PM:(Pak, Qatar discuss ways to enhance cooperation in diverse fields)


ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif held a meeting with Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani in Doha on Wednesday.

They discussed ways to enhance cooperation in different fields including energy, trade, investment and defence. The two sides would also exchange views on regional and international issues of mutual interest.

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is on a two day official visit to Qatar. In his remarks during the meeting, Nawaz Sharif said Pakistan offers attractive incentives for foreign investment and Qatar Investment Authority should explore the potential in different sectors particularly power generation projects.

He said that Pakistan values its bilateral relations with Qatar and both countries enjoy friendly relations. He said Pakistan is a suitable country for investment and quantum of investment should be enhanced.

Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani on this occasion thanked Prime Minister for visit and said that Qatar is second home for Pakistanis. He said Pakistanis have contributed substantially in the development of Qatar.