State Bank of Pakistan Governor Tariq Bajwa and Secretary Finance Arif Ahmed Khan are part of the delegation.
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The visit to Beijing was a sobering moment for Imran Khan, whose body language appeared fidgety and nervous.
Beijing agrees to increase its imports from Pakistan to $3.2bn by end of the next fiscal year.
"We have received an unconditional package from Saudi Arabia. No conditions have been imposed," says minister.
Umar says China is committed to providing short-term relief as well, the modalities of which will be decided on Friday.
Pakistan doesn't understand the Chinese conceptualisation of CPEC.
Lahore-Kashgar bus to run 4 days a week, make 5 stops before crossing Khunjerab pass into China.
PM highlights Pakistan's importance in China's BRI, says Naya Pakistan will be a "conducive" place for business.
It is a norm in diplomacy that high-level meetings take place after details are already agreed to by other officials.
Pak-China ties will be significantly deepened across a range of areas, as per the statement issued by both countries.
"The stronger the state institutions, the lesser the corruption," says premier in a speech in Beijing.
Senior Chinese official says there are no plans to scale back CPEC, but it will tilt in favour of people's lives.
China and Pakistan sign 15 MoUs for cooperation in various fields.
Information minister says meeting "very successful", Pakistan may get a major economic package soon.
PM Khan will visit China from Nov 2 on invitation of his Chinese counterpart Li Keqiang and President Xi Jinping.
Envoy says Beijing to help Islamabad tackle financial challenges.
Beijing cautions Islamabad that the facility should not affect economic cooperation between the two countries.
Adviser to the prime minister on industries and production says PM Khan will visit China in November.
Kingdom's proposed investments to fall under separate bilateral agreement.
"Was China taken into confidence before bringing Saudi Arabia into CPEC," questions Senator Raza Rabbani.
Never before has a human society achieved so much development within the span of one generation.
Expansion of CPEC is in the interest of both China and Pakistan, Fawad Chaudhry says in response to Ahsan Iqbal.
Jinping acknowledges Pakistan as a 'time-tested iron friend' and the Pak Army's role in this lasting relationship.
Editorial: The confusion surrounding FT report shows the time to choose the future course of CPEC has arrived
As we move forward, it is important that Pakistan’s own interests, and political traditions, be kept front and centre.
Article in Financial Times claims that Pakistan is looking to renegotiate its role in China's Belt-Road Initiative.
Chinese and Saudi ministers call on PM.
Gwadar to be ‘re-prioritised’ as a hub of heavy industry.
KSA media minister invites PM Khan to visit Saudi.
Wang rejects impression that CPEC projects are compounding Pakistan’s debt burden.
Besides FM Qureshi, Wang is likely to meet PM and president-elect Alvi to have discussions on bilateral issues.