PM Nawaz to attend World Economic Forum in Switzerland

02:17 PM | 14 Jan, 2017
PM Nawaz to attend World Economic Forum in Switzerland
ISLAMABAD - Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will reach Switzerland to attend a meeting of World Economic Forum in Davos.

PM Nawaz Sharif will represent Pakistan at the four-day meeting which will take up matters related to global economy.

Former chief of army staff General (retd) Raheel Sharif will be speaking at the four-day annual meeting.

PM Nawaz Sharif will lead the Pakistani delegation to the meeting, which will be chaired jointly by Brian T. Moynihan of the Bank of America, award-winning documentary maker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy, Helle Thorning-Schmidt, Frans van Houten and Meg Whitman.

Former army chief is also expected to highlight Pakistan Army’s counterinsurgency operations and improved security environment in the country as well as in the region.

The annual WEF meetings will start from November 17 and continue for four days.

The summit will be attended by several world leaders, politicians, leading businesspersons, social workers and media personalities.