US President Donald Trump has directly asked Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to buy farm products worth a ‘huge amount’, Kyodo News reported on Tuesday, citing unidentified Japanese and US government sources.
Pakistan Prime Minister’s Adviser on Commerce, Textile, Industries and Production said on Thursday that Pakistan honestly intends to expand trade ties with Iran despite major hurdle created by the US sanctions on Iran-Pakistan banking ties.
Pakistan Ambassador to Iran Rifat Masood said on Wednesday that security of borders and fortifying them as well as economic cooperation are among major issues to be pursued during Pakistani prime minister’s visit to Tehran.
India plans to resume settling trade with Iran under a regional clearing house system after a gap of five years, the government said on Wednesday, as New Delhi seeks to promote trade ties with Tehran following the lifting of sanctions.
President Hassan Rouhani said here on Tuesday evening before leaving for Turkmenistan that increased trade ties with Iran's northern neighboring country till achieving a satisfactory status is one of his visit's goals.