Islamabad, 7 September, 2023 (GNP): Nawaf Bin Said Al-Malki, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia called on Caretaker Minister for Finance, Revenue, Economic Affairs, and Privatization Dr. Shamshd Akhtar, at the Finance Division.
Finance Minister Dr. Shamshad Akhtar warmly welcomed the Ambassador of Saudi Arabia and expressed her appreciation for the long-standing historical, religious, and cultural ties between Pakistan and Saudi Arabia.
The Minister also apprised the Ambassador of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia of continuation of policies and programmes of theh Government to bring economic prosperity in the country.
Nawaf Bin Said Al-Malki, Ambassador of Saudi Arabia reciprocated the sentiments and reiterated that the long-term relationships of the both brotherly countries are timeless.
He underscored shared that Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is keen in seeking investment opportunities and deepening bilateral economic and trade ties with Pakistan.
Both sides expressed the desire to foster economic partnerships that can benefit both nations and contribute to regional stability and prosperity.
They agreed to continue working closely to explore concrete steps for economic collaboration and to promote mutual cooperation.
The Finance Minister thanked the leadership of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for their continuous support and cooperation