Norwegian envoy calls on Ishaq Dar

ISLAMABAD, Oct 08 (APP): Tore Nedreb, Ambassador of Norway called on  Finance Minister Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar here on Saturday and discussed with him matters of mutual interest.

The Ambassador apprised the Finance Minister about the Norwegian  investments in Pakistan.

He said that Norway is one of the largest investor in Pakistan and wants  to expand investment portfolio further.

The Ambassador said that with the collaboration of relevant institutions  in Pakistan and Pakistans Embassy in Norway, he would use his good offices to plan events for attracting more Norwegian investment into Pakistan.

The Finance Minister welcomed Mr. Nedrobo to Pakistan and wished him  successful tenure in Pakistan.

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He appreciated the plans of the Ambassador for strengthening economic  ties between the two countries.

He said that Pakistan values relations with Norway and wants to further  expand and deepen the relationship.

The Minister assured his cooperation and support to facilitate Norwegian  investments in Pakistan.

The meeting was also attended by officials from Ministry of Finance and  Economic Affairs Division.