BEIJING : Jane’s weekly quoting a senior Pakistani official as saying that China is set to sell up to six submarines to Pakistan by end of 2014. “Technical details are almost done. The present discussions are mainly about the financing details,” a senior Pakistan official told Jane’s. The journal said a second Pakistani government official confirmed that “the contract is at an advanced stage and discussions won’t linger on for too long. Realistically, we should have a deal by end 2014.”

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