Khattak urges Japan to invest in CPEC

ISLAMABAD (Dunya News) - Defence Minister Pervez Khattak has urged Japan to invest in the maritime and industrial manufacturing sectors and promote economic activities through mutually beneficial partnership in China-Pakistan Economic Corridor.

Talking to Japanese Ambassador Kuninori Matsuda in Islamabad on Wednesday, he appreciated Japan s cooperation in Pakistan s prosperity and development.

Commending Japan s role in promoting peace and stability in Afghanistan and South Asia, Pervez Khattak also stressed that peace in South Asia is linked to a peaceful resolution of Kashmir dispute.

The Japanese Ambassador assured that his government will explore new avenues of mutual cooperation with Pakistan.