Advisor on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz says Pakistan wants to improve relations with all countries particularly the neighbouring Afghanistan and India.

Talking to Swedish Ambassador Tomas Rosander here Friday he said peace is a pre-requisite for economic development in the region. He stressed that it was imperative that there should be peace in the region which was a pre-requisite for economic development and welfare of the people.

He also highlighted the government's priority to improve the national economy and efforts to create investor friendly atmosphere in Pakistan.

The Ambassador of Sweden thanked the Advisor on his comprehensive briefing

on the region. He assured the Advisor that Sweden values its ties with Pakistan and looks towards enhancing Pakistan-Swedish bilateral cooperation with special emphasis on increasing bilateral trade.