Pakistan and Russia are not very renowned for upholding good relations among them. But the dynamics of the world politics are changing. And the advancement in the fields of science and technology have affected the alliance system. As, Russia is one of the leading country with respect to development in field of science and technology. Therefore cooperation with Russia is a positive sign for Pakistan’s development in Science and Technology.
Pakistan and Russia join hands for Sci-Tech development
All of the these endeavors were made when Federal Minister for science and technology Fawad Chaudry met with with Minister of Science and Higher Education of Russia, Mikhail Kotyukov in Moscow. Fawad Chaudry announced that Pakistan and Russia would be a part of a joint collaboration for promoting cooperation in the field of Science and technology. They are seeking to establish Pak-Russian commission to promote bilateral cooperation in science and technology.
Fawad also added that they are looking forward to lay foundations of state-of-the-art Science and Technology Park with Russian partnership. The ministers from both the states were indulged in serious debates. And primary objective of these conversations was to find news ways for development in science and technology. Fawad Chaudhry invited the Russian counterpart to visit Pakistan. He expressed his most important wish. It was to establish a High Tech University as a joint venture with Russia. Furthermore, he also called Russian companies to take part in the establishment and initiation of Bio-Technology/ Herbal park in Jhelum.
The stance of Russian minister was a positive one. He assured his Pakistani counterpart that Russia will cooperate in the field of science and especially in the cutting-edge technology.
Federal Minister for Science and Technology also attended the Shanghai Cooperation Ministerial Meeting in Moscow where ministers from different countries reaffirmed cooperation in the field of science and technology. Such cooperative behavior can put our country on the road of development and competition with the modern world.