Dr. Muhammad Tahir, Asst Prof/HoD Department of Plant Biotechnology, ASAB was nominated by Rector NUST to attend “The First Belarusian-Pakistan Scientific Workshop” at Minsk, Belarus. The main objectives of the workshop were to bring together scientific ideas from these two countries and to promote future collaboration and strengthen scientific cooperation in academia. Dr. M Tahir visited different institutions, took part in group discussions and also delivered a presentation regarding ongoing activities of plant virology lab and plant biotechnology research at ASAB. Belarusian scientists greatly appreciated the research being done at the Plant Biotechnology Department, ASAB. Deputy Chairman National Academy of Sciences Belarus (NASB) showed keen interest in initiating joint scientific ventures with ASAB. The Deputy Director for Science and Innovation, Minsk, Belarus is currently in the process of preparing a draft for collaboration with ASAB.