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Pakistan seeks closer ties with Kuwait.

ISLAMABAD, May 13 (KUNA) -- Pakistani Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday said that Pakistan wishes to strengthen bilateral ties with Kuwait and increase cooperation in all fields. In a meeting with visiting Speaker of the Kuwaiti National Assembly Marzouq Al-Ghanim, the premier recalled the visit of His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah to Pakistan, which served to further strengthen relations between the two countries. The Prime Minister said democratic institutions are gaining roots in the country and the government is taking important decisions in consultation with all stakeholders. He said that due to the policies of the government, key economic indicators have become positive, though the country still faces huge challenges like energy and terrorism. He added that tangible steps are being taken to meet these challenges effectively in the shortest possible time. Sharif also invited Kuwaiti investment in Pakistan especially in the field of energy. The Prime Minister also conveyed his greetings to the His Highness Amir of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, His Highness the Crown Prince and His Highness the Prime Minister of Kuwait. During his stay here, Marzouq Al-Ghanim met the Pakistani Prime Minister, National Assembly Speaker Sardar Ayyaz Sadiq, Senate Chairman Raza Rabbani and Adviser to the Prime Minister on National Security and Foreign Afairs Sartaj Aziz. (Pick up previous) sbk.mt

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Publication:Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)
Geographic Code:9PAKI
Date:May 13, 2015
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