Pak, Bulgaria agree to enhance cooperation in trade


ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and Bulgaria have agreed to further enhance cooperation in the field of trade, economy, investment and culture.

During 3rd round of bilateral political consultation in Sofia, Bulgaria, the two sides expressed satisfaction on the ongoing collaboration at the UN and other multilateral fora.

The two sides also identified possibilities to enhance cooperation in education, science and technology, defence, parliamentary exchanges and people-to-people contacts, said a statement of the Foreign Office here on Tuesday.

They also discussed peace and security situations in their respective regions.

The Pakistani delegation briefed the Bulgarian side on its efforts aimed at promoting peace and security in Afghanistan, Pakistan-India relations and human rights violations in the Indian Occupied Jammu and Kashmir.

The Bulgarian side appreciated Pakistan’s role in the fight against terrorism and sacrifices rendered by it.