Pakistan, Cyprus sign visa abolition agreement for diplomats, official passport holders



Pakistan and Cyprus have signed the bilateral agreement for the abolition of visa requirements for diplomatic and service or official passports.

The agreement was signed in Nicosia by Pakistan’s High Commissioner to Cyprus Aftab Ahmad Khokher on behalf of the Government of Pakistan and by Ambassador Minas Hadjimichael, Acting Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

The visa abolition agreement would enhance interaction and exchanges between Pakistan and Cyprus, and facilitate travel by diplomats and government functionaries. A number of agreements are under process, covering diverse fields, which is a manifestation of desire on both sides to broaden relations.