Ambassador of Kazakhstan calls on Minister for Water and Power

Islamabad, November 03, 2015 (PPI-OT): Mr. Bakhitbek Shabarbayev, ambassador of Kazakhstan calls on Khawaja Muhammad Asif, Federal Minister for water and power here in his office. They discussed issues of mutual interest and hoped that bilateral relation between the two Muslims brethren countries would be improved by each passing day.

The Minister said that both the countries have commonality in their culture, language and tradition which are playing cementing force for strengthening of bilateral relations. Both the side agreed that the relations would be further strengthened thorough people to people contact, trade and business like activities.

The ambassador apprised that works was in progress on the construction of road which would link Kazakhstan to Pakistan Via Urumqi, a china city through China Pakistan Economic Corridor. The Minister said that CPEC was a game changer and it would bring peace and prosperity for the whole region. He also felicitated the ambassador upon his designation as the Dean of Diplomatic Corps in Pakistan.

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