Islamabad (Khyber Mail): The 12th round of Pakistan-Norway Bilateral Political Consultations took place in Islamabad. Leading the Pakistani delegation was Ambassador Muhammad Saleem, AS (Europe), while the Norwegian delegation was headed by Mr. Vebjorn Dysvik, Director General of the Department for Regional Affairs at the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
During the meeting, both sides assessed the progress achieved since the last Bilateral Political Consultations held in 2021 and expressed their commitment to enhancing collaboration in various areas, including investment, shipping, climate change, renewable energy, and higher education.
The Norwegian delegation, recognized as a significant investment partner for Pakistan, was provided with insights into the recently established Special Investment Facilitation Council (SIFC) by the Government of Pakistan. They also extended an invitation to explore potential investment opportunities stemming from the council’s initiatives.