China on Friday gifted its old China Embassy building to Pakistan where Foreign Ministry has decided to set up a Foreign Service Academy. According to details, as a goodwill gesture the Chinese Embassy will hand over the building to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs after its complete renovation and will bear the expenses incurred on the renovation of the building.
The Foreign Service Academy will be relocated to the building gifted by China after renovation.
Sources reported that the renovation of the old building has already been started. In this regard, Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi visited the building where he was welcomed by Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan, Yao Jing. The Foreign Minister also extended special thanks of Prime Minister Imran Khan for this good move of China.