December 29, 2020: Prime Minister Imran Khan has said the ML-1 project will establish a modern communication infrastructure of international standard in the country and create job opportunities as well as new prospects for Pakistan's industry.
Chairing a review meeting of ML-1 under the umbrella of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor in Islamabad on Monday, he said Pakistani exports will timely reach international markets by having better land route coordination with the country's seaports, paving a way for earning precious foreign exchange.
The Prime Minister said ML-1 is the costliest of CPEC projects, which will add a new chapter to the Pakistan-China relations.
Railways Minister Azam Khan Swati apprised the Prime Minister about the integration plan of the ML-1 project.
The Prime Minister expressed satisfaction over the progress made so far on the project.