Envoy: (Serbian envoy calls on Minister for Water and Power)

ISLAMABAD: Mr Melan Becevic, ambassador designate of Serbia called on Federal Minister for Water and Power Khawaja Mohammad Asif here in his office on Monday and discussed the matters and areas of mutual interest and cooperation, particularly in the field of defence and energy sector.

The ambassador apprised about the mutual relation once Pakistan and Yugoslavia had enjoyed before its disintegration into six small states and hoped that there are good possibilities to develop mutual relation between Pakistan and Serbia at higher level.

Speaking on the occasion, the Minister said that Pakistan is looking for strengthening relations with every country. He said there were a lot of opportunities in the field of energy, defence, trade and Scientific and technological development, which would lead for strengthening of bilateral relations.

He further said that mutual trade between the two countries was minimum which needed to be increased.