WORLD Chinese FM vows to advance the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor construction

WORLD

Chinese FM vows to advance the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor construction

CGTN

03:10, August 17, 2018

ff78a0a6bf724862a553165ece2222d6.jpg

(Photo: CGTN)

"China and Pakistan should jointly push forward the construction of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) and constantly enrich the connotation of the all-weather strategic cooperative partnership," Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi said.

He made the remarks when meeting with the Pakistan Chairman Senate Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani on Thursday in Beijing.

He said that no matter how the international and regional situations change, China will firmly adhere to the policy of friendship with Pakistan.

"CPEC, a landmark project of mutually beneficial cooperation between China and Pakistan, will certainly help Pakistan develop its economy, improving its people's livelihood," he added.

Wang also hailed that Pakistan has just held a successful general election, "It is believed that under the leadership of the new government, Pakistan will make new achievements in national construction."

Sanjrani responded that friendship with China is the cornerstone of Pakistan's foreign policy and the consensus of all parties.

"The Pakistan side hopes to learn China's valuable experience in economic development, poverty alleviation, anti-graft campaigns and many other areas. It is looking forward to seeing China continuing to play a positive role in improving neighboring countries relationship and relief the country's outside pressure," he noted.


Related Stories

Terms of Service & Privacy Policy

We have updated our privacy policy to comply with the latest laws and regulations. The updated policy explains the mechanism of how we collect and treat your personal data. You can learn more about the rights you have by reading our terms of service. Please read them carefully. By clicking AGREE, you indicate that you have read and agreed to our privacy policies

Agree and continue