Cyprus – Pakistan sign agreement for abolition of Visa Requirements for Diplomatic and Service or Official passports

An Agreement on the Abolition of Visa Requirements for Holders of Diplomatic and Service or Official Passports between the Government of the Republic of Cyprus and the Government of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan was signed on Wednesday at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, an announcement issued today says.

On behalf of the Republic of Cyprus the Agreement was signed by the Acting Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Minas Hadjimichael and on behalf of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan by the High Commissioner to Nicosia -resident in Beirut- Ambassador Aftab Ahmed Khokher, who is currently paying a working visit to Cyprus.

The signing of the Agreement constitutes an important step towards the enhancement of the two countries’ cooperation and bilateral relations at the diplomatic level.

During the meeting between Ambassador Hadjimichael and High Commissioner Khokher, the Cyprus problem, the bilateral relations, developments in the region and other issues of mutual concern were discussed.

Source: Cyprus News Agency