Dubai: Pakistan Overseas Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi arrived in Dubai on Thursday morning on a two-day go to to the UAE.
He was obtained on the Dubai Worldwide Airport by Pakistan Consul Basic Ahmed Amjad Ali and Imtiaz Gondal, Deputy Head of Mission on the Pakistan Embassy in Abu Dhabi. Throughout his go to from December 17 to 18, Qureshi is predicted to carry conferences with the UAE officers and still have media interplay.
In accordance with Pakistan Overseas Workplace assertion, the Overseas Minister will maintain discussions with the UAE management on all areas of mutual curiosity together with regional and international points. “The Overseas Minister will change views on bilateral cooperation, specifically commerce, funding and the welfare of Pakistani diaspora.” UAE is residence to the second largest Pakistani group overseas with greater than 1.four million abroad Pakistanis dwelling right here. Qureshi left for Abu Dhabi for conferences after touchdown in Dubai on Thursday.
“Pakistan and the UAE take pleasure in historic fraternal relations, rooted firmly in shared historical past, widespread religion, values and mutual respect. Excessive-level visits are an necessary function, which not solely exhibit cordial ties between the 2 nations but additionally accord the management a chance to present additional impetus to strengthening bilateral cooperation on a variety of points,” the assertion added.
Overseas Minister Qureshi had earlier visited the UAE in January this yr to attend the ninth Sir Bani Yas Discussion board which mentioned points associated to the Center East.