Pakistan, Qatar discuss avenues to enhance coop in trade, finance


Federal Minister for Finance and Revenue, Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar and Minister of Finance, State of Qatar, Ali bin Ahmed Al Kuwari during a meeting in Doha agreed to enhance cooperation in fields of science, technology, agriculture, education, trade, finance and investment.

Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Government Effectiveness, Dr Muhammad Jehanzeb Khan and Ambassador of Pakistan to Qatar, E. Muhemmed Aejaz also attended the meeting, according to a press statement issued by the finance ministry here Tuesday.

During the meeting, they discussed different areas of mutual interest. “They both agreed that both countries share historical and cordial relations, and Pakistan and Qatar can explore cooperation in the field of science and technology, agriculture, and education,” the statement added.

On the occasion, the finance minister congratulated his counterpart on the successful completion of the FIFA World Cup 2022.