ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan will visit Gwadar today to review the progress on different development projects and break ground for other mega projects in the port city — a cornerstone of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor project.
During his visit, the prime minister — accompanied by members of his federal cabinet — is also expected to witness the signing of a number of Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs), including implementation agreement 1.2MGD desalination plant and solar generators grant for Balochistan.
According to information available with APP, the prime minister would be briefed on the ongoing development projects in the area where he is also expected to interact with the authorities concerned and China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) workforce.
The prime minister would also perform groundbreaking of North Gwadar Free Zones (FZ), enterprises in Gwadar FZ, Gwadar expo building and other facilities. The prime minister will also address a ceremony and interact with the local populace.
Through video link, it is also expected that expression of commitment for investment in Gwadar would be made by the Chinese investors and by the ambassadors of Kuwait, Oman, Egypt, Kenya and Qatar.