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Maritime economy and environment remained in focus at the "7th International Maritime Conference 2017" in Karachi. 

According to a press release issued in Karachi on Sunday Rear Admiral (Retd) Pervaiz Asghar expressed his thoughts on “Emerging Opportunities in the Indian Ocean Trade Regime”.

Speaking on the occasion, Dr. Wang Dakui from China emphasized on having a cooperative mechanism for Indian Ocean Region to deal with environmental hazards and early warning risk assessment.

Dr. Steen Christensen, from International Union for Conservation of Nature, shed light on regional collaboration amongst countries in the Indian Ocean for better coastal management and ocean governance.

The 7th International Maritime Conference is being held in tandem with the 5th biennial multinational Naval Exercise “AMAN 2017”.

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