BEIJING: China said CPEC project is progressing smoothly and now it has entered the stage of comprehensive implementation.
Speaking at a regular press briefing in Beijing, China’s Foreign Ministry Spokesperson, Geng Shuang said work on eleven out of seventeen energy projects in Pakistan under CPEC has been initiated.
He said on completion all these projects will help overcome power shortage in the country and provide relief to the people of Pakistan.
To a question, the spokesperson said, China’s promotion of CPEC framework has not changed its position on Kashmir issue.
Geng Shuang said China believes that Kashmir is an issue left over from the history between Pakistan and India.
He said China hopes that the Kashmir issue will be properly addressed by the two sides through consultation and negotiations.