ISLAMABAD, Feb 20 (APP):The Ambassador of Hungary to Pakistan István Szabó called upon Federal Minister for Water Resources Faisal Vawda here on Wednesday. The meeting mulled over bilateral cooperation in the field of water resources.
Ambassador Szabó said, “Pakistan is an amazing country. I have witnessed many positive changes during my stay here. Prime Minister Imran Khan’s government is a breath of fresh air for the country”.
The ambassador expressed his commitment to work with the government of Pakistan and offered his full support.
He shared that Joint Economic Commission would be setup between the two countries this year.
The Federal Minister said that a Memorandum of Understanding on bilateral cooperation on Water Resources between Hungary and Pakistan was in the final stages and expected to be signed soon.
Faisal Vawda invited the Hungarian ambassador to invest in water resources projects in Pakistan.
He welcomed joint cooperation on a pilot water supply project for Karachi.
“This is the best time to invest in Pakistan. We welcome Hungary’s investment in water Resources projects and are open for partnerships”, said the Federal Minister while inviting investment from Hungary to Pakistan.
The Hungarian Commercial Counselor Dr Istan Grafjodi was also present in the meeting and briefed about areas of expertise where Hungary could work with Pakistan like prevention of floods, irrigation and provision of drinking water.