Tag: electricity

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...

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...

CPEC energy projects near completion, as Minister promises 'no load-shedding after Novermber'

PAR Apr 5, 2017 0

Islamabad, 05 April: The government yesterday gave fresh dateline of November 2017 for ending loadshedding in the country, amid the long hours of unan...

KP to sign MOU with Chinese company for 610 MW hydro power plants: Chief Minister

PAR Mar 30, 2017 0

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Pervez Khattak revealed on Wednesday that the provincial government would sign an MoU for two combined hydro power p...

Energy price disparity: APTMA warns of rapid deindustrialization in Punjab

PAR Mar 30, 2017 0

The All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) leadership has warned of rapid deindustrialization in Punjab due to the energy price disparity and...

ABAD, Jang Group construction sector expo for CPEC begins today

PAR Mar 24, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: A three-day expo about the construction sector will start at Pak-China Centre here from Friday (today) under the auspices of the Associatio...

System will be able to transport 30000 megawatts power by end-2018: NTDC

PAR Mar 22, 2017 0

The country's power transmission system will be able to transport 30,000 Megawatts (MW) of electricity by the end of the 2018. This was stated by the...

CPEC to help set up transmission lines in Pakistan

PAR Mar 21, 2017 0

China will help Pakistan to set up direct current high-voltage transmission lines along with the route of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). Ac...

Dairy products’ revenue falls to $1.04 million in three years

PAR Mar 17, 2017 0

The revenue earned through export of dairy products has fallen from $28.37 million to $1.04 million in last three years of the present government whil...

Bhikki plant to generate 385-MW power

PAR Feb 15, 2017 0

Pakistan is the first country in the region to utilize this record-setting technology at Bhikki Power Plant having capacity to generate 385MW to power...

Beijing to help Pakistan tackle water crisis for good

PAR Feb 13, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: In a major development, China has formally decided to wriggle Pakistan out of water crisis for good. To this effect, Beijing has sent two b...

5000 MW CPEC Early Harvest Projects to be completed next year

PAR Feb 9, 2017 0

Under China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), twelve early harvest energy generation projects including Sahiwal coal fired project, Port Qasim power...

Centre directed to file comments in petition on CPEC

PAR Feb 9, 2017 0

PESHAWAR: A Peshawar High Court bench on Wednesday directed the federal government to positively file comments till March 2 in a writ petition filed b...

Early Harvest Energy Projects Under CPEC To Be Completed Next Year

PAR Feb 9, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Under China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), 12 early harvest energy generation projects including Sahiwal coal fired project, Port Qasim...

PM asked to resolve issue of high cost of business

PAR Feb 6, 2017 0

The All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) on Saturday appealed to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to solve the issue of high cost of doing busine...