Tag: Technology

CPEC: Chinese firms urged to buy local steel, not import it from China

PAR Oct 4, 2017 0

President of Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum (PBIF) Mian Zahid Hussain has said that the Chinese firms involved in the CPEC projects shou...

Revolutionary Technology Can Convert Deserts Into Fertile Agricultural Land

PAR Sep 19, 2017 0

The United Nations Convention aims to put a stop to the growing desertification across the world. In its road map to combat desertification, it has ma...

Fuel shortage prompts flight cancellations at Auckland Airport

PAR Sep 18, 2017 0

Federal Minister for Commerce and Textile Pervaiz Malik on Saturday said that Pakistani products could not get proper market share due to high input c...

CPEC important for the region: Ahsan Iqbal

PAR Aug 11, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal has emphasized the need to equip civil armed forces with latest technology and training. Presiding over a mee...

Chinese nominee for key UNESCO office welcomed

PAR Aug 10, 2017 0

Islamabad: Qian Tang, assistant director general of the UNESCO, and Chinese candidate for the position of the next Director General of UNESCO, called...

PBIF for uniform policy to promote textile, non-textile exports

PAR Jul 11, 2017 0

President of Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum (PBIF) Mian Zahid Hussain has proposed that there must be one policy to promote textile and...

First round of CPEC projects to be completed by 2018

PAR Jun 6, 2017 0

BEIJING: China reaffirmed that most of the early harvest energy projects being built under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) framework would...

Electric cars icing on the CPEC cake

PAR Apr 10, 2017 0

DOHA, April 09: The scepticism about likely market share of electric-hybrid or electric-electric hybrid cars is set to take a hit, as a top Chinese br...

PM approves national single window to boost trade

PAR Mar 31, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has approved the establishment of a national single window (NSW) for managing Pakistan’s external trade, a seni...

CPEC to connect Pakistan, region to world: Mamnoon

PAR Mar 30, 2017 0

Islamabad:President Mamnoon Hussain said on Wednesday that Pakistan and the region will connect to the world in a new way through ground, sea and air...

NA panel asks government to cut mark-up on agriculture loans

PAR Mar 16, 2017 0

While deploring high mark-up on agriculture loans, National Assembly's Standing Committee on Finance, has approved a resolution unanimously requesting...

All ‘Basmati’ researchers must focus on developing varieties

PAR Mar 16, 2017 0

The recently constituted Research & Development (R&D) Board of Rice has recommended that all future 'Basmati' research should be focused on de...

CPEC Tower to be built in Islamabad

PAR Mar 7, 2017 0

The government has decided to construct China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) Tower in the federal capital, Islamabad, to attract more investment in...

Government races to tap virgin coal fields to meet energy crunch

PAR Feb 28, 2017 0

A line of trucks weaves in and out of the open coal pit that has been dug in the Thar Desert. Below the massive hole lies one of the world's largest c...

Chinese industrial association proposes sister economic zone in Sindh

PAR Feb 20, 2017 0

KARACHI: A 20-member delegation of Chinese companies on a visit to Pakistan looked into the opportunities to develop a sister economic zone in Sindh....