10,000 kanals of land acquired by KP for establishing SEZ under CPEC - CPEC Latest News

10,000 kanals of land acquired by KP for establishing SEZ under CPEC


Category : Latest News   Source : Pakistan Today   Date : 24-11-2017   

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has acquired 10,000 kanals of land at Rashakai near Mardan for establishment of industrial zone under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). A Chinese delegation had recently visited the land as well. Provincial government has said that initially 15 industrial units of food processing, textile and marble will be set up in the zone.

10,000 kanals of land acquired by KP for establishing SEZ under CPEC

PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has acquired 10,000 kanals of land at Rashakai near Mardan for the establishment of the industrial zone under China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).

A spokesman of the provincial government told Radio Pakistan that initially 15 industrial units of food processing, textile and marble will be set up in the zone. A Chinese delegation recently visited the site of the zone and expressed satisfaction over it, he said.

The spokesman also informed that 250 youths will be sent to China for technical training. They will be provided jobs in the industrial zone upon completion of the training.