ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: Taking another significant step to promote the diplomacy, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has announced to initiate the Cultural Diplomacy under the directives of Prime Minister Imran Khan after the successful Economic Diplomacy.
In this regard, the Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi met the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s Minister for Tourism and Culture Atif Khan at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Islamabad on Wednesday, and discussed matters pertaining to promotion of tourism and drawing world attention towards the Country’s culture.
Shah Mahmood Qureshi said that Pakistan has acquired a special place in the World in terms of tourism, and there are immense opportunities of tourism in Pakistan.
وزیر خارجہ سے وزیر سیاحت و ثقافت خیبر پختونخوا عاطف خان کی ملاقات
پاکستانی ثقافت کی طرف دنیا کی توجہ مبذول کروانے پر تبادلہ خیال
پاکستان میں سیاحت کے بے پناہ مواقع موجود ہیں:وزیر خارجہ شاہ محمود قریشی
ثقافت اور سیاحت کے فروغ کیلئے مؤثر اقدامات کرنا ہوں گے :شاہ محمود قریشی pic.twitter.com/fTO11ngGFI
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The foreign minister said that we are facilities online visas for the foreign tourists under the directives of Prime Minister Imran Khan so that they can easily come to Pakistan and benefit from its historical and cultural heritage.
Qureshi said that more effective steps need to be taken to promote culture and tourism to bring Pakistan into the ranks of the developed Countries.
Atif Khan apprised the foreign minister of the initiatives taken to promote tourism in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. The foreign minister appreciated his efforts to promote tourism and culture in the province.