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Partnership in science, research, development critical for CPEC success

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Planning, Development and Reform Ahsan Iqbal said that
 
scientific collaboration and sharing of Knowledge, research and ideas between Pakistan and
 
China is critical for success of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) and further boost the
 
historic bilateral cordial relations. 
 
The Minister proposed that we need to undertake joint projects for studying mountains and
 
coastal areas of Pakistan, said a statement issued by Ministry of Planing, Development and
 
Reforms here on Wednesday.
 
He expressed these views during a meeting with Chinese delegation of Academy of Sciences to
 
have partnership in research on natural hazards like landslides, floods, debris flows and
 
earthquake between Pakistan and China under CPEC.
 
While mentioning agreement between Pakistan and China in space technology, he said that
 
bilateral cooperation between the two countries in space domain would open new vistas of socio-
 
economic and scientific cooperation.
 
The Minister directed Pakistan Academy of Sciences and Higher Education Commission to co-
 
operate with the Chinese Science Academy and organize joint workshops on scientific research
 
under CPEC.
 
"CPEC will take this friendship higher than Himalayas to higher than stars", commented the
 
minister.
 
He said that we need to develop a very comprehensive roadmap of cooperation in science and
 
technology sectors between Pakistan and China. The Minister said that cooperation between
 
Pakistan and China is materializing in the form of solid projects which will add new colors in our
 
friendship.
 
He said that regional and economic integration is very significant for the success of the CPEC
 
projects. The success of CPEC depends on business to business and people to people contacts of
 
both the countries. CPEC project is the fusion of Pakistan Vision 2025 and China One belt One
 
Road Vision which will benefit 3 billion people of the region, he added.
 
The Minister said that CPEC offers a broad partnership in different areas between the two
 
countries. There is a need to learn from the development of China, and "We should adopt its
 
model of development how it successfully blended stability, development and reforms," he said.

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