Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi said that Pakistan gives paramount importance to its relations with African countries.
President Third meeting of economic diplomacy under Africa’s policy in Islamabad today (Wednesday), he said that Africa comprising 54 countries of a population of of 1.3 billion is an important continent for Pakistan.
The minister has declared under economic diplomacy, Pakistan has organized the first Conference on the development of Pak-Africa trade in Nairobi. He said despite the Pandemic of Covid-19, Pakistan’s export volume witnessed the rise of seven percent as a result of this economic diplomacy.
He stated organizing virtual conferences to promote economic diplomacy of diplomatic priority areas.