Provinces to get one economic zone each under CPEC: Sartaj

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ISLAMABAD, Aug 29 (APP): Adviser to Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz on Monday said each province would get an economic zone under the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).

Chairing a session titled ‘Sharing the fruits of regional development’ at the CPEC Summit and Expo held here at the Pak-China Friendship Centre, Sartaj said a total of five economic zones would be established under the mega project.

Sartaj Aziz said CPEC would benefit the entire region, adding the 21st century belonged to the resource-rich Asia.

He said the ‘One Belt, One Road’ as envisioned by Chinese President Xi Jinping would help Pakistan achieve economic prosperity.