LAHORE: A seven-member strong Austrian business delegation, belonging to different segments on Thursday had B2B meetings with their Pakistani counterparts.
Head of the delegation and Ambassador of Austria Mrs Andrea Wicke discussed ongoing bilateral trade with LCCI President Kashif Anwar, Senior Vice President Chaudhry Zafar Mahmood and Executive Committee Members.
LCCI President Kashif Anwar invited the delegates’ attention towards available opportunities.
The Ambassador said that economic ties are crucial because they improve interpersonal interactions, which in turn promote collaboration in all spheres of life. Austrian Ambassador Mrs Andrea Wicke made these remarks while addressing a gathering at the Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry along with Johannes Brunner, the Austrian Embassy’s Commercial Counselor and Trade Commissioner; she was also leading a delegation of businessmen from Austria who conducted B2B meetings with their Pakistani counterparts at LCCI.
LCCI President Kashif Anwar welcomed the distinguished delegation while Senior Vice President Chaudhry Zafar Mahmood and Head of Trade Office Muhammad Usman also spoke during the session.
Mrs Andrea Wicke added that collaborative efforts can take two-way trade to new heights and B2B meetings between the private sectors of the two nations can be extremely beneficial in this regard.
The Ambassador stated that connections between universities would encourage interactions.
Copyright Business Recorder, 2022