PR No.52 FOREIGN MINISTER OF BAHRAIN CALLS ON PRIME MINISTER NAWAZ SHARIF Islamabad
Shaikh Khalid Bin Ahmad Al Khalifa, Foreign Minister of Kingdom of Bahrain called on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif at the PM House in Islamabad today. The Foreign Minister is visiting with a high level government delegation that also includes members of the royal family of Bahrain. He conveyed the special greetings of His Majesty King Hamad Bin Isa Al Khalifa to Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif.
The visit by the Bahraini Foreign Minister Shaikh Khalid highlights the growing bilateral relations between Pakistan and Bahrain. PM was informed that the relations between both countries have been upgraded to Joint Ministerial Commission and the first session of the JMC is being held in Islamabad later today in which both countries will have comprehensive discussions to expand diplomatic, economic, trade, strategic and cultural ties.
The Prime Minister welcomed the important step of establishing the Joint Ministerial Commission and said that this sends a strong message that Pakistan values its ties with Bahrain. PM underscored the importance of expanding bilateral trade between both countries.