British envoy calls on Ahsan to discuss investment opportunities


ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal on Friday called upon British investors to take maximum benefits from the opportunities being created in Pakistan after the success of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).

He said this while talking to British High Commissioner for Pakistan Thomas Drew, who called on the minister and discussed matters of mutual interest.

Both sides agreed to further strengthen bilateral economic and security relations between the two countries on the basis of mutual respect.

Ahsan Iqbal said that Pakistan intended to further promote bilateral relations with the United Kingdom (UK) in other areas of mutual cooperation, including higher education.