CPEC to make Pakistan economic hub of region: Dr. Firdous

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Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting, Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan has’ China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) will make Pakistan economic hub of the region. She stated this while addressing a ceremony in connection with 70th anniversary of establishment of People’s Republic of China held in Islamabad on Monday.
The Special Assistant to PM on Information said that Pak-China friendship is higher than Himalaya, deeper than ocean and sweeter than honey. People of Pakistan recognize China as their friend on economic, diplomatic and security fronts, she added. Firdous Ashiq Awan said China is extending exemplary support to Pakistan for sensitization of youth and their education.
Under CPEC Pakistan will emerge as an economic hub in the region, she said and added that the Chinese mega project is assurance of economic development of the whole region.
The Special Assistant to PM said that China and Pakistan are one nation residing in two different territories.—Agencies