PM arrives in Doha to meet Qatari Amir

DOHA, Feb 27 – Staff reporter: Prime Minister Imran Khan arrived here Thursday on a day-long visit of Qatar during which he will hold a meeting with Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, Amir of the State of Qatar.

The prime minister upon arrival in Doha was received at the airport by Qatari Minister for Energy Saad Sheirda Al-Kaabi.

The focus on prime minister’s visit and his meeting with the Amir of Qatar, which was part of regular exchange of high-level visits, would be on strengthening bilateral cooperation and exchanging views on regional developments.

Pakistan and Qatar enjoy close and cordial ties based on mutual trust and understanding.

The bilateral relationship is broad-based and multifaceted, covering diverse fields including political, trade, commercial, defence, people-to-people contacts and cultural exchanges.

This is the second visit of Prime Minister Imran Khan to Qatar after taking office. The Qatari Amir had visited Pakistan in June 2019, which resulted in strengthening bilateral collaboration in diverse areas.