Lahore—A delegation headed by Director London School of Economics Craig Calhoun met Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif, here today.
Matters relating to cooperation between Punjab government and London School of Economics in research sector were discussed in the meeting. The prospects of exchange of students and faculty members of London School of Economics and educational institutions of Punjab were also discussed on the occasion and it was agreed to take more steps for keeping close liaison in future in this regard.
Talking to the delegation, Shehbaz Sharif said that research cannot be ignored for benefiting from modern technology. He said that in view of importance of research, Punjab government will work with London School of Economic in development and research sector in future.
He said that the expertise of London School of Economics will be benefitted in this regard. The Chief Minister said that all possible cooperation will be extended with regard to international summit being held in Lahore next month under the aegis of London School of Economics.
Shehbaz Sharif said that he himself will visit London School of Economics during his next visit to Britain. Director London School of Economics Craig Calhoun speaking on the occasion said that cooperation will be extended to Punjab government in research sector. He said that London School of Economic will hold international summit in Lahore next month.