China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project will speed up economic activity and overcome unemployment from Gilgit-Baltistan (G-B). This was stated by G-B Minister Excise and Taxation Haider Khan while addressing to a ceremony in Gilgit on Sunday, Radio Pakistan reported. He said that provincial government is devising strategy to utilise the natural resources of G-B for development. The minister said that the government is giving special attention on development of tourism, energy and road infrastructure.
Published in The Express Tribune, January 2nd, 2017.