US media welcomes PM Sharif’s visit because of his democratic credentials

ISLAMABAD: US-based analyst Dr. Farhat Haq has said that the US media welcomed the visit of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif because of his democratic credentials.

Talking to Radio Pakistan, she said Nawaz Sharif is very keen to resolve economic and energy crises in Pakistan.

She added that the American people want close and strong links with Pakistan even after the withdrawal of US-led forces from Afghanistan.

She remarked that the joint statement issued at the end of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s visit clearly indicated that both the countries held extensive discussions on all issues.

Economist Dr. Sabour Ghayour also said that Prime Minister Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif during his visit to the United States met with the US investors and invited them to invest in Pakistan.

He said a Pak-US working group would greatly help the US investors in setting up of energy generation projects in Pakistan.

Referring to Prime Minister’s visit to China, Dr Ghayour said a special cell had been set up at PM’s office aiming at helping the Chinese investors; adding that similar facility will be provided to the US investors in Pakistan.