SCO Summit to open windows for regional economic prosperity: PM

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APP32-08 ASTANA: June 08 - Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif meeting with President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev at Astana, Kazakhstan. APP

ASTANA (Kazakhstan) June 8 (APP): Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz
Sharif Thursday hoped that the outcome of the ongoing Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Summit would result in paving the way for cooperation and economic prosperity of the people of the region.
He was talking to President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev during
a call on here after his arrival.
During the bilateral meeting, the prime minister reiterated
Pakistan’s strong commitment to cooperation with Kazakhstan in
energy sector, regional connectivity and human resource development.
He also underscored the need for enhancing trade between the
two countries, which was much less than the potential.
He thanked President Nazarbayev for invitation
to participate in the 17th SCO Summit and congratulated him on
hosting the summit.
He also thanked the President of Kazakhstan for the warmth and
hospitality extended to him and his delegation.