Earlier today, the foreign office stated that Pakistan and Belgium will soon increase bilateral trade and investment ties.
According to the details, Zahid Hafeez Chaudhri MOFA Spokesperson tweeted updates in this regard on Monday.
He said the 2 countries held an initial round of political consultations virtually.
As per the spokesperson, views were exchanged on the regional situation, multilateral issues, and coronavirus. Areas to promote bilateral cooperation were also discussed.
He said Pakistan appreciated Belgium’s support for Prime Minister Imran Khan’s initiative on debt relief for developing countries.
Furthermore, Pakistan shared concerns on Indian unilateral actions and following the human rights situation in Indian-occupied Kashmir.
His statement read that Pakistan’s contribution to the ongoing peace efforts in Afghanistan was also underlined.
Anick Van Calster Belgium Bilateral Affairs Director-General also tweeted about the meeting.
According to her, a broad exchange of views took place about bilateral and EU-Pakistan relations and regional issues along with the effect of coronavirus.