Monday, 11 December 2017, 05:55:02 pm
Pakistan offers opportunities for investment
December 08, 2017

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has said that after the successful counterterrorism efforts, Pakistan offers excellent opportunities for trade and investment.

Talking to Mayor of London Sadiq Khan in Islamabad, he said Pakistan attaches great importance to its close and cooperative relations with the United Kingdom especially in the area of trade and investment.

He informed Sadiq Khan that every Pakistani is proud of his election as Mayor of London and prays for his success.

Speaking on the occasion, Sadiq Khan said that he was impressed by the remarkable progress achieved by the government of Pakistan in different areas, especially in infrastructure, technology and energy.

He assured the Prime Minister that he would work towards fostering closer links between London and Pakistan.

Meanwhile, talking to Ambassador of the Republic of Uzbekistan, Furkat Sidikov, Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said Pakistan wishes to further strengthen its relations with Uzbekistan with special focus on trade and investment.

Ambassador Sidikov conveyed greetings of the President of Uzbekistan to the Prime Minister and briefed him on the progress of ongoing economic cooperation between both the countries. 

During the meeting, the two leaders agreed that the trade relations between Pakistan and Uzbekistan need to be enhanced to reflect the true economic potential of the two countries.