Pakistan Keen To Enhance Bilateral Relations, Economic Ties With Italy: Dr. Shahzad Waseem
ISLAMABAD, (APP – 18th Nov, 2021 ) :Italian Ambassador to Pakistan Andreas Ferrarese Thursday called on Senator Dr. Shahzad Waseem, Leader of the House in the Senate and discussed issues of mutual interest.
Senator Dr. Shahzad Waseem said that Pakistan was keen to further enhance bilateral relations, trade and economic ties with Italy and there is need to enhance the exchange of parliamentary and trade delegations to further strengthen people-to-people contacts.
Leader of the House said that recent joint sitting of the Parliament of Pakistan was a historic in which legislation was enacted fulfilling the longstanding demand of Pakistanis abroad for the right to vote, said a news release.
He thanked leadership of Italy for its support on GSP Plus. Dr. Shahzad Waseem said that the bilateral trade volume needs to be further increased.
“There are vast opportunities for trade and investment in various fields between the two countries. Italian investors can benefit from investing in Pakistan. Italy has a prominent place among European countries”.
Leader of the House reiterated that Pakistan strives for peace and development in the region and will continue to play its positive role for peace.
Senator Dr. Shahzad Waseem while referring to the efforts of Prime Minister Imran Khan regarding issue of climate change said that the environment friendly policies of the Government of Pakistan were very well received at the international level.