Islamabad, April 12, 2015 (PPI-OT): Chinese Ambassador Sun Weidong met Finance Minister, Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar here discussing preparations for the forthcoming visit of Chinese President to Pakistan.
The Chinese Envoy appreciated establishment of special committee by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to look after all the arrangements of the visit. He said, this step demonstrated the level of importance that the government attached to this visit and hoped that under the guidance of Minister Dar, the Committee would be able to contribute its best arranging all the events starting from the arrival, holding of meetings and signing of a host of agreements/MoUs which he said, would be the hallmark of this visit.
The Finance Minister said that the whole Pakistani nation looked forward to receiving the great Chinese leader and this visit would serve as a new milestone in Pak-China relationship. The Minister on the occasion apprised the Chinese Ambassador about the resolution on Yemen, passed in the national assembly, which also carried special gratitude to China for helping out stranded Pakistanis in Yemen. Sun Weidong thanked the Pakistan government on this gesture and added China was also grateful to Pakistan for evacuating Chinese students from the war affected areas in Yemen.
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