Pakistan & Cambodia agree to intensify bilateral engagement
Islamabad : Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari held a meeting with the Cambodian Foreign Minister Prak Sokhonnon in Phnom Penh today.
The Foreign Minister congratulated his counterpart on successfully hosting the 29th ARF Ministerial Meeting and appreciated the hospitality extended to the Pakistan delegation. He underlined the critical importance of ARF for regional security and expressed Pakistan’s continued commitment to ARF. He also expressed Pakistan’s keen desire to enhance its engagement with ASEAN.
The two Foreign Ministers appreciated the friendly ties between Pakistan and Cambodia and expressed their determination to further develop mutually beneficial cooperation. They also agreed to enhance high-level dialogue and engagement between the two countries and to promote business-to-business ties.
The two Foreign Ministers also discussed regional issues of mutual interest. Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari expressed support for ASEAN-led processes in Asia Pacific and extended Pakistan’s support for the Cambodian Presidency of ASEAN.