Almaty. October 1. Information Center - Pakistan highly values
its bilateral relations with Kazakhstan and desires to further expand friendly ties in different sectors,
Urdu Point reports.
Senator Dr. Zarqa Suharwardy Taimur expressed these views
while talking to Yerzhan Kistafin, Ambassador of Kazakhstan who
called on her here on Thursday, said a news release.
"The ambassador would contribute towards further
consolidating trade and economic links between the two countries and explore
possibilities of enhancing tourism" the Senator Dr. Zarqa Suharwardy
Taimur hoped while welcoming the Ambassador.
She observed that there is huge scope for trade and
investment and respective governments needed to create a conducive environment
by bringing the trade and investment conglomerates closer for exploring new
vistas of cooperation.
She said that despite cordial and friendly relations between
the two sides, there are no direct flights to enable the people travel conveniently
and avoid longer routes to reach Nur Sultan.
She also emphasized strong people to people linkages and
enhanced parliamentary cooperation.
She said that Islamabad and
Nur Sultan share identical views on issues being faced by the
region and have always enjoyed cordial and friendly cooperation at different
regional and global forums.
The Ambassador endorsed the views of Senator Dr. Zarqa
Suharwardy Taimur and appreciated the proposals aimed at enhancing trade,
investment and people to people contacts.