ISLAMABAD: Emomali Rahmon, President of Tajikistan arrived in Islamabad today on a two-day official visit.
Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif invited Tajik President Emomali Rahmon to visit Pakistan to discuss further enhancing bilateral cooperation.
Federal Minister for Commerce Syed Naveed Qamar received Tajikistan’s President Emomali.
A Contingent of guards presented a 21-gun salute and guard of honour on his arrival in Islamabad.
Tajik President will hold meeting with his Pakistani counterpart Dr Arif Alvi, Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif and other officials of the government.
Two well-dressed cute children clad in traditional attire presented bouquets to President Emomali on his arrival in Islamabad on Wednesday.
In a statement issued today, the Foreign Office said the two sides shared their views on further strengthening and enhancing bilateral cooperation in multiple areas.
During the visit, a number of bilateral agreements and Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) will be signed.
“The Tajik President’s visit to Pakistan is expected to impart a renewed impetus to deepening cooperation between the two countries in diverse fields and further strengthen the growing geo-economic partnership,” the FO said.
The two brotherly countries, Pakistan and Tajikistan are connected via longstanding historical, cultural and religious bonds.