Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday met his Russian counterpart, Dmitri Medvedev, on the sidelines of China International Imports Expo (CIIE).
Finance Minister Asad Umer and Advisor to the PM on Commerce Abdul Razzak Dawood also attended the meeting.
Earlier in the day, the premier addressed the opening ceremony of the CIIE as chief guest. In his speech, he stressed that Pakistan will be made a more conducive and competitive market for businesses and investments.
After the opening ceremony, PM Imran along with Umer, Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi, Federal Minister for Planning, Development and Reforms Khusro Bakhtiar and other members of his delegation visited Pakistan’s stall at the expo as the “Country of Honour”.
He also welcomed Chinese President Xi, Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta, Russian PM Medvedev, Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and Maltese Prime Minister Joseph Muscat at the Pakistani Pavilion.