China to make huge investment in Pakistan: Li Bijian

Karachi: Chinese Consul General in Karachi Li Bijian has said that that China wanted to make huge investment in various sectors and in different areas of Pakistan.

The senior diplomat visited Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) and discussed with FPCCI leadership the matters of mutual interest mainly the status of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) projects in Sindh and Balochistan provinces.

Li Bijian, who simultaneously looks after Balochistan, was accompanied by his Economic and Commercial Counsellor Guo Chunshui and other team members. President FPCCI Nasser Hyatt Maggo, Chairman, Pak -China business Council Javed Ilyas, FPCCI Vice Presidents Hanif Lakhani and Nasir Khan, and another senior leader of FPCCI Amjad Rafi were also present, said a statement issued by the FPCCI here.

The Consul General said China was also going to set up power generation facility at Gwadar to facilitate the early execution of CPEC related projects there.

On May 21, 2021, 70th anniversary of Pak-China friendship and diplomatic relationship will be celebrated, he said.

The Ambassador of People’s Republic of China Nong Rong is scheduled to visit the Federation House, FPCCI Head Office, here to discuss bilateral trade and industrial matters with FPCCI leadership and its members, Li Bijian said.