PM: (Govt committed to timely completion of CPEC projects: PM)

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said that all projects under the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) will be completed within stipulated time.

He said this while chairing a meeting here on Monday, which reviewed the progress on the CPEC related projects. He said China is a very close friend to Pakistan besides a strategic partner.

The Prime Minister directed the Interior Ministry to beef up security for the Chinese workers associated with different projects in the country.

On this occasion, Minister for Planning and Development Ahsan Iqbal gave a detailed briefing to the Prime Minister about the CPEC projects.