Islamabad, 27 June: On his first foreign visit since assuming office, Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will go to China next week where he is likely to seek Beijing&’s assistance to overcome the country’s energy crisis. This would be the first foreign trip of the Prime Minister since the new government has taken over earlier this month, Pakistan Foreign Ministry Spokesman Aizaz Ahmed Chaudhry said at his weekly briefing here today. He said the dates for the visit would be determined through diplomatic channels. pti