BUSINESS

Dr. Mirza Ikhtiar Baig met US CG with AmPak BDF Delegation

KARACHI – Dr. Mirza Ikhtiar Baig SVP FPCCI & Chairman AmPak Business Development Forum (Pakistan Chapter), led delegation of the forum to meet Consul General of USA JoAnne Wagner and her team to discuss forthcoming businessmen delegation to Houston, the Consul General was accompanied by John H. Gimbel IV Visa Consul, Gregory Meier Economic Chief, Mahreen Kashif Economic Specialist & Tashfeen Mehdi Commercial Officer, whereas  Nasser Wajahat, Turab Shah & Aminullah Hussani attended from AmPak business development forum.

Dr. Baig explained that the businessmen delegation to Houston is comprising of leading businessmen & women from diversified sectors, including builders & real estate developers who will be taking part in Trade Mission 2019 to be held in Houston from 27th till 30th April 2019. Pakistan Consulate Houston and Greater Houston Karachi Twin City Association will also be hosting meetings of the delegation with the business community in Houston.

US Consul General discussed ways & means to enhance bilateral trade and investment between US & Pakistan and assured their cooperation.

Dr. Baig appreciated, that the Senior Commercial Officer Mark Russell of US Embassy Islamabad would also be the part of the delegation attended Trade Mission. Dr. Baig thanked Nawaid Isa Founder President of the forum, JoAnne Wagner, Rod Pavlock Mayor of Orchard and KP George County Judge of Fort Bend for their support to the delegation. Dr. Ikhtiar Baig and the delegation presented a mural painting on women empowerment to US Consul General.