiting from the proximity of the two countries.
A ferry service between Gwadar and Muscat would help exploit the dividends of the economic activity getting momentum in the port city of Gwadar in wake of the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).
He expressed these views while talking to the Sheikh Mohammed Omer Ahmed Al Marhoon, Ambassador of Oman who called on him here at Parliament House.
Sadiq Sanjrani said that Pakistan and Oman shared many commonalities and should get benefit from the true potential of economic ties between the two brother countries.
He said that ferry service between the Gwadar and Muscat would not only enhance the trade volume but also facilitate tourists visiting different countries in the region.
He said that Pakistan was a gate way for the Oman to the Central Asian States and the Oman might facilitate Pakistan’s trade with European Union countries.
He said that Pakistan and Oman were enjoying very good Parliamentary linkages and should get benefit by supporting each other in economic, education and social sectors.
He said that exchange of Parliamentary delegations would steer the agenda to enhance bilateral ties and economic relationship.
He hoped that a high level parliamentary delegation of Oman would participate in Asian Parliamentary Assembly (APA) meeting being held in Gwadar in the last week of October.