PM, Qatari Emir discuss economic, trade relations
DOHA (92 News) – Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan held one-on-one meeting with Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani at Diwan-e-Amiri in Doha on Tuesday (today).
Later, two sides had delegation level talks which were led by PM Imran Khan and Emir of Qatar Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani.
During the delegation level meeting all issues of bilateral nature were discussed especially the strengthened economic and trade relations between the two countries.
The Qatari emir also hosted a lunch for the prime minister and the members of his delegation.
Earlier, a formal welcoming ceremony in the honor of PM Khan was held at Amiri Diwan in Doha on Tuesday.
Amir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani received the Prime Minister on reaching Amiri Diwan.
The premier was presented with a Guard of Honor by a smartly turned out contingent of Qatari armed forces. National anthems of both the countries were played at the occasion.
Prime Minister Imran Khan also held meeting with his Qatari counterpart Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani in Doha.
Bilateral relations, with a focus on economic cooperation between the two countries, were discussed during the meeting.
The Qatari PM also hosted a dinner in honour of PM Imran Khan.
Besides meetings with Qatari leadership, the prime minister will also meet business and investment community of Qatar. He will also address Pakistani community during his visit to Qatar.
On the invitation of the Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani, Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday arrived in Qatar on a two-day official visit.
He was received by Qatar’s State Minister for Foreign Affairs Qatar Soltan bin Saad al-Muraikhi at the airport.
Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi, Finance Minister Asad Umar, Petroleum Minister Ghulam Sarwar Khan, Adviser to PM Abdul Razak Dawood, SAPM Zulfikar Bukhari, Chairman BOI Haroon Sharif and Chairperson Task Force on Energy Nadeem Babar are accompanying the prime minister.