en.ppostnews.com: National Assembly Speaker Ayaz Sadiq on Monday said that the Pak-China relations had no parallel in international relations, as these based on shared a geopolitical, economic, historical and strategic interest and both the countries had always stood with each other at difficult times.
He expressed these views while talking to Vice Chairman of Standing Committee of China’s National People’s Congress (NPC) Zhang Ping at the Parliament House. Pak-China Friendship Group Convener Rana Muhammad Afzal and Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs Chairman Makhdum Khusro Bakhtyr were also present on the occasion.
Speaker Ayaz Sadiq reiterated that the historic Pak-China relations had entered a new phase of unprecedented cooperation. “Your visit will provide yet another opportunity to strengthen the existing warm and friendly relations between our two countries,” he said, adding that Pakistan was fully committed to the timely completion of all the projects under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), which was a major and one of the most important components of the initiative.
He said that both the countries were working for the prosperity of the people of the region through joint economic and development efforts. He underlined the need for regular interaction between the parliamentarians and business community of both the countries to further strengthen the existing relations. He also appreciated the selfless support of China for socio-economic development of Pakistan.