The Belarusian President held a narrow and expanded format meeting with Pakistan"s Prime Minister yesterday. According to Alexander Lukashenko, Minsk and Islamabad are planning to closely cooperate with third countries. The parties also discussed the possibility of establishing joint ventures in the food sector. A number of international documents in such spheres as trade, science, transportation and education were signed. President Alexander Lukashenko also took part in a Belarus-Pakistan business forum.According to preliminary estimates, the business negotiations in Islamabad will result in contracts worth over 50 million dollars.