Pakistan foreign ministry spokesperson welcomed the Iranian gesture of putting up greeting billboards on major roads in its cities and running greeting messages on advertising screens on the occasion of Pakistan’s 71st Independence Day on August 14, local media reported.
Pakistan is keen to enhance cultural cooperation with Iran, especially in the fields of arts and filmmaking, said the director general of External Publicity Wing at Pakistan's Ministry of Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage.
Central leader of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), which is poised to form next government in Pakistan after winning general elections said his party values its relationship with Iran and it will be further strengthened in times to come.
Pakistan on Thursday welcomed Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's congratulatory phone call to Imran Khan's Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) party's victory in the general election, adding the country wants resumption of bilateral talks which were halted in 2015.
Iran-Pakistan trade is on an upward trend and bilateral trade volume has reached $1.3 billion from $600 billion over past three years, said the president of Iran-Pakistan Federation of Culture and Trade.
Out of the 218 million children employed into the workforce worldwide, 62.1 million of the child labor takes place in Asia and Pacific, meaning that in prevalence, 1 in every 14 children is a victim of child labor in Asia and Pacific. The International Labor Organization coins the term “child labor” as work that deprives children of their childhood, their potential and their dignity, and that is harmful to physical and mental development.
Imran Khan's party said it has begun talks with independents and small parties to form a coalition government after a resounding triumph in Pakistan's general election, as rival parties planned protests over alleged vote rigging.