The heart of Asia conference has begun today in New Delhi. The conference aims to bring peace and stability to Afghanistan and speeding up its reconstruction with a focus on enhancing investment and connectivity to the country.
The conference to be attended by the officials of a number of countries including Pakistan Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmed Chaudhry. This is the first high-level contact between the two sides since the January 2 terror attack on Pathankot airbase.
The main aim of HoA process have been to devise a sustained, incremental approach to implementation of the confidence building measures (CBM) in Afghanistan and Energy, infrastructure and investment deals to shore up economic growth of Afghanistan may also figure during the conference.
In this conference 14 countries are participating and apart from those there are some countries who are supporting the conference which include France, Germany, Canada etc.
So let’s discuss some questions related to this post :
1. The Heart of Asia conference 2016 has begun today at which place ?
2. Total how many countries are participating in the Heart of Asia conference ?
Courtesy : Business Standard