The newly nominated ambassador has expertise in trade and commerce.

BEIJING (Web Desk) – China has named Nong Rong as a new ambassador to replace outgoing Chinese Ambassador for Pakistan Yao Jing.

He will be assuming office in a due course, Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesperson, Zhao Lijian confirmed on Friday.

“As far as I understand, Nong Rong is now appointed as the new Chinese ambassador to Pakistan. He will be taking office in due course,” he said during his regular briefing.

According to reports, the newly nominated ambassador, Nong Rong has expertise in trade and commerce. He had not served in Pakistan earlier.