PM to embark on two-day official visit to Turkey tomorrow


ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan will embark on a two-day official visit to Turkey on Thursday.

He is visiting Turkey at the invitation of the Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. During the visit, the prime minister will meet the Turkish president and discuss the entire spectrum of bilateral relations between the two countries. Views pertaining to the regional and international situation will also be exchanged. The prime minister will also address a business forum and hold several meetings with Turkish businessmen and potential investors during his stay at Ankara.

It is worth mentioning here that Pakistan and Turkey enjoy historic and unparalleled ties based on a common religious and cultural legacy that dates back to centuries. The two countries have excellent political, economic, defence, cultural and people-to-people relations that continue to grow from strength to strength each passing year.

Prime minister’s visit will further reinforce the historic ties between the governments and the people of the two brotherly countries. The visit, moreover, will also help explore new avenues of cooperation and collaboration between the two countries, particularly in the area of economic, trade and commercial relations.