Italian envoy meets Khawaja Asif

ISLAMABAD: Mr. Stefano Pontecorvo , ambassador of Italy called on Khawaja Mohammad Asif, Federal Minister for Water and Power here in his office on Thursday.

According to a press release, areas of mutual interest and cooperation in the field of defense and energy sector came under discussion. The ambassador apprised the minister about the cordial relations Pakistan and Italy enjoying at various level.

Speaking on the occasion, the Minister said that Pakistan is looking for strengthening of relations with every country. He said there was a lot of potential in Pakistan in the field of energy, defense, trade and scientific and technological development, which needs to be exploited. He said for strengthening of relations mutual trade and business and people to people contact may be increased.