Lahore, January 27 Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif has extended his best wishes to Chinese President Xi Jinping, Prime Minister Li Keqiang and to the people of China at their New Year.
The Chief Minister also wished New Year to Chinese Ambassador in Pakistan Sun Weidong, Chinese
Counsel General appointed at Lahore Ling Ding Bin and all the Chinese Engineers, Technicians and workers working at different projects of Punjab and Pakistan.
The Chief Minister applauded all of them who are away from
their families at this auspicious day, working for the progress of Pakistan.
He said that completion of these projects will bring glory to Pakistan by boasting up its economy and promoting investments and surely assistance of Chinese in this regard will be marked with golden ink in history.
He said that these Engineers and workers while staying at Pakistan at this New Year Eve has conveyed us a strong message that work and professional commitment is more important than personal happiness.
The Chief Minister said that China is sincere and trustworthy friend of Pakistan who always stood by us at the hour of need.
The Chief Minister said that the sentiment that China is a true friend of Pakistan is exquisite as it remains deeply etched in the hearts and minds of Pakistani people.
Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif presided over a high level meeting on Friday in which fine points of Lahore Knowledge Park Project were reviewed.
While addressing the meeting, the Chief Minister has said that youth is our hope of Roshan Pakistan and making them independent is our very first priority for which Lahore
Knowledge Park project has been set up so that they could be equipped with latest educational trends.
He said that government of Punjab has handed over land to IT University which will institute its campus at Lahore Knowledge Park by start of 2018.
Steps to execute this project with uniqueness and latest themes are needed for which professionals and
expertsare to be hired as Government is providing all desired resources, he added.
The Chief Minister has directed to form a high-level committee who will present its plan within next 24 hours regarding execution of the project.
Advisor Dr. Umer Saif, Chairman planning and Development, Sectary Higher education, Sectary Finance, Board members of Lahore Knowledge Park Company Abdul Razaq Dawod, Lt. General (R) Muhammad Akram and other senior
officials were also present at the meeting while Dr. Atta Ur Rehman renowned Education Expert joined meeting through video link from Dubai.