Tag: development

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...

Fair marketing system vital for sustainable agriculture development’

PAR Mar 2, 2017 0

Speakers at a seminar on Wednesday said that transparent and fair marketing system based on justices, of the agricultural goods and livestock was esse...

Seminar planned for discussing Chitral's role in CPEC

PAR Feb 20, 2017 0

CHITRAL: MNA Shahzada Iftikharuddin has said that Chitral district has a great potential for hydropower generation which would be exploited to its opt...

200 MW wind power projects of CPEC to be completed this year

PAR Feb 17, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Three wind power projects under China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) with installed capacity of 200 Mega Watt would start their commerci...

Rs 231 billion sought for water & power sector in budget

PAR Feb 16, 2017 0

Ministry of Water and Power has requested Ministry of Planning, Development and Reforms to allocate Rs 231 billion for water and power sector in the f...

41 Special Economic Zones to strengthen CPEC, industrialize Pakistan

PAR Feb 15, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: The Board of Investment has identified 41 sites for establishing special economic zones (SEZs) to boost the China-Pakistan Economic Corrido...

CPEC to play leading role in development of country: Siraj

PAR Feb 7, 2017 0

Amir Jamat-i-Islami Siraj ul Haq says the China Pakistan Economic Corridor will play a leading role in the development of the country. Addressing a...

CNG sector should deposit GIDC into exchequer: Khaqan

PAR Feb 1, 2017 0

Federal Minister for Petroleum and Natural Resources Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has said that the government has no power to waive any tax and the CNG secto...

Vibrant security measures for CPEC

PAR Feb 1, 2017 0

In order to fully utilise the maritime advantages, it is essential that an effective policy focusing on the security of the sea lanes in both the dome...

Islamabad urged to end Punjab's 'water excesses'

PAR Jan 28, 2017 0

Legislators in the Sindh Assembly on Friday demanded of Islamabad to end water excesses by Punjab, saying that the upper riparian province had been ho...

USAID delegation calls on minister

PAR Jan 27, 2017 0

Punjab Agriculture Minister Naeem Akhtar Bhabha has called upon the representatives of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID)...

Bosan acknowledges contribution of USAID

PAR Jan 27, 2017 0

Federal Minister for National Food Security and Research (NFS&R) Sikandar Hayat Khan Bosan has acknowledged the role and contribution of USAID for...