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Ambassador of Somalia H.E. Khadija Mohammed Almakhzoumi and Dr. Syed Mohammed Anwer, President of Maritime Study Forum.

A New Era in Pakistan Somalia Relations Underway

By Syed Abdullah Anwer 2019-09-28 22:41:52

Ambassador of Somalia H.E. Khadija Mohammed Almakhzoumi says her country wants to further strengthen relations with Pakistan, especially within the maritime sector.  Almakhzoumi was speaking in a meeting with Dr. Syed Mohammed Anwer, President of Maritime Study Forum (MSF), an organization dedicated to being a leading platform for generating policy-oriented dialogue, facilitating trade deals and conducting research and analysis on national, regional and global maritime domains. The meeting took place among the series engagements between the MSF and African State...

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Dr. Syed Mohammed Anwer, President Maritime Study Forum, presenting the shield of honor to Professor Julius Kibet Bitok, High Commissioner of Kenya to Pakistan.

Recalibrating Pakistan-Kenya Relations

By Syed Abdullah Anwer 2019-09-14 17:25:00

Kenya is increasingly emerging as a regional hub of economic activity, especially after the formation of the East African Community, said Professor Juilus Kibet Bitok, High Commissioner of Kenya to Pakistan while meeting with Dr. Syed Mohammed Anwer President of the Maritime Study Forum in Islamabad. Kenya’s location is crucial for Pakistan’s “Look to Africa” plan, says Anwer. The plan was formulated by the Maritime Study Forum in early 2019 as a concept map for the public and private Pakistani...

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Dr. Syed Mohammed Anwer, President Maritime Study, Forum presenting shield to HE Soobadar Rashidally, Mauritian High Commissioner to Pakistan.

Emerging Pakistan-Mauritius Maritime Relations

By Syed Abdullah Anwer 2019-09-09 03:30:00

A new dynamism is needed in maritime relations and trade exchanges between Pakistan and Mauritius, says the Mauritian High Commissioner in Pakistan, Soobadar Rashidally. Mauritius has had diplomatic relations with Pakistan since 1968, soon after its independence, but the two countries do not have much joint economic activity even though there is a Pakistani diaspora there.  Rashidally met with Dr. Syed Mohammed Anwer, President of the Maritime Study Forum, in Islamabad on September 3 to discuss mutual interests between two...

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Pakistan's Maritime Study Forum Organizes Summer School 2019

By Syed Abdullah Anwer 2019-09-04 17:38:53

Pakistan is an important maritime state in the Western Indian-Ocean region naturally endowed with an approximately 1,050 kilometer long coastline and an Exclusive Economic Zone covering about 240,000 square kilometer. The country faces an array of challenges while trying to cash into its Maritime and Blue Economic potential.  The Cohort-II of the Maritime Summer School 2019 (August Session in Islamabad) was intended to address the huge national, regional and global maritime economic situation regarding the ‘Gross Marine Product’ of the...

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