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The First Public Private Dialogue (PPD) on Services Sector Export Development Strategy for Pakistan took place in Islamabad on 27 October 2011 within the framework of the EU-funded Trade Related Technical Assistance (TRTA II) programme. Over 120 participants from public…

Participants of the Training workshop Testing laboratories have to meet all the management and technical requirements stipulated in ISO 17025 International standard to gain recognition globally through accreditation. This was explained by Dr. Upali Samarajeewa, international expert in Laboratory Accreditation,…

A three day training course from 26-28 September, 2011 on trade policy formulation and competitiveness analysis was conducted at Pakistan Institute of Trade and Development (PITAD) under the Trade Related Technical Assistance (TRTA II) programme. The TRTA II programme is…

The Ministry of Science and Technology (MoST) of Government of Pakistan recently appointed a new Federal Secretary, Mr. Akhlaq Ahmad Tarar, to head the Ministry as of 09 July 2011. In this regard, the Secretary requested Mr. Zawdu Felleke Chief…

   This second issue of Trade Time provides information on progress made in developing competitive capacity in Pakistan’s export sector within the framework of the Trade Related Technical Assistance (TRTA II) programme funded by the European Union (EU) and implemented…

The Public Private Dialogue Steering Committee (PPDSC) established under the EU funded TRTA II programme met on 13 April 2011 for its first meeting in the Ministry of Commerce. The Committee has been established with the objective to steer the process of…