December 6, 2019: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi says Strategic Engagement Plan will play an important role in improving bilateral relations and economic cooperation with European Union.
Speaking at a luncheon arranged for EU member countries' ambassadors in Islamabad on Thursday, he said this plan will help to increase the volume of trade and people to people contacts.
The Foreign Minister said EU is the largest trading partner of Pakistan.
The Foreign Minister apprised the ambassadors about Pakistan's efforts in the Afghan peace process.
The Ambassadors appreciated Pakistan's role in bringing stability to its western neighbour.
Shah Mahmood Qureshi expressed hope that due to positive economic indicators, the EU will continue Pakistan's GSP Plus status.
He asked the EU ambassadors to review travel advisory to Pakistan in view of improved security and peace situation in the country.