Karachi, November 03, 2015 (PPI-OT): Governor of Sindh Dr Ishrat Ul Ebad Khan on Tuesday said fast evolving relationship between Pakistan and Austria will mutually benefit the two countries in the spheres of investment, trade and culture. Talking to Dr. Brigitt Blaha, the Ambassador of Austria to Pakistan, who called on the Governor here Tuesday, he said Austrian assistance in building dams through provision of technical support as well as investment was highly appreciable.
“Investments made by the Austrian government in the energy sector of the country would go a long way and would be a milestone in Pak- Austria friendship,” he said. Dr Ishrat Ul Ebad Khan acknowledging that Austria was a culturally rich country said similarities between Pakistan and Austria was also a major factor in bringing the two close to one another.
Ambassador Blaha sharing details of investments made by Austria in Pakistan said this holds immense opportunities in the energy sector. Mentioning that people in her country were extremely fond of music said this fondness bring Pakistanis and Austrian further close to each other.
With the very perspective a 20 member of delegation of musicians from Austria are about to arrive Pakistan and get introduced Pakistanis to an important aspect of Austrian culture. Dr Brigitt Blaha said there was considerably high demand for many of the Pakistani products in her country and the Austrian embassy is doing its best to not only pave way for Austrian investment but also facilitate Pakistani entrepreneurs keen to gain access to Austrian market.
For more information, contact:
Syed Wajahat Ali
Advisor to Governor (Higher Education and Media)
Sindh Governor House
Tel: +92-21-99201216-7, +92-21-99201201-3