PR No. 59 Islamabad: January 9, 2018

Ambassador of China to Pakistan H.E. Mr. Yao Jing called on Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi at Prime Minister’s Office today.


The Prime Minister congratulated Ambassador Yao on his appointment to Pakistan and reiterated strengthening the all-weather strategic cooperative partnership between the two nations.


The Prime Minister stated that deepening the strong bonds of friendship and multisector cooperation between Pakistan and China would continue with great fervor as ever before. He expressed the confidence that Ambassador Yao will actively contribute towards smooth and expeditious implementation of the CPEC projects.


The Prime Minister emphasized upon expanding people-to-people contacts and collaboration in various areas, ranging from trade & commerce to education and culture.  


Ambassador Yao Jing thanked the Prime Minister and the Government for a very warm welcome to Pakistan and reiterated to play his part in realizing the vision of Chinese and Pakistani leadership for the benefit of people of the region.