Army chief meets UAE PM in Dubai, discusses strategic relations

09:08 AM | 15 Oct, 2017
Army chief meets UAE PM in Dubai, discusses strategic relations
DUBAI - Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa called on Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum — the Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) — here in Dubai on Saturday.

During the meeting, both high ups shed light on the strategic relations between Pakistan and the UAE, besides discussing issues relating to military cooperation and regional situation, Geo News reported.

The Army Chief thanked the UAE premier for providing the humanitarian assistance to Pakistanis and sponsoring development projects accomplished in Pakistan following the directions of UAE President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan.

General Bajwa also praised the development of the Gulf country in all sectors, including economy and culture. He also appreciated the country's leadership for following balanced policies at regional and international level.

Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid also hailed the constructive role of Pakistanis for the development of the UAE.

The meeting was also attended by Crown Prince of Dubai Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai Maktoum bin Mohammed Al Maktoum, and the UAE's Federal Minister for Foreign Affairs Anwar Mohammed Gargash.

Diplomats at the UAE are of view that recent visit of the Army Chief would ease the relations between two countries and with other Gulf states.


Currency Rates Today - Pakistani Rupee to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, Riyal - 22 July 2024

Pakistani rupee rates against US Dollar and other currencies on July 22, 2024 (Monday) in open market.

USD to PKR Rate Today

US dollar was being quoted at 279.15 for buying and 280.85 for selling. Euro's buying rate remains stable at 301.25 and selling rate is 303.25.

British Pound rate is 354.75 for buying, and 358.25 for selling. UAE Dirham AED was at 76.4 and Saudi Riyal lowered to 73.60.

Currency Rates Today

Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 279.15 280.85
Euro EUR 301.25 303.25
UK Pound Sterling GBP 354.75 358.25
U.A.E Dirham AED 76.40 77.15
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.60 74.32
Australian Dollar AUD 184.75 186.55
Bahrain Dinar BHD 741.15 749.15
Canadian Dollar CAD 203.50 205.50
China Yuan CNY 38.35 38.75
Danish Krone DKK 40.05 40.45
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.70 36.05
Indian Rupee INR 36.05 36.05
Japanese Yen JPY 1.91 1.99
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 908.25 917.35
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.95 59.75
New Zealand Dollar NZD 169.24 171.24
Norwegians Krone NOK 26.04 26.34
Omani Riyal OMR 722.87 730.89
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.39 77.09
Singapore Dollar SGD 202.00 204.00
Swedish Korona SEK 26.40 26.70
Swiss Franc CHF 309.05 311.55
Thai Bhat THB 7.50 7.65


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