His Excellency Mr. Nawaf Saeed bin Al-Malkiy paid a courtesy call on Prime Minister Justice (R) Nasir-ul-Mulk at Prime Minister’s office today.
The Saudi Ambassador conveyed greetings of the Saudi leadership to the Prime Minister, congratulating him on assumption of the office of the Prime Minister.
Both sides reiterated the close fraternal ties between Pakistan and Saudi Arabia and the need to enhance bilateral economic relations with focus on trade and investment. The Ambassador said there were excellent opportunities for Saudi businessmen to invest in Pakistan. The Commercial Section in the Saudi Embassy was therefore actively working to promote commercial relations between the two brotherly countries. The Prime Minister emphasized his Government’s commitment to further strengthen the cooperative relations with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in all areas of mutual interest.
The Prime Minister also briefed the Ambassador on the electoral process in Pakistan with the objective to hold free and fair elections in July followed by the formation of the new Government in August. The Ambassador conveyed his best wishes for the future and peace, progress and prosperity of Pakistan.