China provided $1.5 billion for Pakistan infrastructure projectsStaff Writer |
Asia Financing from China is helping
Financing from China is helping pay for a series of major infrastructure projects in Pakistan.
Of this, $691 million has been directed towards the M5 Highway connecting Multan with Sukkur and $273 million for the highway connecting Thakot with Havelian.
Other major infrastructure projects to have benefited from the funding include developing Lahore’s Metro Orange Line and the Neelum Jhelum hydro-electric project. ■
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