Islamabad, January 26, 2013 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf has felicitated the Prime Minister of Commonwealth of Australia, Her Excellency Ms. Julia Gillard MP, on the occasion of their National Day falling on 26th January.
In his message to the Prime Minister of Australia, the Prime Minister conveyed his warm and sincere greetings on behalf of the Government and people of Pakistan as well as his own behalf to the Government and the people of Australia on the auspicious occasion of their National Day.
The Prime Minister said that Pakistan and Australia enjoy cordial relations based on mutual interests and shared objectives. The similarity of perceptions and understandings on regional and international issues underlines the strength of these ties.
He expressed the confidence that bilateral relations would continue to grow in the future with the enhanced interaction between the political, corporate and socio-cultural leadership of both the sides.
The Prime Minister expressed best wishes for the progress and prosperity of the people of Australia.
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