Welcome Dinner/Reception in Honor of H.E.Mr. Peter Claes, Belgian Ambassador to Pakistan

Pakistan Belgium Business Forum (PBBF) organized a dinner reception to welcome newly appointed Belgian Ambassador to Pakistan H. E. Mr. Peter Claes, on Wednesday 5th December, 2012 at local hotel. H.E. Mr Claes was accompanied by Dr Stephane Mund (First Secretary) and Mr Abid Husain (Trade Commissioner).

Mr. Sameer Hamid Dodhy, President, PBBF welcomed H. E. Mr. Claes and pointed out that H.E Mr Claes is no stranger to Pakistan. He was posted in Islamabad during 1995-1998 as the First Secretary in Islamabad and has many old friends in Pakistan.

H. E. Mr. Peter Claes in his address thanked PBBF for organizing a function in his honor. He stated that he had wonderful memories of Pakistan. He stated that Pakistan had an incredible potential and that he would do his utmost to promote trade and investment.

Mr. Mohammed A. Rajpar gave the vote of thanks and underscored the significance of strengthening and expanding economic and trade relations between Pakistan and Belgium.

Several dignitaries and eminent businessmen, members of PBBF and representatives of print and electronic media attended the welcome dinner reception.