The High Commissioners and Ambassadors of the African Group for a joint meeting with H.E. Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi, Foreign Minister of Pakistan, at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, on November 14, 2019.

The Foreign Minister articulated the government’s vision of forging close trade, commercial and investment ties with the African continent. He stated that more robust relations with the continent of the future would be a cornerstone of the PTI government’s foreign policy.

The High Commissioners and Ambassadors of South Africa expressed their gratitude for the opportunity to hold detailed discussions with the Foreign Minister at length.

The Foreign Minister remarked that it would be his endeavor to ensure that warmth and cordial relations were translated into robust trade, economic and investment ties and that regular bilateral visits take place, with cooperation expanding into a range of diverse fields.

The meeting concluded with deep appreciation for a unique opportunity to share common concerns and ideas relating to important Pakistan-Africa relations.