Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting, Chaudhry Fawad Hussain on Friday hoped that Prime Minister Imran Khan’s first visit of China will open up new vistas of prosperity through expanding its exports to China and attracting more Chinese investment in the country.

Commenting on the PM's visit to China the minister said this visit will likely to open new doors of cooperation between the two countries.

In the meeting, the two sides discussed the strengthening of bilateral relations and matters of mutual regional and international interests, including the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project. They also reviewed all the aspects of Pakistan-China strategic partnership, he stated.

“The nation will receive a good news soon,” he said, adding that the economic package will help alleviate Pakistan’s fiscal crisis.

Pakistan is expected to receive $6 billion economic package from China during PM Imran's visit, the sources said. A loan of $1.5 billion and a grant of $1.5 billion are expected to be offered, along with an additional package of $3 billion for CPEC.

$1.5 billion are expected to be deposited in the State Bank of Pakistan, while Pakistan Railways may also be included in the package.