Tag: CPEC

Government sees end to routine power outages by year’s end

PAR Feb 14, 2017 0

Govt expects to end electricity shortages by the end of 2017, a senior government official said, in what would be a major electoral boost for Prime Mi...

China to fund new weather monitoring system, says PMD

PAR Feb 7, 2017 0

China will fund as much as $200 million for upgrading the latest weather equipment for Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) after its Rs19 billion...

CPNE team meets Sindh CM: provincial government should have rights to collect ST on goods: Murad

PAR Feb 6, 2017 0

Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said that the provincial governments were very close to consumers, therefore they should have the rights...

PIAF chief hails inclusion of Bhasha Dam in CPEC

PAR Jan 24, 2017 0

Chairman of Pakistan Industrial and Traders Associations Front (PIAF) Irfan Iqbal Sheikh has said that the country has achieved a total consensus amon...

CPEC to usher in era of progress, rapid development in region: CM

PAR Jan 21, 2017 0

Gilgit-Baltistan Chief Minister Hafiz Hafeez-ur-Rehman says construction of Roads projects under China Pakistan economic Corridor (CPEC) will usher in...

SCO To Lay Optical Fiber Network In AJK, GB Under CPEC

PAR Jan 21, 2017 0

Commanding Officer of the State-run Special Communications Organisation Mirpur Division, Lt Col Syed Ayaad Hussain Tuesday said that SCO has been assi...

Pakistan Stock Exchange, Chinese Consortium Sign Formal Equity Share Purchase Agreement

PAR Jan 21, 2017 0

Federal Finance Minister Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar Friday witnessed the signing of share purchase agreement of Pakistan Stock Exchange’s (PSX) equity...

CPEC will lead Balochistan to prosperity: Haideri

PAR Jan 20, 2017 0

Deputy Chairman Senate Maulana Abdul Ghafoor Haideri met with Chinese Ambassador and said that China-Pakistan Economic Corridor would open a new phase...

Nepal expresses desire for a CPEC replica with China

PAR Jan 20, 2017 0

The first edition of One Belt One Road Nepal Conference 2017 concluded with 8-point declaration here in Kathmandu on Thursday. One Belt One Road (OBO...

Government steps up to train labor for CPEC projects

PAR Jan 19, 2017 0

NAVTCC initiates trainings for youth in CPEC-specific trades, aims to raise skilled Pakistani labor for the development and operations of CPEC proje...

PM Nawaz discusses CPEC at the World Economic Forum

PAR Jan 19, 2017 0

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif describes the benefits of CPEC to Pakistan at the World Economic Forum, outlining the trickle down of prosperity in ever...

Gilgit-Baltistan's peace and tranquility attracts tourists and investments alike

PAR Jan 19, 2017 0

Due to its peace and tranquility, Gilgit-Baltistan attracted 1million tourists last year, and has become viable for multiple energy projects under C...

Encouraged by CPEC, KP government to conduct investment road-show in China

PAR Jan 18, 2017 0

China-Pakistan Economic Corridor finds increasing popularity in Pakistan’s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province as the Chief Minister directs working groups of...

Gwadar: Look and feel

PAR Jan 18, 2017 0

Gwadar is happening. Just how soon is the question, the answer to which is not the easiest to find. Anyone who has visited the serene beach town five...

FPCCI seeks incentives for horticulture exporters

PAR Jan 17, 2017 0

Chairman, Regional Standing Committee on Horticulture Exports, of Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FPCCI), Ahmad Jawad has...