Colombo: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was given warm welcome as he arrived here Tuesday at the President’s Secretariat to hold bilateral talks.
Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena and Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe received the Pakistani Premier on his arrival at the presidency.
The Sri Lankan First Lady greeted Begum Kalsoom Nawaz.
PM Sharif and Sri Lankan President held meeting at the Presidency and emphasized on enhancing cooperation in bilateral trade, defence production and tourism.
In a meeting, the two leaders focused on further consolidating their ties for the mutual benefit of their countries.
Later, Pakistan and Sri Lanka signed eight agreements and MoUs, related to defense, security, anti-terrorism, trade and science and technology.
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena were present at the ceremony of signing agreements.
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