Bilawal Bhutto appreciates transformational impact of CPEC on Pakistan


The Federal Minister of Foreign Affairs, Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has said that Pakistan is committed to high quality development of the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) and looks forward to fast-tracking key projects and accelerating industrial relocation to Pakistan, especially in CPEC Special Economic Zones.

According to media reports, the Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has made these remarks while talking to his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi virtually on Thursday.

On the occasion, the Foreign Minister has appreciated transformational impact of the CPEC on Pakistan’s infrastructure, energy, industrialization, socio-economic development and improvement in livelihoods of the people.

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Bilawal Bhutto also condemned the terrorist attack in Karachi University in which three Chinese teachers lost their lives. He underlined Pakistan’s firm resolve to apprehend the perpetrators and bring them to justice.

The Pakistani Foreign Minister has thanked his counterpart for China’s firm support to Pakistan’s sovereignty, territorial integrity, independence and national development, and reaffirmed Pakistan’s full support to China on all issues of its core interest.