According to the news of the New International newspaper, while addressing the ‘China Economic Net’ (CEN) in Beijing, Pakistan’s Ambassador to China Moinul Haque said that the three new projects include China-Pakistan Green Corridor (CPGC), China-Pakistan Health Corridor. (CPHC) and the China-Pakistan Digital Corridor (CPDC). According to this, the first project will focus on agriculture environment, food security and green development and the second project will help Pakistan to acquire proficiency in the medical sector, while the third project will boost Pakistan’s IT industry. .
Pakistani PM to visit China next month
The news quoted Pakistani sources as saying that the formal launch of the projects could happen next month during the visit of Pakistan Prime Minister Shahbaz Sharif, who has been invited by Chinese President Xi Jinping. An agreement is also expected to be signed on all three corridors during this time. The CPEC, which started in 2013, is yet to be completed. In such a situation, questions are also being raised about the future of the new corridors. It is also feared that Pakistan, already under the debt of China, may be further devastated.