Pakistan attaches importance to enhanced collaboration with Tajekistan: PM

BEIJING, Apr 26 (APP):Prime Minister Imran Khan Friday reiterated the importance Pakistan attached
to the closer ties and enhanced collaboration with Tajikistan in diverse fields.

In a meeting with President of Tajikistan, Emomali Rahmon on sidelines of the Second Belt and Road Forum, the two leaders also discussed matters relating to connectivity and energy cooperation.

Both leaders exchanged views on political relations, high-level exchanges, trade and economic interaction and regional situation. They also reviewed the progress of CASA-1000 project and resolved to ensure its timely completion.

The two sides agreed to intensify bilateral exchanges to further boost bilateral collaboration in the field of energy and other areas.

Minister for Foreign Affairs, Shah Mahmood Qureshi, Minister for Railways Sheikh Rashid Ahmed, Minister for Water Resources Muhammad Faisal Vawda, Minister for Planning, Khusro Bakhtiar, Advisor on Finance Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh and Advisor on Commerce Abdul Razaq Dawood were present during the meeting.