Islamabad: Pakistan and China expressed satisfaction with the progress made in the CPEC SEZs, especially Rashakai, Allama Iqbal, Dhabeji and Bostan.
The sixth joint working group meeting, co-chaired by Mazar, Secretary-General of the Ministry of Investment, and Xiong Ying, Director of China’s National Development and Reform Commission, expressed satisfaction.
Both sides vowed to take forward the Framework Agreement in a pragmatic manner, which was signed during Prime Minister Imran Khan’s visit to China last month.
During the meeting, Jiangsu, Zhejiang, Shandong and Guangdong provinces of China committed to encourage their enterprises to develop linkages with Pakistan’s provincial Boards of Investment and to invest therein.
China has shown strong interest in Pakistan’s mining industry.