ATTORNEY-GENERAL MEETS WITH NON-RESIDENT AMBASSADOR OF PAKISTAN

Caption:?Attorney-General presents Constitution to H.E. Mr. Abdul Malik Abdullah, the Non-Resident High Commissioner of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan. Photo: SUPPLIED.

His Excellency Abdul Malik Abdullah, the non-resident ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, made his farewell courtesy call on Attorney-General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum yesterday, 25 March.

During the meeting, the two made a serious commitment to fast track a double taxation avoidance agreement between Fiji and Pakistan.

The Attorney-General said that such an agreement would unlock Pakistan?s potential as a source-market of raw materials for the Fijian garment industry amongst a number of other benefits.

The Attorney-General also took the opportunity to brief the ambassador on Fiji?s progress toward the 2014 General Election.

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