Finance Minister Ishaq Dar at a meeting with his Chinese counterpart Lou Jiwei in Astana has discussed progress on Pak-China Economic Corridor and cooperation in energy sector.

On the sidelines of an annual meeting of Asian Development Bank, the two leaders also discussed the proposed project of Sindh Punjab Motorway.

Meanwhile, several countries including the United States have lauded Finance Minister Ishaq Dar's suggestion to enhance the poverty line from 1.25 dollars to two per day.

The Finance Minister had made this suggestion during his address to the annual meeting of the Asian Development Bank in Astana.

He also threw light on solution of the problems being confronted by average income countries.  

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