Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan, Yao Jing has revealed the upcoming Launch of 19 Chinese Projects in Gwadar. Launch of 19 Chinese Projects in Gwadar will create job opportunities for the people of Pakistan & will promote Business Industry in Port City. These 19 Chinese Projects will be solely launched in Gwadar after the announcement of Special Economic Zones’ (SEZs) policy by government of Pakistan.
China to Launch 19 Projects Solely in Gwadar – Latest Update
On Friday October 4, Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan, Yao Jing has unveiled the launch of 19 Chinese projects in Gwadar alone after Pakistan government’s announcement of Special Economic Zones’ (SEZs) policy. He was speaking at a dialogue on China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) hosted by the Karachi Council on Foreign Relations (KCFR).
Yao Jing stated that CPEC has strengthened bilateral long term relation between Pakistan and China and China is supporting Pakistan in multiple of its sectors including education, technical education, agriculture, social development, technology transfer etc.
CPEC is not only linking China with Gwadar but it will also lead to Kandahar, Afghanistan, Central Asia and Russia.
“We were trying hard to make this world a better place to live. Gwadar was an emerging port of Pakistan which was a long awaited dream of Pakistanis and their government”.
Yao Jing further stated, “We were waiting for free zone policy of government of Pakistan, after which we would launch 19 projects in Gwadar alone. China was spending US$40 million annually to keep Gwadar port functional as it has now started commercial operations as well.”
He added, “In next phase II of Free Trade Agreement (FTA), we would establish manufacturing units of agriculture, sea food and other industries which will also provide huge employment to people.”
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