Visits from Pakistan

Ambassador Dr. Asad Majeed Khan saw off Prime Minister Imran Khan at Dulles Airport along with Mary-Kate Fisher Acting Chief of Protocol after a very successful visit to the US. PM returns by a commercial flight.
Group Photograph of the Prime Minister Imran Khan with the officers at the Embassy of Pakistan, Washington DC on 23 July 2019. Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi, Foreign Secretary Sohail Mahmood and Ambassador Dr. Asad M. Khan were also present on the occasion.
Members of the US Congress presenting a copy of the Special Resolution introduced in the Congress to welcome Prime Minister Imran Khan's inaugural visit to USA and to reaffirm the continuing support and commitment to the long and enduring Pakistan-US friendship.
Upon the invitation of Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee, Chairperson of Congressional Pakistan Caucus, Prime Minister Imran Khan is attending a Reception with a large number of Senators & Members of US House of Representatives in attendance at the Capitol Hill- July 23. 2019
Speaker of the US House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi holds Media Talk with Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan in Capitol Hill, Washington D,C - July 23. 2019
Prime Minister Imran Khan with President & CEO of US Institute of Peace Ms. Nancy Lindborg at Washington today July 23. 2019. Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi is also present.
Prime Minister Imran Khan addressing at United States Institute of Peace-July 23. 2019
Foreign Minister Qureshi gives a comprehensive briefing to the media on PM's visit and his engagements at the White House.
President Trump appreciated Pakistan's support for the Afghan peace and reconciliation process. PM Imran Khan reaffirmed Pakistan's support for a peaceful political settlement in Afghanistan.
Prime Minister Imran Khan also invited President Donald Trump to visit Pakistan. The President graciously accepted the invitation.
President Donald Trump received PM Imran Khan at the White House today, 22 July 2019. They agreed that a strong Pakistan-US relationship was mutually beneficial and a factor for regional stability. They explored ways to deepen Pak-US cooperation in trade and investment, energy, and education.
Republican Senator Lindsey Graham called on the Prime Minister Imran Khan at Pakistan House on 22 July 2019. The Prime Minister and Senator Graham discussed bilateral relations and the regional situation. The Prime Minister appreciated Senator Graham's efforts and support for strengthening Pakistan-US relations.
Ambassador Munir Akram accompanied by Mr. Shahal Khan, one of the leading American investors with Pakistani background, called on Prime Minister Imran Khan at Embassy of Pakistan in Washington DC. Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi, Minister for Maritime Affairs Syed Ali Haider Zaidi, Adviser to PM on Commerce Mr. Abdul Razak Dawood, Adviser to PM on Finance Dr. Abdul Hafeez Sheikh, SAPM on Overseas Pakistanis and HRD Syed Zulfiqar Abbas Bukhari were present during the meeting. Trade and investment avenues in Pakistan were discussed during the meeting.
Mr. Javaid Anwar, leading Pakistani American businessman, along with a group of prospective investors called on Prime Minister Imran Khan at Embassy of Pakistan in Washington DC. Prime Minister Imran Khan invited businessmen and investors to benefit from the economic and business opportunities afforded by Pakistan's strategic location and the connectivity to the broader region. The investors appreciated improved security environment in Pakistan and identified areas of interest with regard to investment in key sectors including energy and tourism.
Prime Minister Imran Khan addressed at the Pakistan Trade and Investment Summit in the Embassy of Pakistan Washington DC, USA on July 21, 2019.
Mr. David Malpass, President of the World Bank, called on Prime Minister Imran Khan on 21st July 2019 at the Embassy of Pakistan, Washington DC. The Prime Minister was assisted by Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi, Foreign Minister, Dr. Hafeez Shaikh, Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance, Mr. Abdul Razak Dawood, Adviser to the Prime Minister on Commerce, Mr. Sohail Mahmood, Foreign Secretary and Ambassador Asad Majeed Khan. Prime Minister Imran Khan appreciated the tremendous support extended by the Bank in different sectors of the Pakistan's economy over the years and reiterated his government's people-centric development agenda focused on increased spending on health, education and youth of Pakistan.
Mr. David Lipton, Acting Managing Director of International Monetary Fund (IMF) called on Prime Minister Imran Khan on 21st July 2019 at the Embassy of Pakistan, Washington. He was accompanied by Mr. Jihad Azour, Director of the Middle East and Central Asia Department and Mr. Jafar Mujarrad, Executive Director of the Fund. The Prime Minister was assisted by Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi, Foreign Minister, Dr. Hafeez Shaikh, Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance, Mr. Abdul Razak Dawood, Adviser to the Prime Minister on Commerce, Mr. Sohail Mahmood, Foreign Secretary and Ambassador Asad M. Khan.
Mr. Zia Chishti, CEO of Afiniti, Mr. Mohammed Khaishgi, Founding Partner of The Resource Group and Mr. Hasnain Aslam, Chief Investment Officer at The Resource Group called on Prime Minister Imran Khan at Embassy of Pakistan in Washington DC on 21 July 2019. Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi, Minister for Maritime Affairs Syed Ali Haider Zaidi, Adviser to PM on Commerce Mr. Abdul Razak Dawood, Adviser to PM on Finance Dr. Abdul Hafeez Sheikh, SAPM on Overseas Pakistanis and HRD Syed Zulfiqar Abbas Bukhari were present during the meeting. The investors expressed their desire to further enhance their investment in the IT and Technology sector of Pakistan.
"All Star Group" comprising leading IT professionals called on Prime Minister Imran Khan at Embassy of Pakistan in Washington DC on 21 July 2019. The group exchanged views on strengthening academic institutions, research and development, development of technical institutions, training for IT technicians & engineers and vocational training in IT field.
Mr. Tahir Javed, a Texas based top Pakistani businessman and high ranking influential member of the democratic party called on Prime Minister Imran Khan at Embassy of Pakistan in Washington DC. Mr. Tahir Javed has been instrumental in setting up a Pakistan Congress Foundation that has played a key role in revival and activation of Congressional Pakistan Caucus at the 116th Congress.
Historic gathering of Pakistani Americans in Washington DC came out to welcome Prime Minister Imran Khan at Capitol One Arena on 21 July 2019.
Prime Minister Imran Khan arrived in Washington DC, USA . The Prime Minister was received by Senior Officials of US State Department, Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi and Ambassador of Pakistan to USA Dr. Asad M. Khan. The Prime Minister is accompanied by Adviser to PM on Commerce Mr. Abdul Razzaq Dawood and Foreign Secretary Mr. Sohail Mehmood.
Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi briefed Pakistani media about upcoming visit of the Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan to the US today, 19 July 2019.
A contract between Pakistan Embassy and Holland & Knight for provision of lobbying services to Pakistan was signed today, 19 July 2019 at the Embassy of Pakistan,Washington DC.
Ambassador Dr. Asad M. Khan hosted a dinner reception for the Special Assistant to the Prime Minister (SAPM) for Overseas Pakistanis and Human Resource Development Sayed Zulfikar Bukhari on 09 July 2019 at the Embassy of Pakistan, Washington DC. While addressing a large gathering of Pakistani-American community, SAPM highlighted Govt's efforts to strengthen Pakistan's institutions and economy & urged diaspora to play greater role in national development.
Ambassador Dr. Asad M. Khan hosted a dinner in honor of a delegation of women Parliamentarians from Pakistan, visiting U.S. under IVLP exchange program at the Pakistan House on June 25, 2019.
Ambassador Dr. Asad M. Khan welcomed the National Defense University (NDU) delegation visiting USA at the Embassy of Pakistan and briefed them on the current state of Pakistan-US relations, April 22, 2019.
Finance Minister Asad Umar addressed a large group of Pakistani American businessmen and professionals at the Embassy of Pakistan, Washington DC on 11th April 2019.
Finance Minister gave a round up of his meetings with the global financial institutions on the sidelines of IMF/World Bank Spring Meetings 2019.Finance Minister apprised about the current macro-economic situation in the country. Finance Minister Asad Umar also responded to dozens of questions from participants on the state of Pakistani economy and government plans for the future. Towards the end, Minister encouraged Pakistani-American diaspora to take advantage of the new business opportunities and make massive investment in Pakistan.
Finance Minister Asad Umar met with President Asian Development Bank Mr. Takehiko Nakao today, 11th April 2019 and apprised him of the current macroeconomic situation in the country. The Finance Minister and Mr. Nakao discussed continuation of Pakistan's ongoing engagement with the Asian Development Bank.
Finance Minister had a detailed meeting with a team of World Bank's Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA) on 10th April 2019.
Finance Minister Mr. Asad Umar met with the World Bank team led by Mr. Hartwig Schafer, Vice President for South Asian Region on 10th April 2019. They discussed the pipeline of projects as well as the sectors where World Bank could further scale up its interventions in Pakistan.
Finance Minister Mr. Asad Umar met with Saudi Finance Minister Mohammad Al-Jadaan on 10th April 2019. Mr. Al-Jadaan apprised the Finance Minister of increasing growth momentum of Saudi economy and potential employment opportunities for Pakistani construction workers in Saudi Arabia.
Finance Minister Mr. Asad Umar spoke to senior executives at the business roundtable organized by US Pakistan Business Council (USPBC) today, 10th April 2019 at the US Chamber of Commerce on business opportunities in Pakistan.
Finance Minister Mr. Asad Umar met the new World Bank President Mr. David Malpass. Finance Minister briefed him on the economic situation in Pakistan and discussed future engagement with the Bank.
Embassy of Pakistan, Washington DC organized a round table discussion with Dr. Tariq Banuri, Chairman Higher Education Commission (HEC) on 01 April 2019. Leading scholars and academicians from Pakistani-American community participated in the discussion. Ambassador Dr. Asad M. Khan chaired the proceedings of the round table discussion. Interesting ideas were presented on improving higher education in Pakistan and building a strong Pakistan-US partnership on education.

Chairman HEC Dr. Banuri apprised the participants about the objectives and goals set by HEC to improve the higher education environment in Pakistan. He also shared number of initiatives taken by the Commission in improving the quality of higher education particularly in the field of research. He also appreciated the ideas and suggestions given by the participants to further streamlining the higher education in particular in order to make it more competitive.

Ambassador Khan stated that the Embassy of Pakistan will extend all possible help and cooperation in furthering the efforts of HEC with various educational institutions in the US.
Washington: Federal Minister for Maritime Affairs Ali Haider Zaidi met with US Maritime Administrator Mark Buzby today, 18 March 2019. They had productive discussion on enhancing cooperation between Pakistan & US in the Maritime sector. Pakistan Ambassador to the US, Dr. Asad M. Khan was also present on the occasion.
Washington: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi said that peace and stability in Afghanistan is a shared objective of Pakistan and the US at the United States Institute of Peace (USIP) today, 03 October 2018.
Washington: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi said that Pakistan is working to further improve its relations with the Afghanistan. APAPPS is a positive step in the right direction #QureshiUSIP.
Washington: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi had a joint meeting with the leadership of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee yesterday. The Foreign Minister had an extensive interaction with Sen. Bob Corker (R-TN), Chairman of the Committee, and Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ), Ranking Member.
Washington: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi received Ms. Emma Cochrane, Chairperson ExxonMobil LNG today, 03 Oct 2018. Ms. Cochrane shared ExxonMobil's excitement and interest in investing in Pakistan.
Washington: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi met Senator Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas), member of Senate Armed Services Committee today, 03 October 2018. They discussed bilateral relations and agreed on the need for Pakistan-US cooperation for peace in the region.
Washington: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi meeting Senator Jack Reed (D-Rhode Island), Ranking Member of the Senate Armed Services Committee.- 02 October, 2018
Washington: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi meets Senator Jim Risch (R-ID), Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Subcommittee on South Asia.- 02 October, 2018
Washington: The meeting between the Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi and Mr. John Bolton, US National Security Adviser was held at the White House today, 02 October, 2018.
Washington: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi met Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC). They discussed bilateral relations and Afghanistan. The Senator said he had personally seen the progress Pakistan had made in the erstwhile tribal areas during his last visit to the region, and looked forward to leading a delegation to Pakistan very soon - 02 October, 2018
Washington: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi met Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ), member of Senate Foreign Relations Committee. They discussed bilateral relations and the regional situation. The Senator said the change in Pakistan had given new hope for peace in the region. The Senator said Pakistan’s sacrifices in the war against terrorism needed to be recognized. - 02 October, 2018
Washington: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi & US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo shaking hands before start of the official meeting today, 02 October 2018 at the US State Department.
New York: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi addressed leading U.S corporations & invest.firms at the Atlantic Council in New York, Sep 25th, 2018. Foreign Minister outlined Prime Minister Imran Khan's vision of proactively working for peace in South Asia.Peace will induce internal stability to attract investment.- October 02, 2018
New York: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi thanked Mr. Sigve Brekke, CEO of Telenor, who also attended the event, for traveling all the way from Norway to personally endorse Pakistan's rich economic potential. Foreign Minister also thanked Mr. Fred Kempe, President Atlantic Council, for hosting the event.
New York: The Atlantic Council event was attended by the senior leadership of major US companies such as Boeing, Procter and Gamble, GE, Uber, Motorola as well as a number of major global investment funds that collectively manage US$ 2,500 billion in capital.
Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi met President World Bank Jim Yong Kim today, 24 September 2018. They discussed issues of mutual interest. The Foreign Minister briefed Mr. Kim on Pakistan’s position on the Indus Water Treaty.
Senator Haroon Akhtar met Ambassador Ali Jehangir Siddiqui at the Embassy today, 09 July 2018. Mr. Mohammad Zahid Khokhar, Member(Customs), Federal Board of Revenue and a delegation of DHS officials accompanied him. Matters of mutual interest between Pakistan and the United States were discussed.
Washington : A delegation from National Defense University (NDU) Islamabad called on Ambassador Aizaz Chaudhry at the Embassy of Pakistan today, 23 April 2018. Ambassador Chaudhry briefed them about latest developments in bilateral relations between Pakistan & the US. The delegation is visiting Washington in line with their foreign study tour.
Honorable Senators Mir M.Yousaf Badini, Mir Kabeer Ahmed,Muhammad Shahi & Mian Ateeq visited Embassy today ,April 18,2018. Ambassador Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry briefed the Senators. Ambassador also took them to recently renovated Consular Hall. Senators appreciated Embassy's efforts for improving consular and community services.

Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal spoke at the breakfast meeting on "Global security and geopolitical threats" at Capitol Hill that was attended by various US Senators, House Representatives and other senior officials. The Minister briefed the participants on Pakistan's successes in the fight against terrorism.

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi met US Vice President Mike Pence on the sidelines of the 72nd UNGA session in New York. – September 19, 2017.

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi addressed the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR), in New York on the sidelines of the 72nd UNGA session. – September 20, 2017.

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi addressed a luncheon gathering at the U.S.-Pakistan Business Council (USPBC) in New York. – September 20, 2017.

Mr. Ahsan Iqbal, Minister for Interior addressing a roundtable of Pakistan experts at Middle East Institute, Washington DC. October 12, 2017

Minister for Planning, Development & Reform Mr. Ahsan Iqbal met World Bank Vice President Ms. Annette Dixon on the sidelines of the World Bank/IMF fall meetings. October 11, 2017.

Interior Minister Mr. Ahsan Iqbal addressed SAIS John Hopkins University, Washington where he discussed a range of areas including Pakistan's successes in counter-terrorism operations, economic upturn & Pak-US bilateral relations – October 11, 2017.

Minister for Planning, Development & Reform Mr. Ahsan Iqbal addressed the panel on "The Web of Transport Corridors in South Asia" at the World Bank – October 11, 2017.

Opening Remarks by the Foreign Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif at his interaction with US & Foreign Media - October 05 , 2017.

Secretary Tillerson has accepted FM @KhawajaMAsif invitation to visit Pakistan at an early date.

Finance Minister Ishaq Dar is addressing a gathering at the Third Session of 'Pakistan Embassy Forum' on "Economic Reforms & Revival in Pakistan"

Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua met US Undersecretary of State Amb. Thomas A. Shannon in New York. – September 18, 2017.

A Delegation of National Defense University(NDU), Islamabad visited Embassy of Pakistan, Washington DC

CNS Admiral Zaka met Senator Chris Van Hollen & discussed Bilateral Relations, Defense & Maritime cooperation