Pakistan and Qatar inch closer further on economic front

Pakistan and Qatar inch closer further on economic front

DOHA - Qatar Chamber first vice chairman Mohamed bin Ahmed bin Towar al-Kuwari met yesterday with governor of Sindh Province, Pakistan, Imran Ismail and his accompanying delegation.

The meeting touched on co-operation relations between both sides and means of enhancing them.

Addressing the delegation, al-Kuwari said that the relations between Qatar and Pakistan have significantly developed over the past few years, affirming that Qatari businessmen are interested to learn about investment opportunities available in Sindh Province.

He also noted that Qatari economy is open to the world and welcomes all investors, stressing that Qatar is interested to promote its external investments in line with its economic diversification strategy.

“Qatar Chamber is keen to encourage Qatari businessmen to explore opportunities in Pakistan generally and in Sindh in particular,” he added.

Ismail said that Pakistan is a fast-growing large market and this opens the scope for both countries’ companies to join hands and build partnerships and alliances in various economic sectors.

He called on Qatari investors to visit Sindh and get acquainted with projects being established as well as available investment opportunities.

Meanwhile, Qatar Chamber hosted a Russian trade team led by CEO of Roscongress Foundation, Stuglev Alexander.

The meeting reviewed areas of economic and trade co-operation between both sides and ways of enhancing co-ordination between both institutions.