Pakistan and the UAE have reaffirmed their resolve to continue strengthening their economic and commercial ties.
The agreement was struck during a meeting between Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif and Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan the other day in Abu Dhabi.
In the fields of investment, economic growth, energy, infrastructure, and agriculture, the two presidents agreed to form partnerships and accelerate collaboration.
After discussing regional and international issues of mutual concern, the two presidents agreed to keep regular touch in order to take a united stance at international venues such as the United Nations and the Organization of Islamic Cooperation.
The Crown Prince pledged concerted and successful efforts to deepen bilateral ties in the interests of both countries’ future generations.
He praised the Pakistani population for their contributions to the UAE’s development.
Both the UAE and Pakistan, according to Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, have always stood by each other in difficult times and would continue to do so in the future. He emphasized the importance of increased people-to-people communication between the two friendly nations.
Shehbaz Sharif, the Prime Minister of Pakistan, thanked the UAE for its unwavering support for Pakistan in bilateral and international forums.
The Prime Minister thanked the UAE for launching many public welfare initiatives as part of the Pakistan Aid Program and for its assistance during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Shehbaz Sharif stated that the 1.7 million Pakistanis living in the United Arab Emirates constitute not only a link between the two countries, but also a source of pride for Pakistan.