President Xi Jinping and PM Shahid Khaqan Abbasi just had a meeting in the Chinese Hainan province as a a sideline of the BOAO Forum for Asia annual meeting. They discussed regional and international matters.
President Xi said that relations between China and Pakistan must be like pillar for regional peace. He also noted that their freindship should become an example for international cooperation and good relationships with neighboring countries under the BRI (Belt and Road Initiative).
He said that effort should be made from both countries for the successful completion of the projects under CPEC.
PM Abbasi stated that Pakistan and China are “iron friends” who have stood by each other for mutual benefit. He also expressed Pakistan’s eagerness to develop mutual cooperation in human resources, finance, energy, agriculture as well as infrastructure.