Asma Sherazi in “Faisla Aap Ka” covered these topics:
The bubble of several days of gains at the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) blew as the benchmark KSE-100 index plunged 906.50 points to 41,097.59 points on news of no announcement by China regarding financial assistance in a joint statement on Sunday.
Prime Minister Imran Khan and Chinese Vice-President Wang Qishan on Saturday underscored the significance of Pakistan-China strategic cooperative relations and agreed to continue furthering cooperation on issues of regional and global significance.
They posed their full confidence in the time-tested relationship between the two countries.
The unanimity of opinion was expressed during a meeting between the two leaders in Beijing, said a press release issued here.
During the meeting, they exchanged views on a range of bilateral, regional and international issues.
The prime minister praised China for lifting its 700 million people out of poverty and its successful anti-corruption drive.
His government would like to learn from the Chinese experience on poverty reduction and anti-corruption, he added.
He said socio-economic uplift, industrial development, establishing special economic zones and livelihood projects were his priority areas under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor.