US Deputy Assistant Secretary of State, Alice Wells called on Finance Minister Asad Umar in Islamabad on Tuesday.
During the meeting, they discussed the current state of Pak-US relations with focus on economic cooperation.
Overall security situation, matters related to international cooperation to curb terror financing also came under discussion.
Speaking on the occasion, Finance Minister said that such visits contribute to enhancing understanding of each other’s point of view on issues of bilateral significance.
He shared with Wells the vision of the PTI government to bring changes in the economic landscape of the country.
Asad Umar said that Pakistan had made huge strides against terrorism in the recent years and it will continue to take all possible steps to root-out terror financing and money laundering.
Alice Wells apprised the Finance Minister of the US efforts for regional security and emphasized the importance of bilateral and multilateral cooperation in that regard.