Tag: GDP

CPEC Power Projects To Increase GDP By 2%

PAR Dec 27, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: The enhanced power generation capacity, resulting from China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) projects, is expected to add two percentage...

CPEC's long-term plan to be made public on Dec 18th

PAR Dec 13, 2017 0

Karachi (Dec 13): After a series of allegations and worldwide protests by Pakistanis against the China-Pakistan-Economic-Corridor (CPEC), Interior Min...

Agriculture sector projects part of CPEC LTP: Sartaj Aziz

PAR Dec 7, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD :Deputy Chairman Planning Commission Sartaj Aziz Wednesday said keeping in view the importance of agriculture in the national economy, food...

CPEC will transform Pakistan into regional economic hub: Naval Chief

PAR Dec 6, 2017 0

KARACHI: The launching ceremony of 600 Tons Maritime Patrol Vessel being built for Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA), was held at Karachi Shipy...

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...