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Makhdoom meets overseas Pakistanis in Caribbean.

KARACHI, August 11, 2009 (Balochistan Times): Commerce Minister Makhdoom Amin Fahim has assured Pakistani businessmen living in US Virgin Islands to explore trade opportunities for Pakistan in the Caribbean region. According to information reaching here Tuesday, the minister was responding the demand of prominent Pakistani businessmen in the Caribbean region. The traders and investors shared their experiences with the Minister and apprized him of the potential trade which needs exploration. The Minister assured them that the government would try its best to facilitate the overseas business community and help them exploring trade opportunities. Makhdoom also held meeting with head of Economic Development Authority (EDA) of the Virgin Island Percival Percy and other officials. They discussed bilateral trade and investment relations and premeditated the possibilities of potential trade. EDA laws allowing investors to access US market with greater ease and benefits, therefore the territory offers ample opportunities to businessmen, the Minister was told in the meeting.

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