Matters of mutual interest, situation in the country and China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) were discussed in the meeting.
“CPEC is a game changer for progress and prosperity of the country and not only Pakistan but the entire region will benefit from this project”, he added.
He said that work was being carried out speedily on CPEC projects in Punjab and work was being carried out round the clock on 1320 megawatts coal-based power plant in Sahiwal and this project would be completed by the end of 2017.
Similarly, work was also in progress on solar project at Quaid-e-Azam Solar Park Bahawalpur, he said.
Shehbaz Sharif said that investment of 46 billion dollars by China was a proof of full confidence of the Chinese leadership in the federal government led by Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif and deep love for the people of Pakistan.
He said that entire region would benefit from the completion of CPEC projects and a new era of progress and prosperity will usher in Pakistan.
Chief Minister said that every single penny under CPEC was being spent transparently on the projects of prosperity of the people and these projects would be completed within stipulated period.