Recently, the president Asif Ali Zardari was invited by Chinese government. He visited and stayed in Hubei Province and Shanghai from Feb. 20 to Feb. 23. He showed his interests in finance, banking, large-scale construction and Shanghai’s urban development. He said the basic purpose of his visit here is to study the Chinese model of power generation and development in agriculture sector. He identified possible areas of cooperation between Pakistan and China in hybrid seed, modern agriculture technology, water management, high efficiency irrigation and water pumping through solar technology.
In his latest visit to China, the president Asif Ali Zardari visited different factories and organizations. Pakistan and China agreed to extend cooperation in energy and power sector. The Wapda Chairman signed a hydel power project with Three Gorges Project Corporation (TGPC). Under the agreement, China would assist Pakistan technically in hydel power generation. The TGPC President said that his corporation was ready to assist Pakistan in every possible way to overcome its energy challenges. Our president claimed that the aim of his government was to build more dams following the model of the Three Gorges Dam. Read More »Pak-China cooperation