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Defence Export Promotion Organization (DEPO) is biennially organizing International Defence Exhibition and Seminar (IDEAS) since year 2000 as a mega defence exhibition in Pakistan. The 10th Edition of International Defence Exhibition and Seminar (IDEAS 2018) is scheduled from 27-30 November at Karachi, Pakistan. In this regard, team of Journalist from AJ discussed various details of IDEAS 2018 with Major Gen Ahmad Mahmood Hayat, HI(M), Director General DEPO.

AJ:Tell us about DEPO?
DG DEPO: Established in year 2000 as a national platform, Defence Export Organization (DEPO) is supporting defence manufacturers and services sector’s exports through Promotion, Facilitation

and Coordination. Working in close coordination with Ministry of Defence Production (MoDP), Joint Staff Headquarters, Armed Forces and Public-Private defence industries of Pakistan, it promotes the defence production potential of public as well as private sector industry of Pakistan. International Defence Exhibition and Seminar (IDEAS) is the flagship event of DEPO which is biennially organized for latest technology demonstration of national and international defence products.

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