PM inaugurates 9th Expo Pakistan exhibition

03:24 PM | 26 Feb, 2015
PM inaugurates 9th Expo Pakistan exhibition
KARACHI (Web Desk) – Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif inaugurated the four day 9th Expo Pakistan exhibition in Karachi on Thursday.

The exhibition is being attended by more than 1000 delegates from 75 countries of the world.

The four day mega event is showcasing the largest collection of export merchandise and services including textile, leather, agro food, ready made garments, jewelry, engineering, handicrafts, chemicals, surgical, sports goods, and pharmaceuticals.

The Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP) expects to get export orders of over $1 billion from the Expo.

Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif will also be attending.

PM Nawaz reached Karachi today on a one-day visit to review the implementation of decisions by the Apex Committee and to inaugurate the Expo.

According to sources, he is also likely to meet the family of late Justice Rana Bhagwandas to express his condolence.

The PM is expected to chair a high level meeting at Governor House with provincial ministers.

On February 16, the PM and COAS attended a Sindh Apex Committee meeting where it was decided that no stone will be left unturned to fully implement the national action plan.