Tag: China

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...

Cotton prices firm on improved trade activity

PAR Mar 20, 2017 0

Firmness prevailed on the cotton market on Saturday as needy mills did purchasing of quality lint to replenish their stock, dealers said. The official...

Cotton prices up on rise in demand

PAR Mar 16, 2017 0

Rates picked up on the cotton market on Tuesday as some leading spinners showed interest in fresh deals, dealers said. The official spot rate was unch...

Pak-China industrial cooperation to boost local industry: Ahsan

PAR Mar 13, 2017 0

Minister for Planning, Development and Reforms Ahsan Iqbal has said that industrial cooperation between Pakistan and China would result in promotion o...

Textile package: It is too early to forecast full impact, FBR tells Senate body

PAR Mar 9, 2017 0

The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has observed that it is too early to forecast the full impact of textile package on exports as announced by Prime M...

China invested over $50bn in Belt & Road projects since 2013: NDRC

PAR Mar 8, 2017 0

China has invested over $50 billion in the countries along the Silk Road after it proposed the Belt and Road Initiative in 2013, a senior Chinese offi...

Prime Minister says CPEC to benefit billions across the world

PAR Mar 1, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD – Prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday reiterated that the multi-billion dollars China-Pakistan Economic Corridor was a game changer for t...

Government races to tap virgin coal fields to meet energy crunch

PAR Feb 28, 2017 0

A line of trucks weaves in and out of the open coal pit that has been dug in the Thar Desert. Below the massive hole lies one of the world's largest c...

KP-OGCL, Hong Kong firm sign MoU

PAR Feb 27, 2017 0

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Oil and Gas Company Ltd (KP-OGCL), an independent company owned by the KP government and Heritage Resources Ltd, a company incorpor...

Falling exports of textile products

PAR Feb 25, 2017 0

According to newspaper reports, the country’s textile and clothing exports has fallen by 1.30 percent to $1.064 billion in January this year despite t...

CPEC Cultural Caravan planned in Islamabad

PAR Feb 25, 2017 0

The Cultural Caravan will comprise sixteen experts in Film Making, Painting, Music. Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA) has planned a China-...

Firmness continues on cotton market

PAR Feb 24, 2017 0

Over the past several weeks, mostly a steady condition prevailed on the cotton market with proclivity of lint prices to tighten due to depleting stock...

Pakistan invites Chinese entrepreneurs to invest in textile sector

PAR Feb 22, 2017 0

Pakistan Ambassador to China, Masood Khalid Tuesday invited the Chinese companies to take advantage of investment-friendly policies of present governm...

Pakistan to export seafood to China via land route

PAR Feb 20, 2017 0

KARACHI: Pakistan will start the export of seafood to the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region using a land route that China will use to ship oil and natu...