CPEC transforming Pakistan’s economy, says Hafeez Shaikh [DailyTimes] 06 Sep, 2019

>Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh has said that CPEC projects are bringing a transformation in the economy of Pakistan and all its projects are receiving top priority in their implementation. Talking to Chinese Ambassador Yao Jing here on Friday, he said CPEC was one of central focuses of the government. The adviser said Pakistan valued the Chinese assistance and support in building infrastructure, road networks and energy projects, and was looking forward to exploring more avenues for further enhancing bilateral cooperation for regional connectivity and stability. The Chinese envoy conveyed the desire and commitment of his country to extend any support and assistance for further boosting the bilateral relations, particularly further increasing the Chinese investment in Pakistan. He also informed of the keen interest of Chinese government and entrepreneurs for extending cooperation with regard to joint ventures in various fields between the two countries.

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