PM Shehbaz, UAE president agree to enhance bilateral ties

PM Shehbaz, UAE president agree to enhance bilateral ties

Islamabad (Web Desk): Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif had a telephone conversation with the President of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan on Tuesday.

According to a statement released by the Prime Minister’s Office, the two leaders recalled the decisions taken during the visit of PM Shehbaz to the UAE in April 2022.

During the conversation, both the leaders exchanged views on matters of common interest. Reaffirming the close fraternal ties between the two countries. They also agreed to work closely to further enhance bilateral cooperation in different fields.

PM Shehbaz offered his condolences on the damage caused by the recent floods in UAE, resulting in the loss of precious lives including those of Pakistani nationals.

Sheikh Mohamed also extended heartfelt commiserations on the loss of precious lives in floods in Pakistan as well as on the sad demise of army personnel in the recent helicopter crash.

Pakistan and the UAE enjoy close fraternal ties that are rooted firmly in common beliefs, shared values and culture. The UAE is Pakistan’s largest trading partner in the Middle East and a major source of investments, and hosts more than 1.6 million Pakistanis.