ISLAMABAD, (Pakistan Point News - APP - 11th Nov, 2016 ) : Chairman National Accountability Bureau (NAB), Qamar Zaman Chaudhry, Friday said the signing of Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with China is significant as cooperation between the two countries in anti-corruption work will be further enhanced to eradicate corruption. According to a message received here from Hubei (China), in a meeting with Member of Standing Committee of Communist Party of China (CPC), Huang Chuping, Chairman NAB said that Pakistan has chalked out a comprehensive strategy to eradicate corruption throug holistic approach of awareness, prevention and enforcement.
They also discussed matters of mutual interest. Qamar Zaman Chaudhry said that Pakistan is a role model in eradication of corruption as it is the only country in SAARC region whose Corruption Perception Index (CPI) according to Transparency International in 2014 decreased from 175 to 126 and in 2015 CPI has decreased from 126 to 117. Huang Chuping appreciated NAB's efforts under the leadership of Qamar Zaman Chaudhry and talked about strategic partnership between the two countries and need for future cooperation in the field of Anti-Corruption work. He said that China attaches great importance to Pakistan and MoU signed between the two countries for collaboration in Anti- Corruption work is vital.