PM Imran Khan holds key meeting with Emir of Qatar
DOHA: Prime Minister Imran Khan is currently holding an important meeting with Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani wherein two dignitaries will discus LNG deal and review the future price of fuel.
The high profile meeting is taking place at Diwan-e-Amiri Doha Qatar.
Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan calls on Emir of Qatar H.H. Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani at Diwan-e-Amiri Doha Qatar (22.01.19)#PTI #PrimeMinisterImranKhan #Pakistan #Qatar 🇵🇰 ️🇶🇦Talks between Prime Minister Imran Khan and Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani are underway in Doha.They are discussing the entire spectrum of bilateral ties and regional and international matters of mutual interest.A formal welcoming ceremony in the honor of Prime Minister Imran Khan was held at Amiri Diwan in Doha on Tuesday.Amir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani received the Prime Minister on reaching Amiri Diwan.The Prime Minister was presented with a Guard of Honor by a smartly turned out contingent of Qatari armed forces.National anthems of both the countries were played at the occasion.Earlier, Prime Minister Imran Khan held meeting with his Qatari counterpart Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani in Doha. Bilateral relations, with a focus on economic cooperation between the two countries, were discussed during the meeting.The Qatari Prime Minister also hosted a dinner in honour of Prime Minister Imran Khan. Besides meetings with Qatari leadership, the Prime Minister will also meet business and investment community of Qatar.He will also address Pakistani community during his visit to Qatar.
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Sources said, the two sides have agreed over compliance of the LNG agreement but a review of prices could be discussed.
The two countries will also discuss the issue of supply of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) from Qatar on upto US$ four billion delayed payment, and increase in trade volume, sources further said.
Pakistan will put up a suggestion for a quota of 100,000 jobs for Pakistani nationals in upcoming FIFA World Cup, scheduled in Qatar in 2022.
Pakistan’s prime minister met his Qatari counterpart Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani in Doha on Monday and maters of mutual interest, bilateral relations, economic cooperation and other issues were discussed in the meeting.
PM Imran Khan has been in Doha on a two-day official visit to Qatar.
Prime Minister Imran Khan was accompanied by Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi, Finance Minister Asad Umar, Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Overseas Pakistanis Zulfi Bokhari, Petroleum Minister Ghulam Sarwar Khan and others.
Besides meetings with Qatari leadership, PM Imran Khan will also meet businessmen and investors in Qatar.