STAFF REPORT IBD: Canadian High Commissioner Greg Giokas, during his recent three-day visit to Karachi, held extensive discussion with Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah and experts to mull over ways to improve Pakistans agriculture.
During his separate meetings with the CM, Greg expressed his countrys desire to share expertise in economic development with special emphasis on providing technical know-how to Pakistans agriculture sector.
He said that Canadian agriculture exports now exceeded to $47billion as a result of comprehensive policy development, private investment and meaningful consultation with sectoral stakeholders.
Greg Giokas said Canada and many friends of Pakistan wished only for its increased economic prosperity and stability.
The agriculture sector could be a strong pillar for economic Pakistans development and its excellent agriculture sector “is well positioned to be a leader in economic development in the region.
There is every reason for Pakistan to succeed,” he added