Pakistan's Capacity Of Export To Be Augmented Under CPEC 2nd Phase: Envoy
Muhammad Irfan 26 days ago Fri 23rd August 2019 | 08:09 PM
Chinese Ambassador in Pakistan Yao Jing on Friday said that under second phase of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), promotion of business to business relationship for technological and industrial development in order to augment Pakistan's capacity to export was a priority area for the Chinese government
He was speaking to Federal Minister for Economic Affairs Muhammad Hammad Azhar here at the minister's office, said a press release.
The envoy congratulated Hammad Azhar on his elevation as Federal Minister.
The Ambassador reiterated commitment of his government to the strategic relationship with Pakistan and hoped that appointment of Federal Minister for Economic Affairs will further strengthen relationship between the two countries.
The envoy stated that in the second phase socio-economic sector projects, with grant financing for direct benefit of common man were also priority areas.
The minster also acknowledged the economic and financial assistance provided by China to Pakistan during difficult times. China's position on the current situation in occupied Kashmir was vehemently appreciated.
The vision of the government is now on building institutions, improving governance, bringing accountability and transparency and spending tax payer's money for the greater welfare of common man, he added.
The both sides reiterated the mutual resolve to strengthen the bilateral relationship.