He said this while chairing a meeting to review performance of the defence ministry at the Prime Minister Office in Islamabad.
Prime Minister praised the performance of defence ministry and its affiliated departments.
He said the government will provide all possible support to the defence ministry to ensures defence of the country.
The signing of MOU was held at the Ministry of Defence where Pakistan side was represented by Minister for Defence Khawaja Asif while the South African by Minister for Defence and Defence Industry Ms.
Acquisition of defence equipment as well as cooperation in Research and Development (R and D), Transfer of Technology, Co-production or Joint Ventures in public as well as private sectors, also fall within the domain of the MoU.
The cooperation between both the countries will help open new vistas in both the Defence and Defence Production sectors, stated Khawaja Asif while interacting with the media on the occasion.
The DISAM instructors conducted a one-day Executive Level Seminar for twenty three senior military and civilian members of the Ministry of Defence
. The executive seminar was designed specifically for those country officials involved in oversight, integration and management of the security assistance and defense sales process into overall country planning and requirements.
Baltimore Technologies was chosen as part of the CSC-led consortium, to provide secure communications and e-business solutions to the 90,000 Australian Defence personnel.
Every member of Defence will be given a digital certificate that has been generated using an accredited public key infrastructure (PKI).
The e-Defence communications system will be based on the commercial off-the-shelf products that are currently being used by Defence. Baltimore will provide the expertise to increase the security provided by their mail systems to a level appropriate for the communication of highly sensitive information.
'During the visit both countries signed a MoU on Defence
It is about the process by which governments, as both the owner and customer, determine the sorts of defence forces that they require their materiel organisations to build to meet future challenges.
What I will use to assist me is the review of defence policy that is now occurring in Australia ahead of the release of a new Defence Policy Paper towards the end of this year.
We have adopted an approach called integrated defence development.
We ensure that we spend our defence budget prudently and maximise the value of the money spent.