Benefits of BRI to Pakistan lauded


Staff Reporter

The lately held International Conference on “Cross-Regional Media Fusion among the Belt and Road Partners” by the Centre for Global and Strategic Studies (CGSS) has shown the world how the Belt and Road Initiative is highly welcomed by its member counties.
“Belt and Road Initiative is a harbinger of new era and will bridge the gap between the North and the South,” Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan said at the conference.
Major General Syed Khalid Amir Jaffery (retd), President CGSS said in the opening remarks that the BRI was a comprehensive project to promote regional connectivity. According to Gwadar Pro APP, prominent speakers from China, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Iran, Kyrgyz Republic, Sri Lanka, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan spoke high about the benefits of the BRI.
From Uzbekistan, Ismailov Muzaffar, Chief Editor, UZREPORT, Tashkent presented his views on Uzbekistan’s new strategy of development through media integration.
He said Uzbekistan was working diligently for media development and many new government and private channels have been launched with the objective to create awareness among the masses regarding the real facts of the BRI project.