ISLAMABAD -- Ambassador of the State of Qatar said the anniversary of the National Day for the accession of Sheikh Jassim bin Mohammed, the Founder of the State of Qatar, to the rule of the country he thanked Pakistan government for cooperation and hospitality. He said that the bilateral ties between Pakistan and Qatar are based on strong foundations of common faith and culture, as well as, shared values and aspirations. "Pakistan-Qatar relations have gone from strength to strength and recent visit of Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani Emir of the State of Qatar to Pakistan and the signing of multiple MoUs are the reflection of both nations mutual commitment to this enduring relationship, " he said.
Furthermore the cooperation between the two states in the fields of defense and security is indicative of a security narrative that is intertwined, he added. He said that the State of Qatar had always admired the resilience, and determination of the people of Pakistan who had never shied away from challenges, on the contrary they persevered and flourished in spite of it. "Pakistan is a country blessed with enormous natural reserves and manpower and is seen as a model of economic development around the world, and there is much praise for its economic progress. After the independence of Pakistan, the pace of economic development was exemplary; it is envisioned that Pakistan will be a hallmark of sustainable growth and progress with in the next few years. "
He said anniversary of the National Day for the accession of Sheikh Jassim bin Mohammed, the founder of the State of Qatar, to the rule of the country is an embodiment of ideals and visionary aspirations that the country was founded on and Qatar has realized this vision by steadily moving down the path of ultimate progress and development. Pakistan and Qatar enjoy good economic and trade relations which are improving fast with the growing understanding between the leadership and people of the two countries we are improving together, with the private sectors and the governments' on-board. Qatar shares warm and cordial relations with Pakistan as well as excellent brotherly ties. On matters pertaining to regional and global affairs both Countries have always been on the same page.
Qatar places considerable importance on its relation with Pakistan which is based on strong foundations of common faith and culture. However there is a need to...