On 28th November 2017, the CGSS conducted a Roundtable session under its initiative of ‘Interactive Series’. The Charge d’ Affaires En Pied, H.E. Dr. Joao Paulo Sabido Costa was invited to give a speech on “Pakistan-Portuguese Relations: Prospects and Challenges”. He stated that Pakistan is an important country of South Asian region and relations between Portugal and Pakistan have always been good and smooth. He also stated that both the countries have deep historic grounds for friendship and bilateral relation can be further enhanced through trade, cultural and economic cooperation. The event was attended by the worthy Advisory Board Members along with 60 other participants which comprised of people from the business community, economic experts, analysts and students from various universities.