Islamabad, January 30, 2019 (PPI-OT): HE Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Pakistan was accorded a warm welcome by his Omani counterpart, HE Yusuf bin Alawi bin Abdullah upon arrival at Muscat, a short while ago. Honourable Minister is leading a 12-member delegation of Technical Experts representing sector of bilateral cooperation falling under the purview of Joint Commission whose 7th Session will be Co-chaired by the two Foreign Ministers on January 31st followed with ‘Signing Ceremony’ of bilateral Accords.
The outreach is high on substance, considering Foreign Minister Qureshi’s schedule that includes meeting with Hon’ble Deputy Prime His Highness Sayyid Fahd Bin Mahmood Al-Said, Minister for Royal Office General Na’mani in addition to covering ‘Strategic Consultation’ with HE Alawi.
During his 3 days of bilateral visit (January 29-31), the Hon’able Foreign Minister will participate in a mega reception for Pakistani Community. The Event will showcase colourful performance by a troupe and band of 50 School children. A total of 750 guests have been invited for the occasion. In access of 50 Pakistanis, Omanis and other nationalities will be presented ‘Certificates of Appreciation’ for their contributions to Pak-Oman Friendship.
The Ambassador has observed that HE Qureshi is a renowned, veteran politician, buoyed with 35 years of experience in statecraft, whereas, the depth and dimension of his current outreach would augment strength to the core pillars of bilateral cooperation. The Ambassador also noted that the visiting dignitaries will record interviews with Live TV, Newspaper, Radio and Online media outlets and interact with the Omani civil society.
For more information, contact:
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Government of Pakistan