New Delhi: Pakistan media reported that Finance Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari is on a two-day go to to the Russian Federation.
Meanwhile, Russia’s Foreign Ministry stated that on this journey the Pakistani FM will discuss issues about Afghanistan, Syria, and Ukraine.
The go to comes after a high-level Russian delegation led by vitality minister Nikolay Shulginov visited Pakistan final week to discover potentialities of offering oil to cash-strapped Pakistan.
According to a joint assertion issued after the parleys, the 2 sides reached an settlement in precept on the provision of Russian crude oil and oil merchandise to Pakistan, with technical particulars to be finalised in March this yr.
“Both sides agreed that after consensus on the technical specifications achieved, the oil and gas trade transaction will be structured in a way it has a mutual economic benefit for both countries. The process is to be completed within March 2023,” the assertion learn.
It is believed that the go to of Bilawal would assist to expedite the provision of Russian oil to Pakistan.