PM in Minsk to hold talks with Belarusian leadership


Minsk: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif arrived in Belarus on a three-day official visit today.


He was received by Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko, the Vice Prime Minister, and the Foreign Minister of Belarus.

The Prime Minister on his arrival at Minsk was given a red carpet welcome and a guard of honour.

The Prime Minister will have one-on-one meeting with President of Belarus followed by delegation level talks.

The Prime Minister will also meet Prime Minister of Belarus.

Meetings with Chairman of the House of Representatives and Chairman of the Council of the Republic are also scheduled. Belarusian State University will confer an honorary Doctorate Degree on the Prime Minister.

The President of Belarus and the Prime Minister will inaugurate joint Pak-Belarus Business Forum.

The Prime Minister is accompanied by Information Minister Pervaiz Rashid, Minister for Food Security Sikandar Hayat Bosan, Minister for Defense Production Rana Tanveer and Special Assistant Tariq Fatemi.