President Zardari arrives in Urumqi to attend China-Eurasia Expo

President Asif Ali Zardari was given a warm red-carpet welcome when he arrived here Tuesday on a three-day visit to China to participate in the first ever China-Eurasia Expo being held in the historic city of Urumqi, the capital of Xingjian Uygur Autonomous Region and the largest province of China.
During the visit, which is aimed at strengthening business to business linkages between the two countries, the President besides attending the Expo will meet Chinese Vice Premier Li Kequang.
President Zardari will also hold meetings with the Chinese corporate leaders during which he is expected to discuss the prospects of enhanced Pak-China trade and investment cooperation in diverse fields.
The President besides attending the opening ceremony of China-Eurasia Expo will also address the main event ‘China-Eurasia Forum on Economic Development and Cooperation’ on September 1 (Thursday).
He will also visit the Pakistani pavilion being set up at the China-Eurasia Expo.