HANGZHOUR, China: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said that both Pakistan and China are standing together for the prosperity and wellbeing of their people.
In a meeting with the Secretary of the Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) of Zhejiang in Hangzhour during which they discussed matters of mutual interest and bilateral relations between Pakistan and China, the prime minister said that China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is the flagship project of belt and road initiative.
The prime minister said that Pakistan and China are iron brothers who enjoy a relationship which is higher than the highest mountains in the world. He said that Pakistan and China are all weather friends.
The Secretary of the Committee of the CPC of Zhejiang welcomed the prime minister and said that Pakistan and China have the relations based on history and culture. He said that both the nations have door rooted connections which are transformed in people to people relationship.
Che Jun briefed the prime minister about Zhejiang province. He told him that the province is the economic hub and historically is the part of silk route. He said that Pakistan and the Chinese province of Zhejiang has strong business ties.
Chu Jun said that last year the Zhejiang did $3.5 billion business. He said that the cooperation between Pakistan and China in the economic field must be enhanced.
Meanwhile, the prime minister also visited the headquarters of e-commerce giant Alibaba in Hangzhou where he visited the company’s museum and was also given detailed briefing on company’s achievements and targets.