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Pakistan aspires CPEC-style ties with Saudi Arabia: Ahsan Iqbal

JEDDAH/ISLAMABAD: Planning and Development Minister Ahsan Iqbal said Pakistan aspires to establish CPEC-style economic cooperation with Saudi Arabia.

Speaking at Pakistan’s consulate in Jeddah, Ahsan Iqbal said: “We want to establish strong CPEC-like cooperation with Saudi Arabia and a joint investment offer has made Saudi Arabia.”

He said the government has reinitiated CPEC after the PTI government messed this mega project.

He said “There is no truth in the lies PTI has spread about default and it was a propaganda of PTI leaders.

Federal Minister also stated that the Pakistan’s economy was at stake due to the previous government’s bad policies.

He, however, said, the government has improved the state of economy by adhering to the International Monetary Fund policies.

Javed Mahmood
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