Media role vital to transfer Pak-China friendship to new generation: Pervaiz Rashid

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for information, Broadcasting and National Heritage, Senator Pervaiz Rashid said on Monday that media could play an important role in transferring Pak- China friendship to the new generation.

“Solid foundations of our ties is based on mutual trust and convergence of views on regional and global issues,” he made these remarks in a meeting with Ambassador of China in Pakistan, Sun Weidong here.

The Minister said that Chinese nationals working on projects in Pakistan were an asset for Pakistan and providing them security was the top priority of the government of Pakistan.

Both the Minister and the Chinese Ambassador agreed to form joint Pak-China media forum.

They also emphasised on need of media exchange programmes to learn from each other’s best practices and experiences.