PR No. 228 Islamabad

Minister for Defence Production, Rana Tanveer Hussain is on 05 days visit to Romania. He is accompanied by Maj Gen Tariq Ghafoor, Additional Secretary Ministry of Defence Production.

Rana Tanveer Hussain, Federal Minister for Defence Production called on Foreign Minister of Romania Mr. Lazar Comanescu at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Bucharest. The two sides expressed satisfaction over the positive trajectory of relations between the two countries and discussed various issues of mutual interest including trade, investment, defence production and science and technology and people to people contact.

He also had a meeting with Mr. Neculai Banea, Secretary of State, Ministry of Economy and Mr. Constantin Croitoru, General Manager of ROMARM National Company, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Relations with the Business Environment.

The Minister for Defence Production emphasized the importance Pakistan attaches to its friendly relations with Romania and underlined the need to hold regular high level exchanges between the two countries in order to increase cooperation in various fields.