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No Saudi anti-Pakistan vote in FATF plenary ISLAMABAD: The Foreign Office on Thursday categorically rejected the “false and baseless” media reports claiming that Saudi Arabia had voted against Pakistan in the ongoing plenary of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF). “Pakistan and Saudi Arabia enjoy strong fraternal ties and the two countries have always cooperated […]

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Pakistan stands shoulder-to- shoulder with KSA: Qureshi ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi Monday said that Pakistan and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia enjoyed strong and deeply-rooted historic relations and Islamabad would always stand shoulder-to-shoulder with its brotherly country. The foreign minister was talking to the Saudi Ambassador in Pakistan Nawaf bin Saeed Al-Malki who […]

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Pakistan asked not to sign accords for Haj ISLAMABAD: The government of Saudi Arabia on Thursday asked the Pakistan government not to make any arrangements regarding accommodation and travelling of the intending pilgrims for the upcoming Haj in view of the coronavirus outbreak till final decision is taken by the Kingdom. Saudi Minister for Haj […]

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Pakistan to ask Saudi Arabia, UAE: Convert $5 bn deposits into loans ISLAMABAD: The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the UAE have granted rollover of $5 billion deposits for one year period in order to help Islamabad overcome its economic crisis, The News has learnt. Now after getting the rollover of $5 billion deposits from […]

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Pakistan, Saudi Arabia agree to take forward PM Imran’s Gulf peace initiative ISLAMABAD: The Saudi leadership on Tuesday welcomed Prime Minister Imran Khan’s efforts to promote peace and stability and his initiative to de-escalate tensions in the region. Despite the complexity of the issues and recognising the challenges involved, the two sides agreed to remain […]

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PM Imran leaves for Saudi Arabia ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday left for Saudi Arabia on a day-long visit as part of his efforts to defuse tensions between Riyadh and Tehran. The prime minister is scheduled to meet Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman during his visit. He is accompanied by Foreign Minister […]

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Mediation between Saudi Arabia, Iran: PM to visit Riyadh, Tehran after China visit ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan is likely to pay visits to Saudi Arabia and Iran after concluding his ongoing three-day visit to China, sources said on Wednesday. The role of PM Imran Khan gets significant importance for the establishment of regional peace […]

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PM Imran leaves for Saudi Arabia ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday left  Saudi Arabia on a  two-day visit to Saudi Arabia . He is expected to  discuss with Saudi leadership “various dimensions of the grave situation in Indian Occupied Jammu and Kashmir, arising from India’s illegal and unilateral actions of 5 August 2019”,  […]

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PM Imran phones Saudi Crown Prince, condemns attack on oil facilities ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday night phoned Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman  to condemn attack on the Kingdom’s oil facilities. The premier , during the conversation with MBS, vowed to support Saudi Arabia against any terrorist attack and reiterated   that Pakistan will […]

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PM Imran to visit Saudi Arabia before UNGA session ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan will meet top Saudi leadership during his visit to the Saudi Arabia later this month, sources said Thursday. According to sources, the prime minister will travel to the Kingdom before his visit to United States to attend the 74th session of […]

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