Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan, Yao Jing, announced that for Pakistani student we increase the number of Chinese scholarships up to 20,000 per year. This number consider as the highest among the other countries in the world. At the national university of science and technology, Chinese dignity made that announcement while addressing a China photo exhibition.
He also said that this decision is also helpful in person to person contact and for the communications. With this Pak-China relationship becomes strong for the next generation to generation.
Ambassador said that “it is the people who take the matter in this relationship”.
The Chinese study center from the school of social sciences and humanities organized the event in collaboration with the Chinese Embassy in Islamabad.
He said that Pak-China economic corridor is the biggest and long term project. After the five year experience of this project, now it is just at the beginning of achieving his goals of socio-economic development in the region.
The ambassador said that China decided to enter in the next Phase of CPEC in consultation with the government of Pakistan. This new phase will firstly focus on the investment, setting up the social economic zones, joint ventures, cooperation on exports and engagement in power sectors. The second area of focusing that the cooperation in the social sector that will include education, poverty reduction, health, human resources, and agriculture.