11-14 Guangzhou, China
The 11th Meeting of the Administrative Heads of APSCO was held on September 11-14, 2018 in Guangzhou, China. The distinguished Administrative Heads and accompanied delegates, in all thirty participants from Member States: Bangladesh, China, Iran, Mongolia, Pakistan, Peru, Thailand and Turkey, attended the Meeting.
Dr. LI Xinjun, Secretary-General of APSCO, welcomed the delegates and introduced the recent changes in the Secretariat International Staff. Progress on implementation of decisions reached at its 11th Meeting of the APSCO Council was presented to the Meeting by the Director-General Mr. Nasir Mahmood. In the subsequent sessions of the Meeting, respective Director-Generals of the Departments presented review reports of the activities of APSCO Departments and details on individual Agenda Items. Administration & Finance Department presented the planned Budget for the next year, 2019. Member States, seriously and conscientiously participated and deliberated on the Agenda, in respective sessions, and few proposals were brought up for discussion among Member States. The Secretariat also apprised on the preparations for the upcoming APSCO’s 10th Anniversary High-Level Forum and 9th International Symposium.
The Administrative Heads discussed all the Items on the Agenda of the Meeting and recommended those items for review / approval of the APSCO Council, on which consensus was reached.