ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif Wednesday said the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) would help eliminate load shedding, enhance industrial development and ensure economic growth leading to reduction in unemployment and poverty.
He was talking to Member of the Political Bureau of Communist Party of China Zhang Chunxian who called on him here at the PM House.
The Prime Minister termed the fusion of multiple development projects as game changer that would bring prosperity and well-being of the citizens of the country and the region at large. The Prime Minister said he was monitoring the progress on projects under the CPEC on daily basis.
Appreciating the support of Chinese leadership in laying the foundations of CPEC, the Prime Minister said that the Pakistani nation was grateful to the Chinese leadership for taking bilateral relationship to the highest level.
The Prime Minister highlighting China’s great support to Pakistan in security, trade and infrastructure development, said that Pakistan and China have a shared future and China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) was the largest comprehensive project with any foreign country.