Tag: economic growth

CPEC to make sustainable impact on Pakistan's investment climate

PAR Jun 21, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Islamabad Chamber of Small Traders (ICST) Thursday said investment climate has been improved slightly while the China Pakistan Economic Cor...

CPEC offering indirect economic turnaround for Pakistan: Experts

PAR May 23, 2017 0

Islamabad: The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) would be a ‘game changer’ for the economy of Pakistan not because of the volume of investment i...

CPEC priority projects to produce 11,000MW by 2018

PAR Apr 26, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD:In order to address a major bottleneck to sustainable economic growth, Pakistan and China have retained electricity generation capacity at 1...

OICCI submits taxation proposals for Punjab budget

PAR Apr 18, 2017 0

The Overseas Investors Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OICCI) submitted comprehensive "Taxation Proposals" for the upcoming 2017-18 Punjab budget re...

CPEC a journey towards economic regionalisation: Governor Punjab

PAR Apr 5, 2017 0

LAHORE: Punjab Governor Malik Rafiq Rajwana Tuesday said that China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CEPE) was not just a framework of regional connectivit...

PM invites Bahrain to benefit from CPEC opportunities

PAR Mar 30, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is a corridor of energy, roads, motorways, pipelines, rail...

Prices fall modestly in thin trade

PAR Mar 17, 2017 0

After maintaining a stable trend for a long time, cotton prices fell modestly on Thursday in the process of thin trading activity, dealers said. The o...

Tepid tone on cotton market

PAR Mar 17, 2017 0

Barring some higher grades of leftover cottons, most of the remaining lint from the current crop (August 2016/July 2017) is of lower quality as we app...

CPEC will boost economic activity in Pakistan: Moody's

PAR Feb 25, 2017 0

KARACHI: Pakistani banks, with stable deposit-based funding structure, are poised to benefit during the current and next year from a spurt in loan gro...

Arif Habib Group to invest Rs25b in new cement plant

PAR Jan 20, 2017 0

Development work under CPEC leads to increased demand of cement in Pakistan. Arif Habib Group’s Power cement shares plan to set up a new plant to qu...

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...

Early Harvest Projects Under CPEC To Be Completed By 2017-18

PAR Jan 18, 2017 0

National Assembly Standing on Planning Development and Reforms here on Tuesday was informed that under China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), 12 ear...

Experts for promoting integrated long-term energy planning

PAR Jan 11, 2017 0

Energy experts in a policy roundtable have urged the government to promote integrated long-term planning in the energy sector and check gaps in the ma...

All Provinces To Get Equal Benefits From CPEC: Ahsan

PAR Jan 11, 2017 0

Federal Minister for Planning, Development and Reforms Ahsan Iqbal Saturday said the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) was a national project an...

PEW for steps aimed at saving textile industry

PAR Jan 9, 2017 0

The Pakistan Economy Watch (PEW) on Sunday said future of textile industry seems bleak therefore the government should take urgent steps to save it fr...