Tuesday, November 29

Pakistan, Belgium agree to work together for promoting bilateral relations

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and Belgium have agreed to remain engaged on the situation in Afghanistan and to work together for promoting bilateral relations.

The understanding came at a meeting between Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi and Belgian Deputy Prime Minister Ms Sophie Wilmes in New York.

Shah Mahmood Qureshi said Pakistan values Belgium as an important partner. He stressed the need to further enhancing the political, investment and trade relations between the two countries. The Belgian Deputy Prime Minister appreciated Pakistan’s support in the evacuation of the Belgian nationals from Afghanistan.