KARACHI: Consul General of Russia here, Alexander G.Khozin on Wednesday called on Chairperson, Sindh Board of Investment, Naheed Memon and discussed the matters of mutual interest. He informed that Sindh-Saint Petersburg Agreement on Mutual Cooperation would be signed in Petersburg in October 2017. The Governor Petersburg and Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah would sign this historical document, says SBP statement.
SBP Chairperson, on this occasion, recalled that former prime minister of Pakistan and former chairman of PPP Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto gave momentum to friendship between the two countries and Pakistan Steel Mills was a symbol of this relationship.
She said Pakistan Peoples Party government of Sindh wanted to further strengthen friendly ties with Russia and its people so that the two sides could benefit from each other’s expertise and potential. Russian Consul General said that for the proposed signing ceremony in Petersburg, Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has been formally invited. He said, a business forum would also be held, on the sideline.