ISLAMABAD, Oct 16: China and Pakistan have agreed to build closer ties and facilitate the construction of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).
The pledges were made during Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan's meeting with Song Tao, head of the International Department of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, Xinhua reported.
Khan said the new Pakistani government sees the relations with China as the priority and corner stone of its diplomacy, and is willing to enhance bilateral ties with China and jointly push forward the construction of CPEC.
He said his government is willing to further strengthen relations between the two countries' ruling parties, learn from CPC's experience in party and country governance, and bring benefits to peoples of the two countries. - IANS