In November 2018, the Chinese Government pledged to grant USD 1 billion for Socio-Economic Development under CPEC in the following six areas:
- Medical treatment
- Water supply
- Poverty alleviation
- Vocational training
A MoU on Implementation and commencement of 27 (17 Fast Track & 10 Priority) Projects have been signed on 28th April 2019 and agreed to complete it in the 1-3 years period.