Beijing- Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has said that the development of China-Pakistan economic corridor has provided a strategic framework, for the two countries to carry out practical cooperation.

He said this while talking to National Assembly Speaker, Sardar Ayaz Sadiq in Beijing. He said China would continue to expand friendly exchanges and cooperation with Pakistan at all levels and in various areas.

He said China firmly supports Pakistan's effort to safeguard its sovereignty, independence and territorial integrity. Ayaz Sadiq said Pakistan is ready to step up friendly exchanges and cooperation with China in all areas.