Tag: development

China wants Pakistan to seize full CPEC benefits

Haris Rehman Nov 3, 2017 0

BEIJING (Nov.03): China wants Pakistan to take full benefit of the opportunities offered by the CPEC project. “China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC)...

PU scientists create genetically-modified cotton seed varieties

PAR Sep 8, 2017 0

Punjab University (PU) Vice Chancellor (VC) Professor Dr Zafar Moeen Nasir has announced that a team of PU scientists has invented three new high yiel...

Chinese investors meet Karachi mayor

PAR Jul 26, 2017 0

KARACHI: A delegation comprising investors from Chinese companies called on Karachi Mayor Wasim Akhtar at his office on Monday. They discussed the de...

Textile sector threatens to take to the street if demands not accepted

PAR Jun 6, 2017 0

Value-added textile sector has been forced to come on the road as the government has failed to fulfil its commitments and resolve the issues confronte...

An Industrial Zone is to be constructed in Shangla under CPEC

PAR May 2, 2017 0

SHANGLA: PML-N MNA Dr Ibadullah on Wednesday stated an industrial zone would be established in Shangla under CPEC. Addressing a public meeting in Alo...

OGDCL announces Rs 126.629 billion PAT

PAR Apr 22, 2017 0

The Board of Directors of Oil & Gas Development Company Limited (OGDCL) in its meeting held at OGDCL Head Office Islamabad announced the financial...

Suzhou Industrial Park - a model for economic zones in Pakistan

PAR Apr 11, 2017 0

SUZHOU April 11: The synchronisation of world’s second largest economy with Pakistan is a critical aspect for the success of the China-Pakistan Econom...

CPEC to bring industrial revolution in country: Ahsan Iqbal

PAR Apr 11, 2017 0

Islamabad, April 10: Federal Minister for Planning, Development and Reform Ahsan Iqbal said on Monday that the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC)...

Railway minister invites investments as ML-1 is upgraded under CPEC

PAR Apr 5, 2017 0

Lahore, 05 April:Federal Minister for Railways Khawaja Saad Rafique has invited national and international institutes to come forward and invest in th...

CM Punjab exchanges views with Chinese Economic Expert on Sino-Pak economic cooperation

PAR Apr 3, 2017 0

LAHORE: International economic expert from China’s Peking University and former World Bank senior vice president Prof Justin Yifu Lin called on Chief...

Agriculture shouldn’t be ignored in upcoming budget

PAR Apr 3, 2017 0

Federal and provincial governments should not ignore agricultural sector in the upcoming budget by allocating proper resources for its development, a...

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...

Pakistan gets big support from CPEC to overcome unemployment problem: Chinese Commerce Minister

PAR Mar 15, 2017 0

China’s Commerce Minister Zhong Shan has hoped that Pakistan and other countries along the One Belt One Road (OBOR) will get a big support in overcomi...

Business conference on CPEC to be held in August, 2017

PAR Mar 8, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: The government has decided to hold the annual conference on China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) in August this year where the business...

KP government urged to open milk and meat farms

PAR Mar 8, 2017 0

Livestock farmers have urged Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government to open milk and meat farms and facilitate local people because they were facing shortage o...