Executive Director, Higher Education Commission (HEC) Dr. Fateh Marri has said that the Pakistani and Chinese universities collaborating under the CPEC Consortium of Universities will generate ideas leading to the development of both the countries, as universities are the nurseries of ideas.
This was stated by him while addressing the closing ceremony of the two-day 3rd Annual Conference of CPEC Consortium of CPEC Universities held under the aegis of HEC at Jinnah Convention Centre, Islamabad.
The conference, held under the theme of Academic Collaboration for Sustainable Partnerships, reviewed the progress and pledged to reinforce the efforts to achieve the objectives of the Consortium.
Dr. Marri underlined that ideas are the most important part of the initiatives taken for the uplift of nations, adding that the Consortium has provided the member universities with a great opportunity to jointly work on the issues of bilateral interest. He underlined that Pakistan and China enjoy cordial relations with their bilateral friendship rightly considered higher than the Himalayas.