Speaker Farrugia receives Pakistani High Commissioner
Speaker Anġlu Farrugia received a courtesy visit from the High Commissioner of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan Zaheer Pervaiz Khan.
Speaker Farrugia and High Commissioner Khan highlighted the cordial bilateral relations that exist between the two countries. They recalled their last meeting which had taken place in October 2015. They noted that quite a good number of companies were registered in Malta with Pakistani shareholding interest, as well as Pakistani workers employed in the health care system in Malta.
They discussed issues of mutual interest, including co-operation between the parliaments of the two countries, particularly the setting-up of a Parliamentary Friendship Group.
The two dignitaries spoke about the international political scene, especially the situation in Pakistan, as well as in Tunisia and Libya.