Beijing: China has appointed Nong Rong as its new ambassador to replace Yao Jing, the outgoing Chinese ambassador to Pakistan.
Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian confirmed on Friday that he will take office in due course.
“As far as I understand, Nong Rong is now appointed as the new Chinese ambassador to Pakistan. He will be taking office in due course,” he said during his regular briefing.
According to reports, the newly appointed ambassador Nong Rong has expertise in trade and business. He had not previously served in Pakistan.