He should understand that the CPEC
route does not go into any disputed territory or into a single inch soil of the Republic of India.
Under the CPEC
and other related projects, China would be investing around $46 billion in Pakistan.
The Institute of Public Policy launched its 10th Annual Report titled 'The State of the Economy: CPEC
Review and Analysis' by Shahid Javed Burki on Monday.
The CTD suggested that CPEC
management companies should be asked to increase the number of private security guards in addition to the government security.
He said the Balcoh people had a major responsibility to make CPEC
a success and urged them to be ready to exploit the numerous opportunities to be brought by the CPEC
The event was attended by leaders from the private and public sectors as well as academics where they explored and discussed how the strategic corporate landscape is evolving against the backdrop of the $50billion investment by China in CPEC
Beijing, by strategizing to include Afghanistan in CPEC
, aims to get maximum advantage from the project by increasing intra and interregional economic ties and trade.
Speaking on the occasion, Chairman Pakistan-China Institute, Mushahid Hussain Sayed, highlighted the importance of the report saying that CPEC
, the flagship project of the Belt and Road Initiative, is now moving forward very successfully.
The Federal Minister for Foreign Affairs Khawaja Muhammad Asif, speaking at the launch ceremony, said that as the flagship project of the Belt and Road Initiative, CPEC
is one of the most significant and transformative projects in modern history.
There is great scope for the extension of CPEC
projects to other countries.
Ehtisham Ahmed, a renowned economist and former senior World Bank/IMF official, while moderating the event remarked that CPEC
was generating great interest around the world and implementation of this project was part of China's Belt and Road Initiative.
He said the letter No 221/Is2018 January 28 claimed that India had sent 400 Muslim youngsters to Afghanistan for receiving training to be able to carry out attacks on the CPEC
installations, including bridges at Karakoram Highway (KKH) and other important points on the CPEC