QUETTA, Pakistan -- Pakistan's government, led by Prime Minister Imran Khan, has bypassed the legislature and used presidential ordinances to establish a powerful new authority to accelerate the major Belt and Road project known as the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor. The government has also provided a 23-year tax exemption to the Chinese company operating Gwadar port, one of the key facilities in the project.
Belt and Road
Pakistan's Khan uses special ordinance to push China's Belt and Road
Powerful new agency and tax holiday for Gwadar port operator likely to fuel controversy