Beijing: For Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT) in Beijing, Prime Minister Imran Khan addressed at the China Council here on Tuesday.
During his address, he expressed his desire of putting 500 corrupt people behind the bars. He has given the example of Chinese President Xi Jinping. He went on saying that Xi Jinping did this to rid the county of “biggest impediment to prosperity”.
“President Xi waged one of the biggest crusades against corruption and I want to do the same, but unfortunately our system is too cumbersome to handle it,” the premier added.
While mentioning the effective accountability system in China, he declared that he is on his mission to end red-tapism which is another form of corruption. Imran Khan said that he encourages meritocracy and would always promote it at all levels.
He gives examples of how China has diminished poverty from its state. About 700 million people were carried out of poverty in just 30 years and it’s a big achievement.
Moreover, Imran Khan stated while encouraging easy business with other countries to promote profitability,
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“This government is the first one after 1960 which is encouraging ease-of-doing business – the concept being driven by the Prime Minister’s Office itself,” he added.
He went on saying that “This is the right time to invest in Pakistan, as the country offers an improved business facilitation system and mindset as well.”