Sabharwal added that this provided for liberalised provisions for businessman.
"It is our hope that this agreement will be signed by the end of the month when the countries interior/home secretaries meet."
The High Commissioner said that India had simplified its own regulations also and these could be found on the High Commissions website in the next few days.
"We are issuing visas much faster to the business community over the last few months."
Tuesday, May 08, 2012
By Shashi Tharoor
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The News on Sunday Special Report: India Pakistan prisoners more editions
We probably didn't need to do this Special Report. Newspaper stories don't matter when it comes to Indians in Pakistani jails and vice versa. In fact, 'vice versa' sums it up. We do to them what they do to us.
Except when the two countries decide to begin talking, yet again! This time a little before the foreign secretary level talks, some Pakistani prisoners were released by India (and vice versa must have happened) and some more were release....read more
For the past 2 years the Jang Group and Geo have been working on a project of great national interest; one that we hope will help usher in an era of peace and prosperity in the country and indeed, in the region. And one that hopefully all Pakistanis can be proud of. more
The Jang Group has entered into an agreement with the Times of India Group, the largest media group of India, to campaign for peace betw