PM, Singapore counterpart meet in Davos; express desire to further deepen bilateral ties

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ISLAMABAD, Jan 22 (APP):Prime Minister Imran Khan and his Singapore counterpart Lee Hsien Loong have expressed their desire to further deepen bilateral ties between Pakistan and Singapore with focus on enhansing trade and investment.

The two leaders expressed the desire during their meeting held on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum in Davos, a foreign office statement issued here on Wednesday said.

Referring to the recent improvements in Pakistan’s rankings by different rating agencies, Prime Minister Imran Khan invited Singaporean businessmen and investors to increase their footprint in the country.

He also apprised the Singapore prime minister of the dire human rights and humanitarian situation in Indian Occupied Jammu and Kashmir, arising from the illegal and unilateral Indian actions of the last August.

Both sides also agreed to enhance cooperation at the multilateral fora.