Pak PM to leave for China today

Pak PM to leave for China today

Agency News

Islamabad, Oct 7: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan will pay a three-day official visit to China from Monday to discuss issues of regional and bilateral significance with Chinese leadership.

This will be the Khan's third visit to China within a year. According to Radio Pakistan, Khan will hold separate meetings with Chinese President Xi Jinping and Premier Li Keqiang. The report further said that he will also discuss expansion of projects under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor framework besides cooperation in agriculture, industrial and socio-economic sectors.

It is likely that the two sides will discuss immediate implementation of Phase-II of China-Pakistan Free Trade Agreement, signed between the two strategic cooperative partners to further enhance bilateral business and trade.

Talks on abolition of quota for all Pakistani agro products like rice, wheat, corn, soybean, sugar and tobacco are also on the cards. (UNI)