Tag: GDP

CPEC changes Pakistan's global image: Sartaj Aziz

PAR Oct 17, 2017 0

Islamabad: Deputy Chairman Planning Commission Sartaj Aziz, Monday, said that investment of 46 billion USD under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor...

CPEC to uplift the tourism industry: Barjees

PAR Oct 3, 2017 0

Islamabad: Federal Minister for Kashmir Affairs and Gilgit-Baltistan Muhammad Barjees Tahir Monday said China Pakistan Economic Corridor would help bo...

Pakistan’s Textile Industry Is on the Verge of Closure: APTMA

PAR Sep 14, 2017 0

All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) said that country has already entered in an era of de-industrialisation where industries are closing. A...

CPEC to trigger growth in third world: ISCT

PAR Sep 8, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD - Islamabad Chamber of Small Traders (ICST) on Monday said CPEC is an important step towards new global economic order which will trigger gr...

CPEC to trigger growth in the third world

PAR Sep 5, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Islamabad Chamber of Small Traders (ICST) on Monday said the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is an important step towards new globa...

CPEC: Speakers urge Pakistanis to remove the language barrier

PAR Aug 11, 2017 0

PESHAWAR: Speakers at a conference here on Thursday termed China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project as one of the biggest foreign investments i...

CPEC: Pakistan's GDP to increase by 15%

PAR Aug 11, 2017 0

PESHAWAR: An economist told a conference on Thursday that Pakistan’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) would go up by 15 percent after the China-Pakistan E...

CPEC: Chemical Industry to form joint ventures with Chinese Counterparts

PAR Aug 11, 2017 0

LAHORE: The Pakistan Chemical Manufacturers Association (PCMA) has called for forming joint ventures with China to make the local chemical sector a se...

Investment to grow by 17 pc in the current year

PAR Aug 2, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: In order to achieve sustained and inclusive growth, the government has targeted the investment to grow at the rate of 17.2 percent of Gross...

Consensus among stakeholders necessary for timely completion of CPEC

PAR Jul 25, 2017 0

Islamabad: The Islamabad Chamber of Small Traders has emphasised the need for building consensus among stakeholders to ensure timely completion of the...

Current account deficit widens 148pc to $12.098bln in FY17

PAR Jul 20, 2017 0

KARACHI: The country’s current account deficit hit 4 percent of GDP for the last fiscal year, surpassing the annual targets of the government, State B...

Economist predicts China's growth may hit 6.9% next year

PAR Jul 4, 2017 0

China's economic growth remains solid and is expected to reach 6.7 percent this year and 6.9 percent in 2018, a former central bank advisor said on We...

Agricultural zones along CPEC route can fetch $15b annually: Experts

PAR Jun 24, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: The Federation of Pakistan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) on Sunday said that agricultural zones along China Pakistan Economic Co...

IMF accredits CPEC for Pakistan's favorable outlook

PAR Jun 23, 2017 0

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) said the outlook for Pakistan's economy was “favourable”, citing Chinese infrastructure investments among reason...

CPEC can help revolutionize Pakistan's SME sector

PAR Jun 21, 2017 0

KARACHI: The Federation of Pakistan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) on Thursday said the government must develop an effective strategy to att...