Lahore, July 04, 2017 (PPI-OT):Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif hosted a luncheon in honour of Administrator National Energy Administration China and Vice Chairman NDRC Nur Bekri and his delegation at Government House, Murree today. Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan Sun Weidong, Chairman Huang Group of China Cao Peixi and other Chinese officials attended the luncheon. Administrator National Energy Administration China and Vice Chairman NDRC Nur Bekri, on the occasion, said that it has transpired after visiting Pakistan that what love is? It has revealed to him that what family is and how the family members are given respect and honour? The love and affection given by Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif will never be forgotten and I am going back with fond memories.
He said that the hearts of people of Pakistan and China beat in unison and the strong relations between the two countries span over many decades. The Pak-China friendship will continue to promote like this forever. He said that the projects of development and prosperity of Pakistan would be completed with same speed under the CPEC. Our cooperation for progress and prosperity of Pakistan will be available to you as like before, he added. Shehbaz Sharif said that Pakistan and China are like one family and China has given the great gift of CPEC to Pakistan as a family member. The journey of friendship of Pakistan and China will continue forever. No project was completed well in time in the past and due to it, the country plunged into darkness.
He said that a new record of completing projects in record period of time has been set under the leadership of Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif. In Pakistan of today, the projects which were completed in a period of five years in the world have been completed in 22 months only and this story of transparency, speed and hard work is recognized with the spirit of honour and respect by Chinese. He said that as like Chinese companies, Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan Sun Weidong has also rendered valuable services with regard to China Pakistan Economic Corridor project. The completion of CPEC projects is a result of teamwork and both Pakistan and China will continue to move forward together in the journey of development and prosperity, concluded the Chief Minister
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