Lahore, April 24, 2015 (PPI-OT): A 10-member Chinese delegation from Quingdao Chamber of Commerce and Industry has arrived Pakistan on invitation of Mr. Shah Faisal Afridi, President Pak- China Joint Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCJCCI) to review joint venture opportunities in the fields of Town Planning, Handicrafts and Education.
PCJCCI, in collaboration with Canal Garden Society, is going to hold the First ever “PAK-CHINA TOWN PLANNING EXHIBITION” on Monday, April 27, 2015 at Canal Garden Housing Society to facilitate Quingdao Chamber of Commerce and Industry in concluding joint ventures in town planning and housing sector.
Another exhibition is also being arranged jointly by PCJCCI and Punjab Small Industries Corporation in honour of the same Chinese delegation to highlight the potential of handicrafts sector in Punjab. Mr. Shah Faisal Afridi, President PCJCCI, in a statement, has termed the visit of Quingdao Chamber delegation a first step of the series of delegations to be visiting Pakistan as follow up of the Chinese President’s recent tour of Pakistan.
He told that Chinese business community has given over-vhelming response to their President’s will to expand trade and investment relations with Pakistan. He said that a large number of the businessmen and technical experts will be coming to Pakistan during this year for longer stay to accomplish so many joint ventures projects. There is a plan of China to construct an exclusive China Town in Lahore to reside Chinese experts and investors, he said and hoped that the Pak-China Town Planning Exhibition would prove to be a strong foundation in this regard.
Similarly, Shah Faisal Afridi was optimistic towards joint ventures between China and Pakistan in the fields of Handicrafts and Education. He told that serious reviews were close to conclusion for setting up Pak-China Technology University, Pak-China Collaborative Research and Development Institute and the Pak-China joint housing schemes.
For more information, contact:
Wardah Ali Gohar
Pakistan China Joint Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCJCCI)
Mega Tower, 309 – 6th Floor,
Main Boulevard, Gulberg II,
Lahore, Punjab – Pakistan
Tel: +92-42-35777460-02, +92-42-37032203, +92-42-35874353