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March 18

Pakistan – China Bilateral Meeting on Strategic Export Controls

A delegation of the Bureau of Industry, Security, Import and Export Control (BISIEC) of the Ministry of Commerce, People’s Republic of China visited Strategic Export Control Division (SECDIV), Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Pakistan on 18 March 2019. The Chinese delegation was led by Mr. Jiang Qianliang, Deputy Director General (BISIEC), People’s Republic of China, Dr. Zafar Ali, Director General SECDIV led the Pakistan side.

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December 20

Pakistan Notifies Revised Control Lists under the Export Control Act of 2004.

Pursuant to the Export Control on Goods, Technologies, Material and Equipment related to Nuclear and Biological Weapons and their Delivery Systems Act 2004, the Government of Pakistan has notified revised Control Lists of Goods, Technologies, Material and Equipment that are subject to SECDIV license for export. The Act enables the Government to control export, re-export, trans-shipment and transit of goods, technologies, material and equipment related to Nuclear and Biological Weapons and their Delivery Systems.

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May 10

Two-Day International Seminar on ''The Present and Future of Strategic Export Controls'' Islamabad, 9-10 May 2018

A two-day international Seminar on ''The Present and Future of Strategic Export Controls'' wasorganized by the Strategic Export Control Division, Ministry of Foreign Affairs at Islamabad on 9-10 May 2018. The seminar aimed at reinforcing networking among the export control community and strengthening engagements for promoting regional and international cooperation against the proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMDs) and their delivery systems.

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May 09

Two-Day International Seminar on ''The Present and Future of Strategic Export Controls'' Opens in Islamabad

A two-day international Seminar on ''The Present and Future of Strategic Export Controls'' organized by the Strategic Export Control Division, Ministry of Foreign Affairs was opened today. The seminar is aimed at reinforcing networking among export control community and strengthening engagements for promoting regional and international cooperation against the proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMDs) and their delivery systems.

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April 11

One Day National Seminar on

One day National seminar on "Strengthening Strategic Export Controls by Internal Compliance"was held in Islamabad.The event was organized byStrategic Export Control Division (SECDIV), M/o Foreign Affairs to enhance government-industry cooperation,

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April 11

Pakistan Notifies Revised Control Lists under the Export Control Act of 2004

Pursuant to the Export Control on Goods, Technologies, Material and Equipment related to Nuclear and Biological Weapons and their Delivery Systems Act 2004, the Government of Pakistan has notified revised Control Lists of Goods, Technologies, Material and Equipment related to Nuclear and Biological Weapons and their Delivery Systems.

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March 31

Missile Technology Control Regime (MTCR) Delegation Visits Pakistan

A delegation of the Missile Technology Control Regime (MTCR), led by Co-Chairs from Ireland and Iceland visited Pakistan on 29th March 2018, and held discussions at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Pakistan side was led by Dr. Zafar Ali, Director General, Strategic Export Control Division.

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September 17

Move on export control of sensitive technologies, goods praised by US

"The US delegation appreciated the progress on harmonisation of Pakistan's National Control Lists (NCL) with those of control lists of international export control regimes and the steps taken by Pakistan to keep its export control at par with international standards," the Foreign Office said.

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September 11

Annual Meeting of the Oversight Board (OSB) held today at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Annual Meeting of the Oversight Board (OSB) was held, at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, on Friday, 11 September, 2015, which was chaired by the Foreign Secretary Mr. Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry.  The OSB was set up in 2007, in pursuance of Export Control on Goods,

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September 11

Annual Meeting of the Oversight Board (OSB) held today at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Annual Meeting of the Oversight Board (OSB) was held, at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, on Friday, 11 September, 2015, which was chaired by the Foreign Secretary Mr. Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry.  The OSB was set up in 2007, in pursuance of Export Control on Goods,

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