Tag: electricity

CPEC projects to produce 17,000 MW of electricity: Sartaj Aziz

PAR Sep 13, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Sartaj Aziz said on Tuesday that the government’s decisive shift from costly thermal power generation t...

"China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) - Rhythm of Progress"

PAR Aug 30, 2017 0

KARACHI: Speakers at a seminar on the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) on Tuesday emphasised that Afghanistan and other neigh bouring countries...

Here’s How A One Window Solution Could Transform Pakistan’s Agriculture

par Aug 30, 2017 0

A single window can connect small holder farmers to obtain services at the click of a button – a concept, envisaged by numerous industry players, but...

CPEC: Pakistan keen to work with China for early implementation of projects

PAR Aug 23, 2017 0

Pakistan wants to work with China to ensure the earliest implementation of the Gwadar Port project, as it is "extremely important" for people of that...

Gwadar Port will be very competitive, Ambassador Khalid

PAR Aug 23, 2017 0

BEIJING: The development work is in progress on Gwadar Port and it will be fully functional in three to four years, said Pakistan Ambassador to China...

Development of Balochistan manifested in CPEC projects: Abbasi

PAR Aug 18, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Thursday said Balochistan being the largest province has been given highest priority by the present...

Timely completion of energy projects under CPEC ensured

PAR Aug 10, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD/BEIJING: Spokesman China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) on Wednesday said that all energy projects under CPEC would be completed by the g...

CPEC: 1% capital cost reduction in power tariffs

PAR Aug 5, 2017 0

KARACHI: In order to provide security to 19 China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) power projects, Pakistani electricity consumers will have to pay a...

Pakistani officials determined to complete CPEC projects

PAR Jul 22, 2017 0

Islamabad: Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua said that the message for detractors of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) was crystal clear as this...

First Unit of Haveli Bahadur Shah Power Plant to be inaugurated by Prime Minister

PAR Jul 11, 2017 0

The first unit of Haveli Bahadur Shah Power Plant in Jhang will be inaugurated on Friday. Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will inaugurate supply of 760 m...

First Pakistan-owned CPEC wind power project starts operations

PAR Jul 4, 2017 0

BEIJING: The first Pakistan-owned early-harvest wind power project constructed under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) framework has started...

Textile industry to observe ”black day” today

PAR Jun 20, 2017 0

Textile industry will observe black day Tuesday (today) across the country against, what it termed, the anti-industry and anti-export policies of the...

Government urged to address challenges hurting exports

PAR Jun 13, 2017 0

The Government has not addressed the challenges hurting the exports as no effective measures are proposed in budget 2017-18 for industrial progress, i...

Punjab CM hails CPEC progress at global seminar

PAR May 31, 2017 0

LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif boasted the speed at which projects under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor have progressed, saying th...

Upgraded infrastructure to boost investment, says ADB report

PAR Apr 11, 2017 0

Islamabad April 11: The upgrade of Pakistan’s infrastructure is expected to attract direct investment from abroad, including mature industries in Chin...