ISLAMABAD, Feb 20 (APP):Ambassador of United Arab Emirates (UAE) to Pakistan Hamad Obaid Ibrahim Salem Alzaabi here Wednesday called on Chairman Senate Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani and discussed matters of mutual interest and ways to promote bilateral ties of Pakistan and UAE.
Minister for Religious Affairs Pir Noorul Haq Qadri was also present in the meeting.Sanjrani said both countries had lot of potential for expanding bilateral economic cooperation.
He said Parliament was the face of any country and Parliament of Pakistan would play a prominent role in promotion of friendly relations between the two countries.
He said the two countries were following the common agenda of achieving prosperity and progress for people in the region.
He said the historic ties of Pakistan and United Arab Emirates were rooted in shared values, adding a large number of Pakistanis were contributing in the development of UAE.
He said both countries had convergence of views on important international issues, adding UAE should take advantage of the improvement in law and order situation in Pakistan and make investment in projects in Pakistan.
Gwadar was the hub for progress and investment in the region, Sanjrani said adding both countries should increase exchange of parliamentary delegations, he added.