A day long workshop on Economic Diplomacy was held at the FSA. Dr. Safdar Sohail, Executive Director (CPEC Think Tank) and Dr. Muhammad Irfan, Deputy Secretary WTO at Ministry of Commerce conducted two sessions each on the following topics:- 1. The Multilateral trading system - how it works; Pakistan's obligations and engagements 2. Pakistan's bilateral trading arrangements and initiatives - what considerations for economic diplomacy 3. The China-Pakistan Economic Cooperation plan (CPEC) - initiatives, prospects and road for strategic economic partnerships 4. Pakistan's Missions abroad and their role in promoting Trade and Economic prosperity. Functions of the trade officer, economic initiatives and strategic engagement.
A few pictures of the event are below:-