Sino-Pak Agriculture Cooperation- A Way Forward.


ISLAMABAD -- Through joint cooperation in the second phase of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), China will build green corridor in Pakistan, said Dr Gu Wenliang, Agricultural Commissioner from Embassy of People's Republic of China in Islamabad.

He was speaking on the occasion of a Roundtable on 'Sino-Pak Agriculture Cooperation-Way Forward' organized by Centre for Belt and Road Initiative and China Studies-Institute of Peace and Diplomatic Studies in collaboration with the Commission on Science and Technology for Sustainable Development in the South (COMSATS).

Dr Gu further highlighted the need for promoting cooperation in agriculture research, corps variety technologies, improvement in agriculture products and building a green corridor.

Hassan Daud, CEO, Board of Investment from KPK and former Project Director, CPEC in Planning Commission, Govt of Pakistan highlighted the framework of cooperation under CPEC in agriculture and socio-economic development.

He has also emphasized on co-branding and co-marketing of Agri-based products and livestock. Dr Muhammad Azeem, Chairman, Pakistan Agriculture Research Council, Ministry of Food Security and Research, Govt of Pakistan presented the overall Agriculture potential and avenues of cooperation...

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