Government of Pakistan has lifted certain sanctions on Iran
Government of Pakistan has lifted sanctions on Iran pursuant to UN Security Council Resolution 2231. The modalities for lifting of sanctions were finalized in an inter-ministerial meeting chaired by Minister of Finance, Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar on 19-02-2016.
A formal notification has been issued to this effect by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs after the meeting. This would revive economic and commercial relationship between Pakistan and Iran, including in the areas of trade, investment, technology, banking, finance and energy.