Top Chinese officials held discussions with Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena in Colombo to resolve issues regarding some China-funded projects in Sri Lanka where Chinese firms are involved in 40% of construction projects.
Pakistan’s new government unveiled a mini-budget aimed at shoring up a faltering economy even as Prime Minister Imran Khan is on an official visit to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates where he is likely to focus on a financial bailout plan for his country besides forging closer ties.
A Chinese company has submitted the feasibility study report of a proposed monorail in Kathmandu city, taking forward China’s efforts to develop infrastructure in Nepal, as they are seeking to do in the rest of South Asia.
Afghanistan CEO Abdullah Abdullah on Wednesday inaugurated the 2nd annual India-Afghanistan International Trade and Investment Show in Mumbai that aims to boost economic and trade ties between Afghanistan and the international market. The trade show was sponsored by the US government.