Islamabad: Speaker National Assembly of Pakistan, Asad Qaiser said that for us CPEC is a backbone of our economy amid critical economic challenges of the country. Its is heartening to note that CPEC in its second phase has now included the agriculture and social sector, which will help Pakistan to address the challenges of agriculture and social sector. Terming CPEC a fortune change of the country, Asad Qaiser said through knowledge sharing and technology transfer, CPEC would help Pakistan to get out of the economic quagmire.
On Coronavirus outbreak in China, Asad Qiaser said that in all thick and thin China always help Pakistan and in this catastrophe, despites concerns, the government and people of Pakistan will be standing with China and will provide support when require.
He said We wanted to create and convert the CPEC committee into a think tank and wanted SDPI to support us in this regard. He also invited the business comm unity and think tanks for policy inputs.