Pakistan Ambassador to China Khalid Masood conferred with Silk Road Super Ambassador Award
BEIJING - Pakistan Ambassador to China, Masood Khalid along with ambassador of other four countries including Maldives, Sri Lanka, Malta and Bosnia, and Herzegovina was conferred Silk Road Super Ambassador Award. “Silk Road Super Ambassador” award ceremony was organized by Silk Road Cities Alliance, Silk Road City Institute and Bejing Belt and Road Cooperative Community. Awards were also given to those who contributed to the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) including former Prime Minister of Italy Massimo D’Alema. China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is regarded as the “flagship project” of the BRI launched by President Xi Jinping. It covers wide areas ranging from transportation to industrial zones. Ambassador Khalid told the Global Times that Pakistan has benefited from the CPEC and added, “Our cooperation is very broad and is expanding, so we are happy. We are confident that as we move forward, we will see more tangible progress in our cooperation,” he said.