President Xi will also visit Indonesdia where he will attend the Asian-African Summit and activities commemorating the 60th anniversary of the Bandung Conference, at the invitation of Indonesian President Joko Widodo, Xinhua news agency reported. Xi is acoompanied by a delegation of top government officials and diplomats, including China’s First Lady, Peng Liyuan.
According to sources, China and Pakistan are expected to sign a number of agreements and memorandum of understanding worth almost $50 billion, relating to key development projects in infrastructure, energy, and communication sectors under the ambit of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor. Xi will be conferred with the Pakistan’s highest civilian award, the Nishan-e-Pakistan. (IANS)