Under CPEC, two joint working groups on Gwadar and socio-economic development have met.
Representatives of Pakistan and China attended the Gwadar and Socio-Economic Development Summit under CPEC through video conferencing.
The meeting reviewed the status of implementation of CPEC projects.
According to the statement, the meeting discussed future strategies for development of Gwadar city, port and free zone, expressed satisfaction over the progress on various projects including full operationalization of Gwadar port and its inclusion in Afghan transit trade route. has been.
It was informed in the meeting that Gwadar Free Zone Phase 1 has been successfully completed, work has been started on Phase 2 of 2221 acres area and emphasis was laid on finalizing the marketing and investment plan for the free zone.
The statement said that the project would be presented at a meeting of the Cabinet Committee on CPEC soon.
The statement said that the meeting of the Joint Working Group on Socio-Economic Development emphasized on delivering fruits to the less developed areas.