A high-level delegation headed by Punjab Chief Minister Punjab Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif arrived in Beijing on Sunday.

Pakistan's Ambassador to China Masood Khalid received the delegation at the airport.

During its stay in Beijing, the delegation will hold talks with Chinese officials to step up work on Chinese funded projects in Pakistan.

It will also hold discussion about starting work on Pak-China economic corridor, energy projects, Quaid-e-Azam Apparel Park in Lahore and cooperation in textile field. Matters pertaining to Gwadar, Gaddani and Thar Coal projects will also come under discussion. 

The delegation includes  Minister for Planning and Development Ahsan Iqbal, Special Assistant to the Prime Minister Tariq Fatemi, Secretary Economic Affairs Division Saleem Sethi and Secretary Water and Power Nargis Sethi.  

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