Saudi Arabia to invest $1 billion in Pakistan - Saudi state TV

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman meets Pakistan's Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif upon his arrival in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, April 29, 2022. Bandar Algaloud/Courtesy of Saudi Royal Court/Handout via REUTERS

CAIRO, Aug 25 (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia plans to invest $1 billion in Pakistan, Saudi state TV reported on Thursday.

Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz had given the directive for the kingdom to support the Pakistani economy, state TV added.

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Reporting by Yomna Ehab, Writing by Alaa Swilam, Editing by Susan Fenton

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