China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) has received significant boost in its efforts to strengthen regional connectivity after Saudi Arabia agreed to join hands and fund a major oil refinery project.
Gharidah Farooqi, Islamabad-based expert on foreign policy, said Saudi Arabia’s involvement in CPEC would transform bilateral relationship. (Supplied)
Lijian Zhao, Deputy Chief of Mission at Chinese Embassy in Pakistan, said CPEC was being piloted by Pakistan and China and that other countries are free to join. (Supplied)