Prime Minister Imran Khan stated on Monday that the illicit monetary flows from growing nations to the developed nations deplete assets of the previous and that the phenomenon additionally manifests itself in creating points like unlawful migration.
The premier was speaking to Minister for Migration and Asylum of Hellenic Republic (Greece) Panagiotis Mitarachi who known as on him alongside along with his accompanying delegation.
PM Imran stated that whereas stemming illicit monetary flows, methods must also be found to determine pathways to authorized migration.
On this context, he appreciated Greece’s initiative of building authorized migration channels which might open avenues for Pakistani expert labour.
Prime Minister Imran Khan throughout a gathering with Greek minister Panagiotis Mitarachi in Islamabad on February 7, 2022. PHOTO: APP
He underlined the significance Pakistan hooked up to its cooperative ties with Greece and confused the necessity for elevated collaboration in numerous fields together with migration.
On the event, Premier Imran additionally underlined the urgency of addressing the dire humanitarian scenario in Afghanistan and stopping an financial meltdown.
He confused it’s crucial to launch frozen Afghan property to alleviate sufferings of the 40 million Afghan individuals, as it could assist construct a sustainable Afghan financial system and forestall mass exodus of Afghans to different nations.
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Reciprocating, Mitarachi highlighted the significance of Greece-Pakistan relations and common bilateral exchanges.
Whereas conveying cordial greetings to the Prime Minister of the Hellenic Republic, he additionally conveyed his invitation to the prime minister to go to Greece.
Mitarachi appreciated the Pakistani neighborhood’s function in constructing the financial system of Greece and outlined the proposed plan for authorized migration channels between the 2 nations.
Pakistan and the Hellenic Republic take pleasure in pleasant relations, with a robust Pakistani diaspora of greater than 60,000 being an vital financial and cultural bridge between the 2 nations.
The go to is anticipated to additional assist improve cooperative ties between the 2 nations.