July 16, 2020: President Dr Arif Alvi has invited Qatar to take advantage of the emerging investment opportunities in Pakistan.
He was talking to Qatari Ambassador Sheikh Saoud bin Abdulrehman bin Faisal Al-Thani, who called on him in Islamabad yesterday (Wednesday).
The President said Pakistan attaches significant importance to its ties with Qatar and wants to transform the existing relations into a robust political and economic partnership.
He informed the ambassador that tremendous potential of cooperation exists between the two countries in various fields that needs to be capitalized upon for the mutual benefit of the two sides.
The President appreciated the role of Qatar in hosting the Afghan peace talks.
He expressed the hope that all parties to the agreement would abide by its provisions and turn the dream of peace in Afghanistan into reality.
He reaffirmed Pakistan’s support for the promotion of peace and stability in Afghanistan.
The Ambassador said that his country wants to further expand bilateral ties with Pakistan and is willing to invest in Gawadar port. He also appreciated Pakistan’s continuous support in hosting Afghan refugees.