The Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang is in Pakistan for attending Independence Day celebrations. During the meeting, Pak Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and China Vice-Premier Wang Yang agreed to further promote cooperation on all issues of mutual interest. Wang Yang stressed on the close strategic relations between the two countries and China’s strong support for Pak
Following projects of Gwadar were witnessed by Pakistan Premier and Chinese Vice Premier on 13 Aug 17:
(A) Commencement of Gwadar Port East Bay Expressway by GPA and CCCC;
(B) 300 MW Gwadar Coal Power Plant by CCCC;
(C) Inauguration of Liny City Exhibition Centre in Gwadar Free Zone;
(D) Signing of Agreement on Auto-City in Gwadar Free Zone between Sino-Truck, COPHC and GPA.
It appears that the only aim of visiting Vice President of China was to review the progress on CPEC. Earlier China has expressed its dis satisfaction over the slow progress and worsening security situation prevailing in Pakistan. China is nervous about returns from its huge investment in the CPEC.