CPEC to usher in an era of progress in the country: Miftah
ISLAMABAD : The present government is committed to ensure smooth completion of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) by removing all hurdles which can hamper the project, Chairman Board of Investment Miftah Ismail said here on Wednesday.
Chairman said that the completion of this project will generate economic activity and employment opportunities in the country. The project includes infrastructure development, Energy generation, construction of Gwadar port and construction of special economic zones.
The project includes building of three routes- western, eastern and central- which will help connect almost whole of the country to the main Corridor, he said.
There is a complete consensus of the civil and military leadership on this project and every endeavour would be made it to complete it within stipulated period, he remarked.
Miftah Ismail said road and railways network would be constructed in Balochistan under CPEC that would help develop the province and bring prosperity. Pakistan will become bridge between sea and the Central Asian states by providing a gateway from Gwadar”, he added.