Over 7 years, CPEC has attracted $25 billion in investments in Pakistan￼
The Chinese Foreign Ministry, in a statement, has acknowledged the efforts put in by the Pakistanis for the CPEC project in the country. As a publication quotes, “The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor has achieved major progress since its launch seven years ago..” In a briefing, the foreign ministry spokesperson, Wang Wenbin, stated that many projects started and were completed under CPEC.
At the same time, Wang Wenbin claimed that the completion of the Orange Line Metro Line in Lahore is Pakistan’s first electric-empowered public transport project. He added, “Last month, as an early harvest project, the Orange Line was made operational, marking the beginning of the subway era for Pakistan.”