Chinese President Xi Jinping and Pakistani Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif in Uzbekistan in September. Photo: Xinhua
Chinese President Xi Jinping and Pakistani Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif in Uzbekistan in September. Photo: Xinhua
Pakistan

Will Pakistan’s ‘all-weather’ friend China offer yet more cash for development amid political turbulence?

  • Pakistan’s PM Shehbaz Sharif is beginning two-day trip to Beijing, keen for more money to help nation deal with flood-ravaged economy
  • But experts say while China has helped Pakistan to develop, there are concerns over who’s in charge in Islamabad, and terrorism attacks

Chinese President Xi Jinping and Pakistani Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif in Uzbekistan in September. Photo: Xinhua
Chinese President Xi Jinping and Pakistani Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif in Uzbekistan in September. Photo: Xinhua
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