Doha (UNA-OIC) – HH the Amir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani and HE Prime Minister of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan Shehbaz Sharif held an official talks session at His Highness’ Amiri Diwan office on Wednesday morning.
At the beginning of the session, HH the Amir welcomed HE the Prime Minister and the accompanying delegation, wishing them a pleasant stay in Qatar. HH the Amir stressed the importance of the brotherly and strategic relations between the two countries and their aspiration to enhance economic partnership by raising trade exchange and promoting investments through the Qatar Investment Authority.
In this regard, the Qatar Investment Authority announced its aspiration to invest USD 3 billion in the various commercial and investment sectors in the Islamic Republic of Pakistan.
For his part, HE the Prime Minister of Pakistan expressed his thanks to HH the Amir for the warm reception and hospitality, expressing keenness to strengthen cooperation relations between the two countries to achieve common aspirations and develop them to broader horizons and multiple fields.
During the session, they discussed bilateral relations between the two countries, and ways to support and develop them in the fields of defense, economy, investment, trade exchange, energy, and sports, in addition to discussing the most prominent regional and international developments of common interest, especially the efforts made by the two countries to combat terrorism.