Islamabad (Web Desk): Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif arrived in Doha on Tuesday on a two-day official visit to Qatar on the invitation of Amir of state of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani.
This is PM Shehbaz Sharif's first visit to Qatar since assuming office in April 2022.
During the visit, he is scheduled to meet the Qatari leadership to hold "in-depth consultations."
The premier would also interact with the business community to highlight the exciting investment opportunities in Pakistan.
Earlier in a tweet, the premier wrote, "Leaving for Qatar today at the invitation of my brother HH Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani. The visit will renew the bond of brotherhood & friendship between our two countries."
He said Pakistan wanted to transform historical bilateral relationship into a "more robust strategic relationship."
Leaving for Qatar today at the invitation of my brother HH Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani. The visit will renew the bond of brotherhood & friendship between our two countries. We want to transform our historical bilateral relationship into a more robust strategic relationship.— Shehbaz Sharif (@CMShehbaz) August 23, 2022
The prime minister said that during his interactions with market and business leaders, he would highlight the “exciting investment opportunities” in Pakistan’s various sectors such as renewable energy, food security, industrial and infrastructure development, tourism and hospitality.
Prime Minister Sharif will also visit "Stadium 974" in Doha, where he would be briefed on the extensive preparations undertaken by the Government of Qatar to host the FIFA World Cup.
Qatar is home to more than 200,000 Pakistanis, who are contributing to the progress, prosperity and economic development of the two brotherly countries.