Tag: electricity

Pakistan refuses to allow free use of yuan for CPEC projects

PAR Nov 22, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has refused to allow free use of the Chinese yuan on the lines of the US dollar in the country as officials from the two nations m...

CPEC a game changer for the region: Khattak

PAR Nov 21, 2017 0

Peshawar: Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khattak Monday said the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) was a great project for the region,...

6000 MW to be produced from 14 power plants in Thar

PAR Nov 14, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: The Senate Standing Committee on Planning, Development and Reforms was informed here on Monday that by 2025, as many as 14 power plants bas...

PM’s package: government releases Rs 14 billion for phase-I

PAR Nov 6, 2017 0

The government has released Rs 14 billion for the implementation of phase-I of the Prime Minister's Export Incentives Package against the exporters' c...

5 energy projects completed under CPEC

PAR Nov 1, 2017 0

Five energy projects with an installed capacity of 2,520 megawatt of electricity have so far been completed under China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CP...

LCCI for equal opportunities for local and Chinese companies

PAR Oct 10, 2017 0

LAHORE - Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) on Sunday called for encouraging local manufacturers in China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC...

CPEC: Water desalination plant to be set up in Gwadar

PAR Oct 3, 2017 0

BEIJING: Federal Interior Minister, Ahsan Iqbal has said that a water desalination plant would be constructed to provide five million gallons of water...

CPEC: Investors laud Shahbaz's performance

PAR Sep 28, 2017 0

LAHORE: A high-level delegation of China Railway Construction Corporation International called on Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Wednesday....

CPEC to promote land and sea network for accelerating economic activities: President Mamnoon

PAR Sep 26, 2017 0

Mamnoon Hussain says CPEC will help promote land and sea network for accelerating economic activities. President Mamnoon Hussain has said that the br...

CPEC: Karot Hydropower project to benefit Pakistan

PAR Sep 21, 2017 0

China is racing to complete the Karot Hydropower Project in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (POK) ahead of schedule, Bloomberg News reported recently. China...

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...