Beijing, June 2 (China Economic Net) — The first SCO Media Summit was held in Beijing on 1st June. Chinese President Xi Jinping made the remarks in a congratulatory letter to the summit. Huang Kunming, member of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and head of the Publicity Department of the CPC Central Committee, delivered a keynote speech. China Economic Net Media Co., Ltd.(CEN), VSH News Television(VSH), China Overseas Ports Holding Co., Ltd.(COPHC) and Pak China Investment Company Limited(PCICL) signed a quadripartite cooperation agreement.According to the agreement, the four parties will work together on the development and operation of information products and web services platform of Gwadar in Pakistan.
The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is the flagship project in the “Belt and Road” construction, and Gwadar Port and its free zone are the most important in the construction of the CPEC. Gwadar is located in Balochistan province of Pakistan, and VSH News Television is the most influential Balochi language TV station; China overseas Ports holding Co., Ltd. is the operator of Gwadar Port and its free zone; Pak China Investment Company Limited is jointly invested by the China Development Bank and the Ministry of Finance of Pakistan, each holding 50% of the shares.
Wang Xudong, President of China Economic Net Media Co., Ltd., Ahmed Iqbal Baloch, CEO of VSH News Television, Zhang Baozhong, Chairman of China Overseas Ports Holding Co., Ltd. and Shahnawaz Mahmood, Deputy Managing Director of Pak China Investment Company Limited signed the agreement on behalf of each party.In recent years, China Economic Net has been committed to providing public opinion support for the “Belt and Road” Initiative and the CPEC, and expanding international cooperation. Previously, China Economic Net and VSH New Television have carried out a normalized TV program cooperation.