Gilgit The Karakoram International University (KIU) in Gilgit plans to start Chinese language classes to reduce the communication gap between the people of the two neighbouring countries, official sources said last week.
“The management is discussing the idea and classes will be held soon,” an official said, adding that the course will be extremely beneficial for those doing business in China as well as those wishing to acquire higher education in the neighbouring country.
Chinese is one of the major international languages that KIU plans to offer courses in the future. “Learning Chinese is a basic necessity for the Pakistani business community,” he added. The deatils of the program have not annouced but the courses will start soon.