March 18, 2019

Islamabad, Pakistan,, Feb 18 – Pakistan and Saudi Arabia on Sunday signed seven memorandums of understanding (MoUs) and agreements in diverse fields, including energy, power, petrochemical, mineral resources and sports, to further enhance their cooperation. Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman arrived in Pakistan for a two-day state visit and $20bn in investment deals were signed to shore up the South Asian nation’s ailing economy. Photo courtesy APP
Muscat, Oman, Feb 18 – The pack rides during the second stage of the cycling Tour of Oman between Royal Cavalry Oman and al-Bustan. Photo courtesy of omannews.gov.om
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Feb 18 – Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina examines a display at the International Defense Exhibition and Conference in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The biennial arms show in Abu Dhabi comes as the United Arab Emirates faces increasing criticism for its role in the yearlong war in Yemen. Photo courtesy PTI Photo
New Dehli, India, Feb 18 – Argentine President Mauricio Macri, second from left, and his wife Juliana Awada, left, stand for photographs with President Ram Nath Kovind, center, his wife Savita Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi, right, during a ceremonial reception at the presidential palace in New Delhi. Macri is on a three-day state visit to India. Photo courtesy pib.nic.in