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South Asia should avail CPEC opportunities: Subhani

PAR Feb 8, 2017 0

Sialkot: PML-N MNA, Chaudhary Irmughan Subhani on Tuesday said that CPEC would open new economic opportunities between Pakistan and China and South As...

ADB and DFID to support clean energy and transport policy in Pakistan

PAR Feb 8, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: With the mul­ti-billion-dollar China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) already under way, Pakistan has engaged the services of the Asian De...

Academic and policymakers strategize to maximise CPEC benefits

PAR Feb 8, 2017 0

Islamabad: Bringing together more than 100 academic administrators of the nationwide business schools for strategic level discussions on how to increa...

PNCA to feature CPEC short films

PAR Feb 8, 2017 0

Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA) is holding a youth contest of short films, documentaries, photomontages and digital stories about the Chi...

CPEC-SEZ Cell set up by Board of Investment

PAR Feb 8, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: The Board of Investment (BoI) on Tuesday established a CPEC-SEZ Cell to help stakeholders on matters relating to the China-Pakistan Economi...

CPEC Security apparatus praised by Chief Minister Punjab

PAR Feb 8, 2017 0

LAHORE: Special Security Division (SSD) Commandant Maj-Gen Abid Rafique called on Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif and briefed him about...

China to improve CPEC connectivity with $24bn highway network in Xinjiang

PAR Feb 8, 2017 0

The Chinese government has decided to invest $24.8 billion (170bn yuan) into laying a highway network in the Muslim-majority Xinjiang region for impro...

Pakistan's economic outlook promising: Fitch Ratings

PAR Feb 7, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Fitch Ratings has affirmed Pakistan’s rating at ‘B’ with a ‘Stable’ outlook confirming the progress achieved by the present government unde...

China Mobile's Zong to invest $200 million in Pakistan during 2017

PAR Feb 7, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: China Mobile Pakistan (ZONG) plans to invest additional $200 million in 2017, the company said on Monday, ramping up competition among tele...

Investment seminar in Punjab to showcase CPEC projects

PAR Feb 7, 2017 0

Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif presided over a meeting to review arrangements for the second international seminar pertaining to investment oppo...

President Manmoon assures CPEC's benefit to Governor Sindh

PAR Feb 7, 2017 0

The newly-appointed governor of Pakistan's Sindh province met President Mamnoon Hussain where the two discussed benefits of China Pakistan Economic...

UK company to invest in KP cement plant

PAR Feb 7, 2017 0

UK company, Asian Precious Minerals (APML), will build a new cement plant in Pakistan with an investment of US$400 million, foreign media reports. Th...

Bahrain Foreign Minister shows interest in CPEC

PAR Feb 7, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and the Cooperation Council of the Arab States of the Gulf (GCC) are close to initiating a bilateral strategic dialogue. This w...

CPEC to change Pakistan's fate: Punjab Governor

PAR Feb 7, 2017 0

Punjab Governor Malik Muhammad Rafique Rajwana has said China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) will change the fate of Pakistani people. He stated t...

Quetta's Mass Transit part of CPEC, among other infrastructure projects

PAR Feb 7, 2017 0

Quetta Mass Transit Train Service and Gwadar Steel Mill of Balochistan have been included in the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, Balochistan Chief M...