Pak UAE Ties
Qureshi says UAE decision "reflects warm and brotherly ties" between the two countries; emphasises need to facilitate travel.
About 1.6 million strong Pakistani Diaspora lives in the UAE.
FM Qureshi expresses hope that Afghan parties will work constructively to achieve shared objective of a stable Afghanistan.
Says no meeting scheduled with the Indian foreign minister during his visit to the UAE.
He will hold consultations with UAE’s leadership on all areas of bilateral cooperation, including welfare of Pakistani diaspora.
“They might not sort of become best friends but at least we want to get it to a level where it's functional," says UAE envoy.
Also exchange views on Covid-19 pandemic and regional and international issues of mutual interest, according to PMO.
Pakistan needs to explain to its allies that while it values ties with them, it will not be pressured into taking decisions.
UAE foreign minister hails "historical" ties between the two countries, praises Pakistanis' contribution to UAE's growth.
Pakistan and the UAE have agreed to develop an institutional mechanism to strengthen bilateral relations.
The foreign minister is currently on a two-day visit to UAE.
Sources say the minister is also expected to take up the issue of suspension of visit visas by UAE.
He will exchange views with UAE leadership on trade, investment and welfare of Pakistani diaspora.
All of those who were undergoing the licensing process for Dubai have been left without answers.
Body also adopts a Pakistan-sponsored resolution urging the UNSG to initiate a global dialogue to counter rising Islamophobia.
Pakistan has consistently supported a two-state solution for a "just, comprehensive and lasting peace" in ME: FO.
The prime minister will meet Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani.
"This support is testimony to the expanding economic relations and friendship between our countries," says Sheikh.
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The Emirati crown prince had also visited Pakistan in January last year.
Talks in both meetings focused on promotion of trade, investment, energy, culture and tourism, an official says.
The initiative will provide Pakistan updated information of job opportunities in the UAE’s labour market.
Dubai authorities yet to provide information about those who have obtained iqama.
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"Project will show how UAE is focusing on investment in and future of Pakistan," says UAE Ambassador to Pakistan.
Dr Faisal says both ministers "expressed solidarity with Pakistan and support for the Kashmir cause".
Comments made during the visiting UAE and Saudi foreign ministers' meeting with Army Chief Gen Bajwa.
The ministers are also expected to hold a meeting with Army Chief Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa.
Human rights activists criticise the decision