PR Islamabad - Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) Pakistan held a pre-departure meeting for 15 high-level government officials for country focused training programme on “Economic Development Strategy” scheduled to be held on October 6th-22nd, 2016 in Korea. The intended training programme aims to provide useful insight and guideline on economic development by sharing Korea’s economic development experience and to strengthen policy making and implementation capacity of Government officials from Pakistan.

Addressing at the occasion, newly arrived Country Director KOICA Chung Jong-hyok welcomed the participants and said that the training will be focused on enhancing vision of you on socio-economic development of Korea and I hope you can learn and apply those lessons for sustainable development of Pakistan and fostering Korea-Pakistan bilateral and development cooperation.

The participants from Planning commission, Economic Affairs, Capital Administration and Establishment division assured their support for strengthening ties between Pakistan and South Korea and paid their gratitude to the Korean government for offering this much needed training program.

Abdul Rahman Khan and Mohsin Khan Programme coordinators of KOICA briefly introduced the courses and orientate participants about the Pre- Departure logistics of the training programme.