Pakistan PM arrives in UAE on two-day state visit


Pakistani Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has arrived in the UAE on a two-day state visit.

The Pakistani leader was received by UAE's Minister of Economy Abdullah bin Touq Al-Marri at the Abu Dhabi Airport.

Taking to Twitter, Sharif said talks focussed on "resolving and understanding" the efforts needed to "further strengthen trade, investment and economic relations".

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