Pakistan, Japan agree to further foster bilateral ties
TOKYO: Pakistan and Japan have agreed to further bolster their bilateral ties on leadership as well as masses level, Radio Pakistan reported on Tuesday.
Resolve was expressed during a meeting between Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi and members of Japan Pakistan Parliamentary Friendship League at Japanese parliament in Tokyo today.
Two sides also agreed to explore opportunities in trade, investment and other areas of development.
Foreign minister acknowledged role and efforts of Japan-Pakistan Parliamentary Friendship League in furthering mutually beneficial bilateral relations.
Moreover, Qureshi conferred Sheshiro Eto with Hilal Pakistan Award in recognition of his services for promotion of relations between Pakistan and Japan.
Later, speaking at a working luncheon hosted in his honor by Chairman Japan-Pakistan Business Cooperation Committee Teruo Asada in Tokyo, Foreign Minister Qureshi invited Japanese companies to invest in information technology sector, small and medium enterprises and agriculture value chains.
Minister encouraged members of Japanese business committee to visit Pakistan and further explore huge market for trade and investment.