Turkey-Pakistan to build a train line

A new train line joining Turkey to Pakistan will further seal the two countries together, providing an economic boost for both nations.

Turkey-Pakistan to build a train line

World Bulletin / News Desk

Held at the Serana Hotel in Islamabad, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif spoke at the Turkey-Pakistan Business forum, saying that Pakistan and Turkey have helped each other in difficult times, saying that as sister nations, "I'd say that Turkey is my first homeland. With Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu, using the same expression, delights me".

Nawaz Sharif thanked Ahmet Davutoglu, for Turkey's support for the rehabilitation of those in tribal regions, with $20 million dollars in aid.

Evaluating the importance of economic and trade cooperation, Sharif said, "We have agreed on the building of a railway between Turkey and Pakistan. With this regional connectivity, the dream will turn into a reality: Sharif also explained that the Pakistan-Chinese economic corridor willalso be brought to life.

Güncelleme Tarihi: 18 Şubat 2015, 22:38