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Malaysian PM visits Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, Malaysian Prime Minister Dr. Mahathir Mohamad, accompanied by a delegation of senior officials and businessmen, arrived in Islamabad on Thursday for a three-day official visit on the invitation of Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan.

Khan and Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi, as well as other senior officials, received Mahathir and his delegation at the Nur Khan airbase.

According to Pakistan Foreign Office, during his stay in Islamabad, Mahathir would be the Guest of Honor at the Pakistan Day Parade on 23 March.

Mahathir’s bilateral engagements include call on the President of Pakistan, Arif Alvi; one-on-one meeting with PM Khan followed by delegation level talks.

The two Prime Ministers will also speak at the Round Table meeting of the CEOs of Industries, who desire to invest in automobile and telecommunication sectors of Pakistan.

The visit would further cement the existing brotherly and friendly relations between the two countries. The focus of the interest is on enhancing economic, trade, investment, and defence ties, for the mutual benefit of the peoples of the two countries, said Foreign Office.

Source: Kuwait News Agency

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