ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has asserted that China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) and the rising financial linkages had deepened the roots of the abiding friendship between the peoples of Pakistan and China.
The prime minister made these remarks throughout a gathering with Yang Jiechi, Member of the Politburo of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and Director of its Foreign Affairs Commission, who referred to as him.
During the assembly, the prime minister mentioned that Pakistan stood able to work intently with China for realizing each international locations’ shared imaginative and prescient of connectivity, prosperity and public well-being.
Pakistan would additionally proceed to assist Chinese traders with aggressive incentives, entry to high-quality infrastructure and unwavering safety preparations, he added.
Director Yang Jiechi was accompanied by Vice Ministers for Foreign Affairs and Commerce, Vice Chairman of the China International Development Cooperation Agency (CIDCA) and Deputy Secretary General of China’s National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC).
The prime minister underscored the importance of Director Yang’s go to for accelerating the implementation of the leaders’ consensus on additional enhancing bilateral relations throughout all domains.
He highlighted that financial cooperation had turn out to be a mainstay of the wide-ranging Pakistan-China partnership.
He expressed satisfaction at rising bilateral commerce and monetary linkages, with China’s unstinting assist enjoying a useful position in serving to Pakistan offset exterior shocks to the worldwide economic system and demonstrating the continued resilience of Pakistan-China cooperation at a time of heightened uncertainty on the world stage.
The prime minister significantly thanked China for renewal of the RMB 15 billion (US $ 2.three billion) syndicate facility.
The prime minister additionally thanked China for its assist and help to Pakistan’s efforts in the direction of stopping the unfold of COVID-19 pandemic by offering tens of millions of vaccine doses in addition to protecting and medical tools.
Recalling the latest go to of the tri-services delegation to China led by the Chief of Army Staff, he expressed satisfaction on the increasing defence and safety cooperation between Pakistan and China which was contributing to the regional peace and stability.