France expresses desire to enhance trade ties with Pakistan


Speaker National Assembly Sardar Ayaz Sadiq says unified and collective action against terrorism is the only solution to root out the global menace.

Talking to French Ambassador Martine Dorance in Islamabad on Tuesday, he said terrorism has no religion, and not a single country in the world can claim immunity from terrorism.    

The Speaker said Pakistan seeks to add concrete substance to its ties with France and urged the French Ambassador to consolidate Pak-France trade relations.      

French Ambassador Martine Dorance endorsed Ayaz Sadiq's proposal for expansion and diversification of trade relations.     

She said Pakistan's steadfast endeavors to root out terrorism offers lessons for the people of France, who have witnessed a recent spate of terrorist attacks on their soil.