KIU to start Chinese language classes

The Karakoram International University, Gilgit
 Gilgit: The Karakoram International University (KIU) decides to start Chinese language classes soon; a national newspaper reported quoting official source on Monday.

“The management is discussing the idea and classes will be held soon,” officials said, adding that the dicision was made to reduce communication gap between the people of two neighbouring countries.

The official said “Learning Chinese is a basic necessity for the Pakistani business community as no other language is spoken in China.”

“Pakistan enjoys exemplary ties with China. The language will act as a bridge and further strengthen bilateral cultural and trade ties,” they said.