• Short Summary

    PAKISTAN'S PRESIDENT AYUB KHAN CALLED FOR AN EXPANSION OF TRADE BETWEEN PAKISTAN, IRAN AND TURKEY WHEN HE ADDRESSES THE MEETING OF THE REGIONAL CO-OPERATION FOR DEVELOPMENT (RCD) ORGANISATION IN ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN ON THURSDAY.

  • Description

    PAKISTAN'S PRESIDENT AYUB KHAN CALLED FOR AN EXPANSION OF TRADE BETWEEN PAKISTAN, IRAN AND TURKEY WHEN HE ADDRESSES THE MEETING OF THE REGIONAL CO-OPERATION FOR DEVELOPMENT (RCD) ORGANISATION IN ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN ON THURSDAY.

    RCD IS THE ORGANISATION FORMED BETWEEN THE THREE COUNTRIES FOR THE PURPOSES OF WELDING THE SOUTH-WEST ASIAN AREA INTO A SINGLE ECONOMIC BLOC. THE FOREIGN MINISTERS OF THE COUNTRIES WERE ATTENDING A TWO-DAY CONFERENCE OPENED BY PRESIDENT AYUB.

    THE MEETING WAS ATTENDED BY MR SHARIFUDDIN PIRZADA OF PAKISTAN MR I SHAN SABRI CAGLAYANGIL OF TURKEY AND MR ARDESHIR ZAHEDI OF IRAN.

    ONE OF THE SUBJECTS DISCUSSED BY THEM WAS THE SETTING UP OF JOINT INDUSTRIAL VENTURES BY THE THREE COUNTRIES, AND A COMMUNIQUE ISSUED AT THE END OF THE TALKS SAID THAT 13 SUCE PROJECTS HAD BEEN PUT FORWARD.

    THE MINISTERS HAD BEEN TOLD BY PRESIDENT AYUB THAT THEY SHOULD RECOGNISE THAT THEY COULD NOT COMPLETE WITH THE OUTSIDE WORLD ON EQUAL TERMS "THEREFORE IT IS ESSENTIAL THAT WE BUILD UP SPECIAL TRADE RELATIONSHIPS AMONGST OURSELVES."
    THE NEXT MEETING OF THE MINISTERS HAS BEEN FIXED FOR APRIL 14 NEXT YEAR, IN TEHERAN, THE IRANIAN CAPITAL.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2YOIM47D78N99V5ZY2UKUPZ9X
    Media URN:
    VLVA2YOIM47D78N99V5ZY2UKUPZ9X
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/08/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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