Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif arrived in Qatar on a two-day official visit on Tuesday to hold meetings with the top leadership of the Arab country and interact with representatives of business community to highlight investment opportunities in Pakistan.
Qatar is home to more than 200,000 Pakistani nationals who have been contributing to the progress, prosperity and economic development of the two states.
Pakistan’s historical bilateral connection with Qatar into a more robust strategic relationship, according to Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif.
He stated in his tweets on Tuesday that his upcoming formal visit to Doha will strengthen the friendship and brotherhood between the two nations.
The prime minister stated that he will emphasize the exciting investment opportunities in Pakistan’s various sectors, such as renewable energy, food security, industrial and infrastructure development, tourism, and hospitality, during his interactions with market and business leaders.
Shehbaz Sharif said it is important to understand context of this visit. He pointed out the world is experiencing slow economic recovery from Covid-19. Geo-political tensions have affected supply chains and rising energy and food prices have added more woes. He said our shared challenges call for exploring new avenues for cooperation.