ISTANBUL: President Dr. Arif Alvi and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan Tuesday agreed to further enhance mutual cooperation between the two brotherly countries for deepening bilateral relations in all fields.
This was agreed between the two leaders in one to one meeting in Istanbul, , a press release from the President House said.
The President is on a visit to Turkey on the invitation of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan for the inauguration of Istanbul’s Grand International Airport.
President Dr. Arif Alvi congratulated President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on his election and hoped that bilateral relations between the two brotherly countries will further grow under the new leadership of Pakistan.
Alvi stressed the early conclusion of bilateral Free Trade Agreement and increasing the bilateral trade between both the countries. He expressed satisfaction at growing Turkish investment in Pakistan and also hoped that Turkish investors will further benefit from various investment opportunities in Pakistan.
He thanked his Turkish counterpart for warm welcome and hospitality accorded to the Pakistani delegation during the visit and invited Turkish President to visit Pakistan at his earliest convenience.
The President also attended reception hosted by the President of Turkey in honor of visiting Heads of States and Governments on the occasion of country's 95th Republic Day.