PR No. 269 AUDITOR GENERAL OF PAKISTAN ON A VISIT TO CHINA Islamabad
Auditor General of Pakistan Rana Assad Amin, who is on an official visit to China from 27 February 2017 met Mr. Liu Jiayi, the Auditor General of China on 27th February 2017 at CNAO Headquarters.
During the meeting, both sides agreed to strengthen the existing contacts and further enhance exchanges in audit domain to learn from each other’s best practices. It was further agreed to not only expand bilateral capacity building programs, but also to enhance cooperation at multilateral forums such as the International Organization of Supreme Audit Institutes (INFOSAI). An MoU was also signed on the occasion.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Liu emphasized the need for closer collaboration between the audit institutions of Pakistan and China including at international fora. Mr. Liu said that China has always supported Pakistan in line with President Xi Jinping’s vision of having good neighbourly relations based on sincerity, inclusiveness and friendship.
Auditor General of Pakistan thanked his Chinese counterpart and expressed hope that his visit will result in further strengthening bilateral cooperation between the two sides. He extended an invitation to his Chinese counterpart to visit Pakistan.
Ambassador of Pakistan Mr. Masood Khalid welcomed the signing of the MoU describing it as yet another manifestation of ever expanding ties in mutually beneficial domains between the two countries.