Ishaq Dar briefs Investors on Pakistan Economy

London: Standard Chartered Bank hosted a high profile investors/fund managers breakfast session with Pakistan’s Minister of Finance, Revenue, Economic Affairs, Statistics and Privatization, Senator Ishaq Dar, in London yesterday. The event was attended by a large number of prominent emerging market credit investors in London and senior Standard Chartered Executives, including Group Chief Executive, Mr. […]

Cameron hosts World Muslim Leaders in London

London: Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Afghan President Hamid Karzai spoke of their countries’ shared interest in advancing regional peace, stability and prosperity, at their trilateral meeting with British Prime Minister David Cameron. The Pakistani and Afghan leaders were in London to attend the World Islamic Economic Forum. The three leaders also “discussed economic cooperation and the Afghan-led peace […]

Hague welcomes reconciliation approach of Pakistan

London: British Foreign Secretary William Hague paid a courtesy call on Prime Minister of Pakistan Muhammad Nawaz Sharif this morning and discussed various issues of mutual interest. The Prime Minister expressed his appreciation of the continuity of the British Government’s support to resolve outstanding issues between Pakistan and India. Speaking on Pakistan-India relations, the Prime […]

We are on the right track to set the economy right; Nawaz Sharif

London: British Secretary of Department for International Development Justine Greening called on Prime Minister of Pakistan today and discussed with him education, development and economic reforms agenda of Pakistan. The Prime Minister informed the Secretary that the Government of Pakistan was committed to allocate more resources for the education sector of Pakistan and was determined […]

British Home Secretary Theresa May called on Prime Minister of Pakistan

London: British Home Secretary Theresa May called on Prime Minister of Pakistan Muhammad Nawaz Sharif to discuss matters related to cooperation on security and fight against terrorism. While appreciating UK’s support to Pakistan in its fight against terrorism, the Prime Minister termed Ms Theresa May ‘a friend of Pakistan’. The Prime Minister briefed the Secretary on […]