ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan’s premier Nawaz Sharif has scheduled a visit to China in order to attend three-day Boao Forum for Asia organised in China’s Hainan province from April 9.
Nawaz Sharif will participate in the three day Boao Forum for Asia, to be held in China’s Hainan province from Wednesday, at the invitation of the Chinese government.
He would deliver a speech at the opening plenary of the Forum on Thursday, which would be inaugurated by Chinese Premier Li Keqiang.
Later, he would join other world leaders, including the Prime Ministers of Australia, South Korea and Kazakhstan, at a banquet hosted by the Chinese Premier.
The Prime Minister would also make a keynote speech at a seminar on “Reviving the Silk Road” which would be attended by the leaders of China, Iran and Kazakhstan.
The theme of this year’s BFA is Asia’s New Future: Identifying New Growth Drivers.
Besides attending the Forum, the Prime Minister would hold a bilateral meeting with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang.
The two leaders would review the progress in bilateral ties- with particular focus on economic cooperation and the China- Pakistan Economic Corridor.