Pakistan set for investment boost with visit of China's President Xi
Tuesday, 21 April 2015 - 17:30
After cancellations and delays owing to political instability in Pakistan, Chinese President Xi Jinping is finally set to visit Pakistan in a trip that is expected to herald major economic projects between the two countries.
Xi will arrive tomorrow, and Beijing said it is ready to announce a huge amount of financing for infrastructure and energy projects in Pakistan during Xi's trip.
China is looking to boost ties with its closest ally in South Asia and expand influence in the region.