ISLAMABAD (Online) – Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzō Abe is likely to visit Pakistan next month.

A number of MoUs will be signed during the visit, sources said, adding that Pakistan has invited the Japanese premier to visit Pakistan.

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will hold meeting with his Japanese counterpart in the United States and formally invite him to pay visit to Pakistan.

The sources added that the upcoming visit of Japanese prime minister is very important for further strengthening bilateral relations between Islamabad and Tokyo.

Eleven percent increase has been witnessed in trade between Pakistan and Japan.