System will be able to transport 30000 megawatts power by end-2018: NTDC

PAR Mar 22, 2017 0

The country's power transmission system will be able to transport 30,000 Megawatts (MW) of electricity by the end of the 2018. This was stated by the...

Pakistan's Naval Chief emphasizes the need to invest in shipping industry

PAR Mar 21, 2017 0

KARACHI- Pakistan Fleet Commander Vice-Admiral Arifullah Husaini said that there is a need for investment in the shipping industry and paying attentio...

CPEC to help set up transmission lines in Pakistan

PAR Mar 21, 2017 0

China will help Pakistan to set up direct current high-voltage transmission lines along with the route of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). Ac...

Three main railway lines to be upgraded as part of CPEC

PAR Mar 21, 2017 0

Islamabad - Pakistan Railways is undertaking various steps to upgrade three main railway tracks including Main Line (ML)-1, ML-2 and ML-3 under China-...

Eliminating terror key to CPEC success: President Mamnoon Hussain

PAR Mar 21, 2017 0

Eliminating terrorism is key to benefitting from projects such as the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). This was stated by President Mamnoon H...

Groundbreaking of 1,320MW power plant in Hub today

PAR Mar 21, 2017 0

Karachi: The groundbreaking of 1,320 MW coal fired power plant in Hub, Balochistan will take place today (Tuesday). The project is being constructed b...

StanChart excited to participate in CPEC turnaround: Group Head Bill Winters

PAR Mar 18, 2017 0

With Pakistan’s economy looking poised to hit the annual growth rate of seven per cent, Standard Chartered Bank (SCB) is keen to expand its footprint...

Pakistan Army Chief meets Chinese Vice Premier in Beijing: China, Pakistan vow to advance CPEC

PAR Mar 18, 2017 0

China and Pakistan on Thursday agreed to advance the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project. The pledge occurred during a meeting between Ch...

Chinese Foreign Ministry officials laud economic progress

PAR Mar 18, 2017 0

A seven-member delegation of Chinese Foreign Ministry visited Punjab Civil Secretariat here on Thursday. Punjab Chief Secretary Capt (r) Zahid Saeed r...

GE Equips New 1,320 MW CPHGC Power Plant to Help Pakistan Meet Growing Energy Needs

PAR Mar 18, 2017 0

GE is supplying Northwest Electric Power Design Institute Co. Ltd. (NWEPDI) and Tianjin Electric Power Construction Company (TEPC) with two units each...

Chinese company to invest 10% equity for shareholding stake in Thar coal power project

PAR Mar 16, 2017 0

The Hub Power Company Limited has offered significant shareholding in its Thar coal-fired power project to Fauji Fertilizer Company and China Machiner...

Pakistan received requests from 52 countries for joining CPEC: PM

PAR Mar 16, 2017 0

GWADAR: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday said that 52 countries want to be part of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), adding that Rs...

2nd International CPEC Business & Research Conference 2017 held in Karachi

PAR Mar 16, 2017 0

President Mam­noon Hussain has said that the China-Pakistan Economic Corri­dor is a historic project, which will not only bring different regions clos...

Pakistan can increase food exports through CPEC

PAR Mar 15, 2017 0

Pakistan can boost its food exports to ECO countries as it now leads this 10-nation economic bloc for the next five years and as the China Pakistan Ec...

Gilgit Baltistan can earn billions with almond exports through CPEC

PAR Mar 15, 2017 0

The main strength of the economy of Gilgit Baltistan (GB) depends largely on dry fruits and agriculture and is famous for its almond, apricot, cherry...