Paris: Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Ms. Hina Rabbani Khar today met Mr. Thierry Pflimlin, President France-Pakistan Business Council; Mr. François Bitouzet, Managing Director VivaTech; delivered a talk at Paris School of International Affairs, Sciences Po University and met a delegation of Association of Grandes Ecoles and Campus France.
In her meeting with Mr. Thierry Pflimlin, who is also CEO TOTAL Global Services, trade and economic relations between Pakistan and France as well as investment opportunities in Pakistan came under discussion.
During the meeting with Mr. François Bitouzet, MoS discussed developing linkages between startup sectors of both the countries, and participation of Pakistan in next year’s Vivatech event.
Later, MoS visited Paris School of International Affairs, Sciences Po and delivered a talk on “Pakistan and the Emerging World Order, which was followed by a Q&A session with students. She also exchanged views with the faculty of the university on education cooperation.
Ms. Khar also held a meeting with the representatives of Campus France and Conference of Grande Écoles. The meeting discussed ways to strengthen institutional linkages and exchanges between Pakistan and France in the field of higher education.