Islamabad: Pakistan and Bahrain have agreed to broaden bilateral engagement in diverse fields. A joint statement issued at the conclusion of visit of King of Bahrain Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa in Islamabad said that there was agreement on further enhancing high-level political exchanges and cooperation in the fields of economic, trade, investment, defence, security and people-to-people linkages.
The King expressed appreciation for the role and contribution of the Pakistani community in the progress and economic development of Bahrain.
The Pakistani leadership expressed the hope that Bahrain will continue to employ more Pakistanis in different sectors of their mainstream economy. The two sides expressed satisfaction at the status of bilateral relations and expressed the hope that such exchanges would be further intensified to give impetus to the existing cordial ties.