China gives assurances to Pakistan PM Imran Khan

China gives assurances to Pakistan PM Imran Khan

ISLAMABAD - China has assured Pakistan of its support at all regional and international fora.

The assurance was given by Minister of International Development of the Communist Party of China Song Tao at a meeting with Prime Minister Imran Khan in Islamabad on Monday.

The Chinese Minister said his country will also help Pakistan address the agenda of poverty alleviation, fight corruption and agricultural development.

He termed China-Pakistan Economic Corridor as a flagship project of Belt and Road Initiative, which will make significant contributions towards building a new Pakistan.

In his remarks, the Prime Minister said Pakistan would like to learn from Chinese experience in poverty alleviation, fighting corruption and agriculture development through sharing expertise, technology and best practices in the sector.

On his upcoming visit to China, the Prime Minister said he looks forward to his meetings with the Chinese leadership.

This would provide an opportunity to underscore the importance of the all-weather strategic cooperative partnership between the two countries.