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The Consulate General would faciliate the ever growing Pakistani diaspora in Victoria, South Australia and Tasmania.
English
By
Zain Nabi

9 Aug 2017 - 3:18 PM  UPDATED 9 Aug 2017 - 3:20 PM

The Government of Pakistan has decided to establish a Consulate General in Melbourne., which would be formally launched by H.E. Ms Naela Chohan, on 12 August 2017.

The event coincides with the commemoration of the 70th Anniversary of Pakistan's Independence and the 70th year of the establishment of diplomatic relations with Australia.

It is an important occasion to underscore the interest of the Government of Pakistan to further strengthen the relations with Australia and to promote bilateral trade, investment and increased cooperation in education, agriculture and health sectors

"It is an important occasion to underscore the interest of the Government of Pakistan to further strengthen the relations with Australia and to promote bilateral trade, investment and increased cooperation in education, agriculture and health sectors," Ms Chohan said.

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