Saudi timely assistance to help Pakistan overcome imminent financial crunch


LAHORE : SAARC Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCI) Senior
Vice President Iftikhar Ali Malik Thursday termed Prime Minister Imran Khan’s visit to Saudi Arabia as result oriented and will help steer the country out of imminent financial crunch.
Talking to a delegation of traders who called on him here on Friday, he said PM visit to brotherly Islamic country was imperative in changing global scenario as it yielded loud and clear message to the world that Pakistan and Saudi Arabia‘s bilateral relations are long lasting. He said prime minister’s visit has great significance, during which, Salman bin
Abdulaziz demonstrated extraordinary warmth for him.
He said the visit would help in further strengthening the bilateral, brotherly, strategic and economic relations. Both the countries were ready to work together under 2030 Vision which was a game changer for Saudi Arabia, Middle East and the Muslim countries, he added. He said Pakistan had huge potential of natural and mineral resources.
He further said there were great investment opportunities in Pakistan, and the Pakistani community was playing important role in the development of Saudi Arabia. The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) should support Saudi Arabia and Pakistan in tackling all the issues facing the Muslim countries, he added. He said that if entire Muslim Ummah forge unity and pool their natural resources for collective welfare of Muslims and Muslims can emerge as on the globe as super power.