A Shared Future under CPEC

A Shared Future under CPEC

Publication details

  • Thursday | 22 Mar, 2018
  • Abid Qaiyum Suleri
  • Policy Review/Analyses
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After initial hiccups, there is finally a broader consensus in Pakistan that China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) would create a shared future for the federating units of Pakistan. The increased flow of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) and completion of some of the early harvesting programmes is a good omen. However, the concept of 'Special Economic Zones' (SEZs) under CPEC umbrella has led to some murmuring, especially around the 'fear of unknown' among the private sector of Pakistan.