CPEC to develop all regions in Pakistan: Chinese Foreign Ministry
BEIJING: A spokesman of Chinese Foreign Ministry has reiterated that building the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) was an important consensus reached between leaders of the two sides and it ensured common development of all regions of Pakistan.
When asked to comment on some differences on implementation of the CPEC, appearing in media, the spokesman said the Economic Corridor would span the breadth and width of Pakistan, bring benefits to all the Pakistani people, and drive common development and prosperity of China, Pakistan and the whole region.
“As a long-term and systematic project, the CPEC needs scientific planning before being implemented step by step. We stand ready to work with Pakistan to complete the projects under construction and make long-term plans to ensure that the building of the corridor continues to deliver new achievements,” he added.