APBF hosted a very interactive lunch in the honour of H. E. Stephen P. Knode Senior Commercial Officer – U.S. Commercial Service International Trade Administration June 15, 2016
APBF National Board hosted a very interactive lunch in the honor of H. E. Stephen P. Knode Senior Commercial Officer – U.S. Commercial Service International Trade Administration, H. E. Yuriy Fedkiw U. S. Consul General Lahore and H. E. Robert C. Newsome Political and Economic Chief U. S. Consulate Lahore to increase bilateral trade and business relationship between U. S. and Pakistan. APBF President Mr. Ibrahim Qureshi welcomed guests and appreciated their interest in the betterment and development of bilateral trade between U. S. and Pakistan. He further emphasized the need of B2B interaction and Private Sector Engagement between the businesses of two countries and urged that it needs to be supported by U. S. Government. He further elaborated that Pakistan is a country full of resources and opportunities, the only image needs to be improved and for that matter, U. S. Authorities can help Pakistan through regular interaction of business communities of the two countries. Mr. Syed Maaz Mahmood Secretary-General APBF, Mr. Agha Zafar Abbas, Mr. Mahmood Akhtar, Mr. Khurram Niaz, Mr. Asim Sheikh, Mr. Amir Munir, Mr. Asif Rafiq Rajwana, Dr. Saman Yazdani Khan, Mr. Nafees ur Rehman Barry, Mr. Khalid Malik, Mr. Waheed Qureshi and Mr. Mohsin Ali Jawa National and Lahore Members were present at the event.