At the national Press Club, Mr Zhao Lijan, ambassador of People’s Republic of China informed that the western route of CPEC will be completed earlier than the eastern route. He further said that the word in progress is in full speed and 22 projects will be complete this year and 18 projects, the coming year.
These projects employed 70,000 Pakistanis. The total of 200 projects for CPEC till 2030 has created jobs for thousands of Pakistanis.
Gwadar port is expected to finish this year and by establishing a re-processing plant there will further increase the Pakistan exports. More than 30 Pakistani companies have been registered at the port.
More than $13 billion have been invested in the energy projects which are expected to overcome the load shedding problem in Pakistan to a great extent.