The Speaker National Assembly Sardar Ayaz Sadiq, Monday, said that Pakistan was fully committed to the timely and effective implementation of all projects under China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). He further said that both Pakistan and China were working for the prosperity of the people of the region through joint economic and development efforts.
Talking to a Chinese delegation headed by Assistant Minister of International Department of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (IDCPC) Wang Yajun, here Speaker said that the exemplary relations between Pakistan and China were based on mutual respect and trust and that Pakistan wished to explore all existing opportunities to further cement these relations.
Convener Pak-China Friendship Group Rana Muhammad Afzal Khan and Ambassador of China in Pakistan Yao Jing were also present in the meeting. Assistant Minister of IDCPC, Wang Yajun stated that Pakistan had an unrivalled importance in China’s strategic calculations and added that the leadership of both countries have demonstrated an unflinching resolve to further strengthen bilateral relations. He reiterated that a vibrant Pak-China cooperation is central for tackling challenges in the region and beyond.
The Speaker reiterated that the historic Pak-China relations have entered a new phase of unprecedented cooperation. “Your visit will provide yet another opportunity to strengthen the existing warm and friendly relations between our two countries”, he said.
Sardar Ayaz Sadiq highlighted that Pakistani confidently count on its ‘time-tested’ friend China at various multilateral forums and added that the two friends have shared perspective on regional issues. Pakistani people are also thankful to Chinese leader to reach the relations at high level, he said.