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APD | CPEC is guarantor of prosperous Pakistan; say parliamentarians

World2019-08-25

By APD writer Muhammad SohailISLAMABAD, Aug. 25 (APD) – Pakistani parliamentarians have lauded the quick completion of the mega projects under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) saying that the China-backed project is a guarantor of prosperous Pakistan.Senator Mushahid Hussain, who is also Chairman of Pakistan Senate Foreign Affairs Committee, said CPEC is Pakistan’s new lifelines and its core interest and it would never stop or slow down instead it would be paced up in coming days.Addressing a seminar named Friends of Silk Road in southern Sukkur district, the senator said CPEC is a pillar of China-Pakistan Friendship and it would continue with the same momentum as before during its new phase.The Seminar “Friends of Silk Road” was organized by the Pakistan China Institute (PCI) in cooperation with Chinese Embassy in Pakistan to mark the successful completion of the 392 km Sukkur-Multan Motorway, which is CPEC Mega Project. The event was participated by Politicians, Parliamentarians, Ministers, Senior Bureaucrats, Civil Society, Students and Scholars.The Senator said Sukkur-Multan Motorway, which provided employment to 29,000 Pakistanis, will promote Economic Development through facilitating land communication between provinces.The Senator said the project has been implemented in such a manner to ensure harmony with the environment as well as local communities all along this route.Member of the Parliament Khursheed Shah termed CPEC as already success story as it not just launched new projects successfully but also revived several other dead projects like Thar Coal and Gwadar Port. Gwadar Port, built by China is now running successfully and China has gifted the International Airport in Gwadar through a donation of 250 Million US dollars. Other participants said 70,000 Pakistanis are working in CPEC, 28000 Pakistanis students are studying in China, which has also offered 20,000 scholarships to Pakistani students for the next three years.The speakers said CPEC is China’s vote of confidence in the future of Pakistan launched at a time when no country was willing to invest in Pakistan and CPEC also gave new hope, confidence and faith in the future of the people of Pakistan.Another senior politician of the country Nisar Khoro said that CPEC is a National Strategic project, which was above any considerations of person, party, province or government.(ASIA PACIFIC DAILY)

By APD writer Muhammad Sohail

ISLAMABAD, Aug. 25 (APD) – Pakistani parliamentarians have lauded the quick completion of the mega projects under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) saying that the China-backed project is a guarantor of prosperous Pakistan.

Senator Mushahid Hussain, who is also Chairman of Pakistan Senate Foreign Affairs Committee, said CPEC is Pakistan’s new lifelines and its core interest and it would never stop or slow down instead it would be paced up in coming days.

Addressing a seminar named Friends of Silk Road in southern Sukkur district, the senator said CPEC is a pillar of China-Pakistan Friendship and it would continue with the same momentum as before during its new phase.

The Seminar “Friends of Silk Road” was organized by the Pakistan China Institute (PCI) in cooperation with Chinese Embassy in Pakistan to mark the successful completion of the 392 km Sukkur-Multan Motorway, which is CPEC Mega Project. The event was participated by Politicians, Parliamentarians, Ministers, Senior Bureaucrats, Civil Society, Students and Scholars.

The Senator said Sukkur-Multan Motorway, which provided employment to 29,000 Pakistanis, will promote Economic Development through facilitating land communication between provinces.

The Senator said the project has been implemented in such a manner to ensure harmony with the environment as well as local communities all along this route.

Member of the Parliament Khursheed Shah termed CPEC as already success story as it not just launched new projects successfully but also revived several other dead projects like Thar Coal and Gwadar Port. 

Gwadar Port, built by China is now running successfully and China has gifted the International Airport in Gwadar through a donation of 250 Million US dollars. 

Other participants said 70,000 Pakistanis are working in CPEC, 28000 Pakistanis students are studying in China, which has also offered 20,000 scholarships to Pakistani students for the next three years.

The speakers said CPEC is China’s vote of confidence in the future of Pakistan launched at a time when no country was willing to invest in Pakistan and CPEC also gave new hope, confidence and faith in the future of the people of Pakistan.

Another senior politician of the country Nisar Khoro said that CPEC is a National Strategic project, which was above any considerations of person, party, province or government.

(ASIA PACIFIC DAILY)

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