PM arrives in Jeddah from Medina
The Governor of Makkah and the National Security Adviser received the Prime Minister at the airport
Prime Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif is on a three-day high-level official visit to Saudi Arabia at the invitation of Crown Prince Muhammad bin Salman bin Abdulaziz of Saudi Arabia.
The Prime Minister has reached Jeddah today from Medina on the second day of his visit. The Prime Minister was received at the airport by the Governor of Makkah Khalid bin Faisal Al Saud and the National Security Advisor of Saudi Arabia Dr. Masad bin Muhammad Al Aiban.
During his stay in Madinah, the Prime Minister visited the Holy Shrine of the Holy Prophet (PBUH) twice. ۔
Federal Ministers Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, Muftah Ismail, Nobzada Shahzain Bugti, Maryam Aurangzeb, Khawaja Muhammad Asif, Chaudhry Salik Hussain, Dr Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui, Mohsin Dawar and Maulana Tahir Ashrafi were also present in the delegation along with the Prime Minister.
This is the Prime Minister’s first foreign trip since taking over as Prime Minister.
During the visit, the Prime Minister met with Crown Prince Muhammad bin Salman bin Abdulaziz and other relevant officials to enhance economic and trade ties and promote investment, as well as create more employment opportunities for Pakistani manpower in Saudi Arabia. Will talk about
The two friendly countries will also discuss issues of mutual interest, especially various regional and international issues.
Pakistan and Saudi Arabia are linked by fraternal relations based on a long tradition of mutual trust and understanding, close cooperation and mutual support.
The people of Pakistan hold the trustees of the two holy shrines in the highest esteem.