Economic Department [fr]
|Telephone :||(+92) 51 201 14 14|
|Fax :||(+92) 51 201 14 00|
The Economic Service of the Embassy of France in Pakistan forms part of the international network of the Ministry of Economy and Finance and comes under the Directorate General of the Treasury and Economic Policy. It is headed by an Economic and Financial Counselor, who discharges the duties of counselor of economic affairs to the Ambassador.
Its mandate consists of informing the State, government organizations and companies about international economic, commercial and financial matters concerning Pakistan. It also involves promoting the interests of France in Pakistan and contributing to the exercise of the missions of the Directorate General of the Treasury and Economic Policy.
The activities of the Economic Service:
macroeconomic and financial analysis, keeping track of sectorial changes of the Pakistani economy, follow-up of trade and foreign direct investments, and France’s position in the Pakistani economy;
follow-up of major public and private projects that interest, or are likely to interest, French companies for major contracts, and diplomatic support for these companies;
follow-up of the Pakistani positions within multilateral organizations (WTO…);
preparation and arrangement of French official missions on economic issues;
actions and initiatives in Pakistan and France contributing to the strengthening of bilateral economic relations and the visibility of French commercial supply and French companies.