Are the United States and China really vying for influence in Pakistan as the American business publication Wall Street Journal claims? What is the big prize at stake? Does Pakistan hold the key to who wins the competition to claim the top spot as a global superpower?
How will the US-China competition affect Pakistan? Will Pakistan get IMF bailout or Chinese bailout? Will CPEC development slow down or accelerate? Will China invest in export-oriented industries in Pakistan and buy more Pakistani products? How will PTI government lead by Prime Minister handling the situation? Will they play their cards well to get maximum benefits for Pakistan?
What is the impact of Begum Kulsoom Nawaz’s passing on Nawaz Sharif family? Is it more than a family’s tragedy? What does it mean for Pakistani politics and Nawaz Sharif’s future?
Viewpoint From Overseas host Misbah Azam discusses these questions with panelists Sabahat Ashraf (iFaqeer) and Riaz Haq (www.riazhaq.com)
Tags: China, US, Pakistan, CPEC, IMF, Misbah Azam, Sabahat Ashraf, Riaz Haq, Imran Khan, Nawaz Sharif, PTI, Kulsoom Nawaz