Islamabad (Staff Report/Agencies): Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday met with Saudi Information Minister Dr Awwad bin Saleh Al-Awwad and Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi at Prime Minister's Office (PMO) in Islamabad.
During the meeting, Awwad Bin Saleh Al-Awwad assured PM Khan that the Kingdom fully supports Pakistan's efforts to bring peace and stability in the region. The two officials discussed other matters of mutual interest as well.
The Saudi official conveyed felicitations to PM Khan on behalf of the Saudi Crown Prince Muhammad Bin Salman, and invited him to visit Saudi Arabia, Radio Pakistan reported.
Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi and Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry also attended the meeting.
Meanwhile, Chinese Foreign Minister also met with PM Khan. The meeting was attended by the information minister and foreign minister.
A day earlier, Wang also held meetings with Qureshi and the army chief. Qureshi assured his Chinese counterpart that the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) would remain a priority for the government, while Wang rejected the impression that CPEC projects were compounding Pakistan’s debt burden.