Pakistan and Azerbaijan to strengthen defence ties
ISLAMABAD: (APP) Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday said Pakistan values its close friendly relations with Azerbaijan and is keen to enhance ties in defence, energy, commercial and economic fields.
Nawaz Sharif recalled his meeting with the President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev at Davos on the sidelines of World Economic Forum this January, where both the leaders agreed to enhance bilateral ties.
Jamalov appreciated the economic policies of Pakistan's government and also highlighted the need to increase the bilateral trade.
Both sides agreed to further enhance cooperation in areas of trade and economics and agreed to continue the joint ministerial meetings to find out new opportunities.
The meeting was attended by Federal minster for Finance Ishaq Dar, Minister for Defence Production Rana Tanvir and Minister for Petroleum and Natural Resources Shahid Khaqan Abbasi.