RAHIM YAR KHAN - Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said that Pakistan and United Arab Emirates have always maintained cordial relations and both sides value bilateral cooperation.  He said this while meeting President of UAE and Ruler of Abu Dhabi, H.H. Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al-Nahyan, here on Saturday. The prime minister thanked the Emirates government for extending help to Pakistani Diaspora residing in the UAE. He said that the large Pakistani community in UAE is a human bridge between the two brotherly countries. 

The prime minister discussed bilateral and regional issues and also extended good wishes on his behalf and on behalf of the people of Pakistan for H.H. Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al-Nahyan and the people of UAE.