Several new projects to be added in CPEC: Report

Several new projects to be added in CPEC: Report

ISLAMABAD - Pakistan has decided to expand CPEC projects.

As per media report, Pakistan will place several key projects before the Joint Cooperation Committee (JCC) of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) during its upcoming meeting.

These projects include $2 billion Karachi Circular Railway (KCR), socio-economic development projects from all provinces for three-year period up to $1 billion and Gwadar infrastructure projects.

Federal Minister for Planning, Development & Reform Makhdoom Khusro Bakhtyar chaired a meeting of the Cabinet Committee on China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) here on Friday.

The JCC is schedule to be held on December 19 and 20 in Beijing in which both sides will explore options to cooperate in the field of transfer of technology (ToT) in the agriculture sector