ISLAMABAD: International Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Monday introduced Pakistan and Saudi Arabia have agreed to carry ministerial-level conferences each six months.
Addressing a joint information convention together with Saudi Minister of State for International Affairs Adel al-Jubeir in Islamabad, Qureshi mentioned, “Ministerial-level conferences between Pakistan and Saudi Arabia might be held each six months whereas working teams will meet each three months.”
The overseas minister mentioned, “Saudi Arabia will make investments $20 billion in numerous sectors of Pakistan. Seven MoUs have been signed with the Saudi aspect and extra might be signed quickly.”
Stating that 10 working teams have been fashioned, Qureshi mentioned, “The working teams and different high-level our bodies for Saudi funding have been made time certain to satisfy recurrently to comply with the updates.”
Qureshi added, “Saudi Arabia has accepted Pakistan’s request for a discount in visa payment and Prime Minister Imran Khan has additionally requested for immigration services for Hajis.”
“Pakistan and Saudi Arabia face comparable challenges and management of each the international locations have a robust resolve for the implementation of agreements and tasks,” the overseas minister added.
Talking on the event, Saudi Minister of State for International Affairs Adel al-Jubeir mentioned an oil refinery might be arrange at a value of $10 billion in Gwadar. “We need to see Pakistan as an economically secure nation,” he acknowledged.
Responding to a query, Adel al-Jubeir mentioned, “Terrorism is a standard enemy and Pakistan, Saudi Arabia and USA are working collectively to eradicate this menace.”
“We’re working with Pakistan with a view to attain reconciliation between Taliban and Afghan authorities to maneuver ahead. Saudi Arabia needs a peaceable resolution of the Afghan disaster,” he added.