PM Leaves For Saudi Arabia : Visit Aims At Boosting Bilateral Cooperation In Diverse Fields

Prime Minister Imran Khan has left for Saudi Arabia.

He is visiting the Kingdom on the invitation of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman bin Abdul Aziz.

The Prime Minister is accompanied by a high-level delegation, including the Foreign Minister and other members of the Cabinet.

During the visit, the Prime Minister’s consultations with the Saudi leadership will cover all areas of bilateral cooperation including economic, trade, investment, energy, job opportunities for Pakistani workforce, and welfare of Pakistani Diaspora in the Kingdom.

The two sides will also exchange views on regional and international issues of mutual interest.

A number of bilateral agreements/MoUs are expected to be signed during the visit.

The Prime Minister will meet the Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation, Dr. Yousef Al-Othaimeen, the Secretary General of the World Muslim League, Mohammad bin Abdulkarim Al-Issa and the Imams of the Two Holy Mosques in Makkah and Medina.

He will also interact with Pakistani Diaspora in Jeddah.

The Prime Minister will perform Umrah in Makkah and pay his respects at the Roza-e-Rasool (Sallaloho-alyhe-Wasallam) in Madina Munawwara.

Pakistan fully supports the Saudi Crown Prince’s Vision 2030 that includes ‘Saudi Green Initiative’ and the ‘Green Middle East Initiative’ which are closely aligned with Pakistan’s ‘Clean & Green Pakistan Initiative’.

Both initiatives call for investing in nature-based solutions to address climate change.