Chairman Senate, Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani has appreciated economic assistance extended by Saudi Arabia to Pakistan saying that it is for the first time that Saudi Arabia is going to invest in Pakistan at such a huge level.
He expressed these views while talking to news persons after inaugurating a photography exhibition highlighting longstanding history of Pak-Saudi relations in Islamabad today.
Saudi ambassador to Pakistan Nawaf bin Said Al-Malki and Leader of the House in the Senate Shibli Faraz were also present on the occasion.
The exhibition highlighted different development projects by Saudi Arabia in Pakistan.
The Chairman Senate said Pak-Saudi relations are deep rooted in the common faith and culture. and expressed the hope that both the countries will continue to work together for the benefit of Muslim Ummah.
He said people of Pakistan are happy and optimistic about Saudi investment in Balochistan as it will also create a lot of job opportunities.
Speaking on the occasion, Saudi Ambassador said a number of Memorandum of Understanding will be signed during the upcoming visit of Saudi Crown Prince, Muhammad bin Salman to Pakistan.