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Pakistan PM leaves for global summit in Dubai

Islamabad, Feb 10: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday left for a day-long visit to Dubai where he will participate in a global summit, the Foreign Office announced. The World Government Summit is an annual gathering of heads of states and governments, policy-makers and experts. It provides an opportunity to discuss improvement in governance through reform, innovation and technology. Khan is expected to meet International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde on the sidelines of the summit to discuss the conditions that have held up the fund’s bailout programme, a Foreign Office spokesperson told Dawn news. He will also meet United Arab Emirates Crown prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed bin Sultan Al-Nahyan. (IANS)

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