ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shaukat Aziz on Wednesday congratulated Yasuo Fukuda, the newly elected Japanese Prime Minister. The Prime Minister in his message said, “It gives me great pleasure to extend to you warmest felicitations on your election as the Prime Minister of Japan.” He said your election to this high office is a tribute to your leadership qualities and the outstanding contribution you have made in the success of your country during your long and illustrious political career.
“I am confident that under your wise leadership, Japan would continue to prosper and play its important role for international peace, stability and cooperation. “It is a matter of deep satisfaction for us that Pakistan and Japan enjoy close and cordial relations. I look forward to working with Your Excellency in cementing and expanding the mutually beneficial ties between our two countries,” Shaukat Aziz said.-SANA