ISLAMABAD: China on Thursday handed over 330 pieces of office equipment including laptops, computers, scanners, printers, and projectors to Pakistan’s parliament.
According to Chinese national wire services, the handover ceremony was held at the premises of the parliament in the federal capital Islamabad.
Chinese Ambassador Sun Weidong and Pakistani Senate Secretary Amjad Pervez Malik signed a handover document on behalf of their respective sides in the ceremony.
Pakistani Senate Chairman Mian Raza Rabbani expressed gratitude for China’s donation at the ceremony, which also attended by senators, parliamentarians and other high officials.
Rabbani said that the donation will help improve the working conditions of the Pakistani parliament, highlighting the friendship and exchanges between the two countries and two peoples.
The Chinese ambassador said that enhancing bilateral exchanges is of great importance to deepening the mutually beneficial cooperation between the two countries, especially to promote the bilateral policy coordination and people-to-people exchanges.
The Chinese envoy expressed the hope that the two sides will continue making joint efforts to push for the construction of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor so as to better benefit the people of the two countries.