Wednesday October 26, 2005
Pakistan, Indonesia Begin Free Trade Talks
ISLAMABAD, Oct 26 Asia Pulse - Pakistan and Indonesia have started talks on a framework agreement for a comprehensive economic partnership.
An official announcement said that a 10-member Indonesian delegation had arrived here to negotiate a draft trade agreement with their Pakistani counterparts.
The two countries will discuss the text of framework agreement, which should lead to a free trade agreement (FTA).
A roadmap for the future course of action, including the possibility of an early harvest programme (EHP), will also be finalized during the two-day talks.