Caretaker Minister for Information and Broadcasting Arif Nizami on Tuesday urged the media from both China and Pakistan to play their due role in enhancing bilateral relations and trade ties.

He said this in a meeting with a Chinese trade delegation from Kashghar, an autonomous region here.

China has always assisted Pakistan in areas mutually beneficial to each other, he said and added that Pakistan-China friendship was exemplary.

He said China has assisted Pakistan in mutually beneficial areas.

Media in Pakistan is absolutely free but when it comes to Pak-China friendship it speaks with the same voice, he added.

He said that various memorandums of understanding would be signed during the visist of Chinese Premier to Pakistan which would further help oosting economic relations between the two countries.