Pak News
Updated on 2003-12-04 10:33:25

Prince Karim Aga Khan Calls On President, PM

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: Dec 04 (PNS) - Prince Karim Aga Khan, who is on a visit to Pakistan, Wednesday called on President General Pervez Musharraf and Prime Minister Mir Zafarullah Khan Jamali at Aiwan-e-Sadr and Prime Minister House to exchange views on a number of issues of mutual interest.

Prince Karim Aga Khan held detailed discussions with the President and the Prime Minister regarding investment cooperation in various fields especially in the telecommunications, financial, social and economic development sectors.

He expressed his appreciation over the direction of government's economic policies which have helped in restoring investors confidence. The President and the Prime Minister thanked the Aga Khan for his keen interest in the development of education, health, social welfare and industrial sectors in the country.

President General Pervez Musharraf hosted a banquet and Prime Minister Mir Zafarullah Khan Jamali a luncheon in honour of Prince Karim Aga Khan that was attended by Cabinet Ministers, Parliamentarians, senior government officials, members of Aga Khan's entourage and the leading members of the Ismaili community.

In the afternoon Foreign Minister Mian Khurshid Mahmud Kasuri and Finance Minister Shaukat Aziz called on Prince Karim Aga Khan and discussed matters relating to the programmes and plans of the Aga Khan Development Network in Pakistan.