ISLAMABAD: Russia has proposed an independent mode of payment to bolster trade activities with Pakistan.
The proposal was given Russian ambassador to Pakistan, Danila Ganich while addressing a seminar titled ‘Pakistan-Russia relations and the way ahead’, in Islamabad.
The ambassador said there are excellent contacts between Pakistan and Russia at all levels and the understandings on the political, military and commerce sides are growing.
Mentioning Russia’s support for Pakistan’s stance against Islamophobia, he said all religions should be respected.
The Russia ambassador castigated the West for irrationally advocating freedom of speech even at the cost of polarizing the society.