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Smita Sharma. New Delhi, April 24. India resetting ties with China does not imply Delhi will soften its position on Pakistan and terrorism sponsored from its soil, said sources. Questions are being raised if Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who will be in the same room with his Pakistani counterpart during ...
India is unlikely to participate in the 20th South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation ( SAARC) s ummit, scheduled to be held in Islamabad this year ... In 2016, in the wake of militant attacks, particularly the Pathankot and the Uri attack, India boycotted the 19th SAARC Summit which was to be ...

The 20th South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation Summit (SAARC) scheduled to be held in Islamabad is likely to be avoided by India. India is maintaining its diplomatic stand and is repeating its diplomatic move of boycotting the summit two years ago. India boycotted the 19th Summit ...
Apr 23, 2018-The recent change of government in Nepal as well as the flurry of South Asian Association of Regional Cooperation (Saarc) seminars and summits have led to the re-emergence of discussion concerning the South Asia Free Trade Area (Safta). But while these discussions focus on how Safta can be made ...
Apr 23, 2018-Prime Minister KP Oli has said that he had spoken with Indian and Pakistani leaders to restart the stalled Saarc process.Among others, the 19th Saarc Summit to be held in Pakistan has been put on hold for the past two years due to rivalry between India and Pakistan. There has been no progress since ...
Pakistan today accused India of "scuttling" the process to reconvene the SAARC summit in Islamabad and "holding hostage" the development and economic progress of the whole region. India has said that it was difficult to proceed with the South Asian Association of Regional Cooperation ...

Mentors of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation surprisingly turned every precept on its head. Since its inception, Saarc has been engaged more in superficial ostentation, less in resolution of the impediments that hinder a fruitful regional integration. So many ancillary bodies ...
The South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (Saarc) has proved to be anything but that. Whilst the concept of a regional grouping of nations to their mutual benefit remains sound as it was in 1985 when Saarc was founded, it has never reached its full potential. It has a vast ...
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Nepalese counterpart K P Sharma Oli discussed the stalemate over the summit of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (Saarc).
LAHORE - A two-day meeting of the special body of South Asian Association for Regional Corporation (Saarc) countries on "Chemical and Chemical Products" started at a hotel here on Monday. The meeting is being hosted by the Pakistan Standards and Quality Control Authority (PSQCA), which is ...
Capital goods manufacturer CNH Industrial Thursday announced the appointment of Raunak Varma as Country Manager for India & SAARC. Varma replaces Gabriele Lucano who will be leaving the company to pursue other interests. In his new role, Varma will be overseeing the company's operations in ...
... proposal was found not feasible and decided not to take it forward," said Union Minister of State for Personnel Jitendra Singh in a written reply. The South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) is a group of eight nations comprising Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, ...
Speaking to journalists after returning from 3-day “6th SAARC Business Leaders Conclave” held at Kathmandu, Iftikhar Malik, leader of Pakistan delegation said “SAARC countries of this region need to work together with a very strong business agenda to take advantage of our geographical proximity, ...
"A proposal of LTC facility to government employees to SAARC countries with a purpose to enhance people to people contact and boost relations in the SAARC region was examined by the government and after thorough examination of all aspects involved, the proposal was found not feasible and decided ...
In this context, governments of member countries of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (Saarc) must reconcile their visions and chart a course to expedite the process of regional integration. The overarching goal of deeper regional integration is to create a common marketplace where ...
This will provide intra-regional investment opportunities and encourage foreigners to pour capital in the region. This will ultimately create a virtuous cycle. The problem is that Saarc has a trend of failing to enforce such agreements. This practice must end if the economies of the region are to be integrated.
Addressing a plenary session at the sixth SAARC Business Leaders' Conclave that ended in the Capital today, Minister Khatiwada said that with the latest political development and achievements in Nepal, the entire country today has been focusing on business growth and investments and making Nepal ...

The economy has to be the most important agenda for the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (Saarc) nations despite political challenges and compulsions, businesses leaders said here at the Saarc CII Conclave on Sunday. “Economic agenda has to be the foremost important agenda for ...
Suraj Vaidya, President SAARC Chamber of Commerce and Industry, an apex body in the region, while talking to Vice President SAARC Chamber Pakistan chapter Iftikhar Ali Malik on Monday by telephone said that ministers of commerce and industry and scores of the top business leaders from all ...
Dr Shiva Misra, President of SAARC Surgical Care Society has announced this unanimous decision made at the Executive Committee meeting of this Surgical Organisation held today in Chennai based upon Dr Raghu Ram's academic track record reputation of a high order that he enjoys world over.
Breast surgeon and director for KIMS-Ushalakshmi Centre for Breast Diseases, Dr. P. Raghu Ram was appointed Chairman for International Affairs of SAARC Surgical Care Society for 2018-2020. The society represents interests of surgeons in eight South Asian countries, SAARC member nations.
ISLAMABAD: The three-day 6th SAARC Business Leaders Conclave would be held on March 16, at Kathmandu featuring direct one on one interactive discussions and deliberations between torch bearers and influential leaders of the South Asian economy. According to a press statement issued by SAARC ...
ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 12th Mar, 2018 ):The three-day 6th SAARC Business Leaders Conclave would be held on March 16, at Kathmandu featuring direct one on one interactive discussions and deliberations between torch bearers and influential leaders of the South Asian ...
Mar 12, 2018-The Sixth Saarc Business Leaders Conclave, which will bring together leading South Asian industrialists and entrepreneurs, will be held in Nepal ... The closing session of the event will also bring together commerce ministers of Saarc (South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation) member countries.
Breast surgeon and director for KIMS-Ushalakshmi Centre for Breast Diseases, Dr. P. Raghu Ram was appointed Chairman for International Affairs of SAARC Surgical Care Society for 2018-2020. The society represents interests of surgeons in eight South Asian countries, SAARC member nations.
The SAARC Chamber of Commerce and Industry has confirmed the meeting in the concluding session of the three-day SAARC Business Leaders' Conclave that is going to be held in the Capital. The ministerial council meeting of South Asian Free Trade Area (SAFTA) led by commerce ministers of member ...
Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi today met his Nepalese counterpart KP Sharma Oli here and discussed bilateral ties besides ways to revive the SAARC process. During the meeting, Abbasi said he was positive to take forward the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) ...
ISLAMABAD - A high level delegation of SAARC Chamber Pakistan chapter will participate in the forthcoming 3-days "6th SAARC Business Leaders Conclave" commencing from March 16 at Kathmandu, Nepal to promote trade among member countries and explore investment avenues. Vice President ...
In this context, this article argues the need for North-South cooperation through greater engagement between the EU and the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) to address protracted refugee situations. Despite criticism on its performance, the importance of SAARC cannot be ignored. This article ...
South Asian countries had formed the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (Saarc) in 1985 to promote economic development and deepen regional cooperation and integration. But this group of eight countries has not been able to collaborate effectively to solve various regional problems like ...
Pakistan and Nepal agreeing to revive the SAARC process has send alarm bells ringing in New Delhi. The visiting Pakistan Prime Minister, Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, met his Nepal counterpart KP Sharma Oli in Kathmandu and urged the leaders of Nepal to play their role as the chair of SAARC for early ...
Infrastructure Development Company Limited (IDCOL), a government owned financial institute, has been awarded with the SAFA Best Presented Annual Report Awards and SAARC Anniversary Awards for Corporate Governance Disclosures-2016 under Public Sector Entities category. This award has ...
ISLAMABAD: South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (Saarc) Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCI) is set to host its sixth Business Leaders Conclave (BLC) in Kathmandu, Nepal from March 16-18. The event will be organised in collaboration with Federation of Nepalese Chambers of ...
Under the theme “Unleashing Shared Prosperity through Economic Integration” 6th SAARC Business Leaders Conclave will be held from March 16 to 18 in Kathmandu, Nepal. Conclave will host business delegates, governments and ministers from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, ...
KATHMANDU: South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Chamber of Commerce and Industry is set to organize its sixth Business Leaders Conclave, in Kathmandu, Nepal on March 16-18, 2018. The event would be organized in collaboration with Federation of Nepalese Chambers of ...
Ahead of the ASEAN-India 25th year commemorative summit to be held this week, with all 10 leaders of the regional grouping to be chief guests at the Republic Day parade, Professor Mahbubani says SAARC has much to learn from ASEAN's success. You have recommended the Nobel Peace Prize for ...
One of Singapore's best known diplomats and now an academic, Kishore Mahbubani's latest book The ASEAN miracle advocates a Nobel peace prize for the regional grouping. Ahead of the ASEAN-India 25th year commemorative summit to be held this week, with all 10 leaders of the Association as chief ...
Secretary-General Sial was in India to attend the inaugural session of the International Conference of Women Entrepreneurs on "Innovation, Incubation and Industrialisation", in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, from January 17-19. Established in 1985, SAARC is among the primary organisations for ...
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan's High Commissioner to India Sohail Mehmood on Friday reaffirmed the country's commitment to keep on working for strengthening the SAARC as an effective instrument of regional cooperation in South Asia. He called on SAARC Secretary General Amjad Hussain Sial during latter's ...
VISAKHAPATNAM: In a bid to promote the products made by the women entrepreneurs in Nepal, the South Asian Women Development Forum (SAWDF) is eyeing the markets in the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) countries, its president Pramila Acharya Rijal has said.
ISLAMABAD - Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif Thursday said that Bangladesh was involved in sabotaging South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation Conference (SAARC) head of states moot in Pakistan. The foreign minister was responding to the questions of National Assembly (NA) members on ...
Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif has said that Bangladesh was involved in sabotaging a South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation Conference (SAARC) head of states conference in Pakistan, Express News reports. The foreign minster was responding to the questions of National Assembly (NA) ...
Like other meritorious students, she was shunted out for admissions in Bangladesh under South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) quota for MBBS course for students in India. The scholarships are being given annually due to the bilateral relations between India and Bangladesh.
Dr Katti informed about the benefits to exporting units in (SAARC) South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation countries. She said eight countries including India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Afghanistan, Maldives, Bhutan, Bangladesh and Nepal, all are neighbouring countries that share a lot of similarities in ...
Jammu: Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Friday made a rather ambitious suggestion: that Jammu & Kashmir be made a part of Silk Route, the gateway to Central Asia, and a state where SAARC countries can trade with one another in a common currency. Addressing the legislative council during the ...
On the December 9 and 10, 2017 a two-day international conference was organized at Mumbai University where participants from all eight South Asian countries gathered to discuss the topic "Changing Dynamic in SAARC: Challenges and opportunity in the Region”. It is a known fact that, despite ...
Jan 10, 2018-When the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (Saarc) was launched in 1985, a key issue in its integrated programme of action was environment and meteorology. Some significant steps were taken by the then leaders. These included the setting up of a technical committee for this specific arena ...
LAHORE - Students from Saarc countries on Monday appealed to the government to take measures for recovery of peace activist Raza Khan who has been missing since December 2. These students from different countries of the Saarc region live and study at the South Asian University jointly established ...
“Several SAARC Member States expressed their inability to participate in the 19th SAARC Summit that was scheduled to be held in November 2016 in Pakistan due to concerns arising from increasing cross border terrorist attacks in the region and growing interference in the internal affairs of member states ...
NEW DELHI- India has sidelined Pakistan, leaving it out from the list of Saarc member countries with which it will be connecting its state-of-the-art National Knowledge Network (NKN), reported The Economic Times on Wednesday. The NK Network will connect the six member countries of Saarc and enable ...


 

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