Ambassador of UAE Hamad Obaid Ibrahim Al-Zaabi called on Chairman Senate Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani to Pakistan H.E here at Parliament House on Monday. Both the dignitaries discussed matters of mutual interest, inter alia, including trade, tourism, bilateral cooperation, and the overall situation in the region.
The Chairman Senate Sadiq Sanjrani said that Pakistan and UAE enjoy cordial relations based on mutual trust. The fraternal linkages between the two countries are getting stronger over time. The brotherly relations between the two countries have spanned half a century. A strong relationship is a matter of pride for the people and government of both countries.
While exchanging views with the UAE Envoy, the Chairman underlined that Pakistan and UAE have shared values, traditions, and a common dream for regional development and prosperity. The existing economic cooperation needs to be enhanced in line with tremendous potential for trade and business between the two countries, he further added.
Sanjrani maintained that the exchange of parliamentary delegations would steer the agenda to enhance bilateral ties and economic relationships.
“There is immense potential for promoting economic cooperation between Pakistan and the UAE. The UAE should take full advantage of the vast investment and trade opportunities in Pakistan. The two countries have the potential to pave way for the development and prosperity of the region”, Chairman stated.
The UAE envoy appreciated the contribution made by Pakistani expats in the progress of the country.
The Chairman while acknowledging UAE’s economic assistance to Pakistan said that Pakistan highly values UAE’s support for Islamabad for pursuing economic development and social uplifting initiatives. Sanjrani underscored that the UAE can benefit from the improved security situation in Pakistan and invest in different sectors to further boost trade and economic ties. He called for the exchange of delegations of the business community to increase the trade volume between the two brotherly countries.
“Pakistan is a country of great importance to the United Arab Emirates. UAE desires to further cement the fraternal ties between the two countries”, maintained UAE Envoy.
The UAE Ambassador reaffirms its support to pave the way for development by investing in Pakistan.
The visiting dignitary agreed with the views of the Chairman Senate and stressed further boosting cooperation in through enhanced Parliamentary interaction.