ISLAMABAD: Paksian and Tajkistan have agree to further strengthen their mutual trade by facilitating traders of their respective countries.

This was agreed during a meeting held between Tajikistan Ambassador Sher Ali Water and Power minister Khwaja Asif here on Friday.

In the meeting, areas of mutual interest and cooperation in the fields of economy, trade, energy, defense and security came under discussion.

Both sides agreed that the Pakistani business community would be facilitated to participate in the forthcoming business exhibition being held in the last week of October in Dushanba.

The minister said that this was a golden opportunity for the introduction of Pakistani products in Tajkistan. Both hoped that the bilateral relation between the two countries would be strengthened further.