Pakistan hires top US lobbying firm in Washington

11:31 PM | 20 Jul, 2019
Pakistan hires top US lobbying firm in Washington
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WASHINGTON – Pakistani Embassy in Washington has signed a contract with top US lobbying firm Holland & Knight for its services, the Radio Pakistan reported on Saturday.

The firm will assist Pakistan Embassy in Washington to expand bilateral ties and further strengthen them keeping in view political landscape of the United States.

Leading Republican from New York, former Congressman and representative of Holland & Knight firm, Tom Reynolds held a meeting with Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi.

Speaking on the occasion, the FM said Prime Minister Imran Khan's visit to the United States will usher a new era in Pakistan-US relations. The premier is accompanied by Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa, ISI Director General Lt-Gen Faiz Hameed, Adviser on Commerce Abdul Razzak Dawood and Special Assistant on Overseas Pakistanis Zulfi Bukhari.

He also expressed his confidence that Holland and Knight firm will fully assist Pakistan Embassy to promote Pakistan-US ties.

Tom Reynolds of firm has assured that his firm will extend full assistance to Pakistan Embassy for expansion in Pak-US ties on the basis of mutual interest and respect.