Tag: PESHAWAR

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...

Three main railway lines to be upgraded as part of CPEC

PAR Mar 21, 2017 0

Islamabad - Pakistan Railways is undertaking various steps to upgrade three main railway tracks including Main Line (ML)-1, ML-2 and ML-3 under China-...

Torkham border: vegetable, fruit merchants demand reopening

PAR Mar 10, 2017 0

Traders and merchants, dealing with businesses of vegetable and fruits have said that a larger number of trucks and trailers loaded with perishable fo...

Khasadar seizes 25 kg hashish on Pak-Afghan border

PAR Feb 25, 2017 0

PESHAWAR: The Khasadar Force of Khyber agency seized 25 kg hashish of high quality on Pak-Afghan border at Jamrud Tehsil of Khyber agency on Friday....

FWO to set up mega cement plant in KP

PAR Feb 24, 2017 0

PESHAWAR: The Frontier Works Organization (FWO) seeking government approval to establish a mega cements plant in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) to cater the...

CPEC to benefit Pakistan's textile sector

PAR Feb 21, 2017 0

Minister for Commerce Engr. Khurram Dastgir said that efforts were being made to waive off sales tax and custom duty on import of coal. Addressing ind...

Peshawar Customs foils attempts to smuggle urea, narcotics from Pakistan

Faizan Haroon Feb 15, 2017 0

PESHAWAR: The custom officials foiled a bid to smuggle 300 bags of fertilizer loaded on trucks to Afghanistan and arrested two smugglers. According t...

Provincial governments of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Shaanxi join hands to preserve cultural heritage

PAR Feb 14, 2017 0

PESHAWAR: The governments of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and China’s Shaanxi province on Monday joined hands for sustainable bilateral development under the Ch...

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...

Quetta's Mass Transit part of CPEC, among other infrastructure projects

PAR Feb 7, 2017 0

Quetta Mass Transit Train Service and Gwadar Steel Mill of Balochistan have been included in the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, Balochistan Chief M...

Customs, FBR using latest technology to facilitate import-export process

Faizan Haroon Feb 2, 2017 0

PESHAWAR: Collector Modal Custom Collectorate (MCC) Qurban Ali said that Pakistan Customs and Federal Bureau of Revenue (FBR) is using digital technol...

CM Reviews Progress On Projects To Be Showcased In KP Sponsored Road-Show In Beijing

PAR Feb 2, 2017 0

PESHAWAR : Chief Minister KP Pervez Khattak Wednesday reviewed the progress on projects of different departments for showcasing in the upcoming Beijin...

Cold, dry weather likely in most parts of country

PAR Jan 31, 2017 0

Mainly cold and dry weather is expected in most parts of the country during the next twelve hours. However, isolated rain-thunderstorm with snowfall...

World Bank to Support Development of Tourism Sector

PAR Jan 31, 2017 0

The World Bank would be supporting Pakistan Tourism Development Corporation (PTDC) in developing the tourist facilities and resorts in the country by...

Pakistan sets its first Internet Exchange Points, aims to enhance connectivity through CPEC

PAR Jan 30, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: The inauguration of Pakistan’s long-delayed first Internet Exchange Point (IXP) at Islamabad by the IT minister on January 27, 2017, is a l...