Tag: KARACHI

Thar Coal Power Plant to attract more Chinese Investment

PAR Aug 11, 2017 0

KARACHI: Pakistan is set to attract more Chinese investment for setting up another Thar coal-fired power plant as the country seeks to aggressively ut...

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...

CPEC to be studied in depth

PAR Aug 2, 2017 0

KARACHI - President of Mohammad Ali Jinnah University (MAJU) Karachi, Prof Dr Zubair Shaikh, has asked the teachers and students involved in research...

CPEC is very promising for Pakistan's progress: Admiral Zakaullah

PAR Jul 31, 2017 0

KARACHI - Commissioning and Induction Ceremony of Fast Attack Craft (Missile) PNS HIMMAT built at Karachi Shipyard & Engineering Works Limited (KS...

Switzerland looks for business opportunities in CPEC

PAR Jul 28, 2017 0

KARACHI: The Swiss Business Council (SBC) Pakistan, in collaboration with the Swiss Embassy and Consulate General and its business associates in Switz...

Call for update on Project ML-1 for DSEZ

PAR Jul 27, 2017 0

KARACHI: Chairperson Sindh Board of Investment (SBI), Ms. Naheed Memon has called upon the consultants of the consortium working on Dhabeeji Special E...

Chairman PNSC interested in logistical progress at Gwadar Port

PAR Jul 27, 2017 0

Karachi:Arif Elahi, Chairman PNSC inaugurated Corporate Head Office of Dynamic World Wide Logistics Group, Alongwith Brig, Rashid Siddiqi & Heads...

International Chinese Language Teachers Training Programme 2017

PAR Jul 25, 2017 0

KARACHI:  Forty Pakistani teachers have left for Beijing to participate in the 2017 International Chinese Language Teachers Training Programme. Their...

Gwadar Port: 40-year lease awarded to COPHC

PAR Jul 24, 2017 0

Karachi: China Overseas Port Holding Company (COPHC) has been awarded a 40 year lease for the development of Gwadar Port and Gwadar Free Zone under th...

CPEC an opportunity for development & progress in the region: FPCCI

PAR Jul 22, 2017 0

KARACHI: FPCCI Vice President, Saqib Fayyaz Magoon re-assures full support, on behalf of Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry, to...

US investors invited to explore opportunities in Pak

PAR Jul 22, 2017 0

KARACHI: Aizaz Chaudhry, Pakistan’s Ambassador to US, invited American businessmen/entrepreneurs for exploring countless investment opportunities in P...

46 SEZs to be set up along the Corridor

PAR Jul 21, 2017 0

KARACHI: In a recent chain of events, the Board of Investment (BoI) announced that the government was planning to establish 46 Special Economic Zones...

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...

Modalities for up-gradation of railway tracks finalized

PAR Jul 18, 2017 0

LAHORE: Pakistan Railways and Chinese officials Wednesday finalised the modalities for upgrading railway track from Peshawar till Karachi (ML-1). Acc...

CM Sindh directs to provide special security for Chinese working on CPEC projects

PAR Jul 17, 2017 0

Karachi: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has directed police department to provide adequate security to the Chinese working on CPEC related p...