Tag: Technology

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....

Rajwana inaugurates hydroponic greenhouse

PAR Feb 17, 2017 0

Punjab Governor Malik Muhammad Rafique Rajwana on Thursday said use of modern technology in agriculture would strengthen economy and improve lives of...

9th Pakistan Energy Forum on 23rd in Islamabad

PAR Feb 16, 2017 0

Ninth Pakistan Energy Forum 2017 would be held on February 23 in Islamabad. A SHAMROCK Conference International press release said that the theme of t...

Chinese companies sign MoUs with Rawalpindi Chamber of Commerce & Industry (RCCI)

PAR Feb 15, 2017 0

RAWALPINDI: The Rawlpindi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (RCCI) on Tuesday signed three Memorandums of Under­standing (MoU) with Chinese companies f...

ADB and DFID to support clean energy and transport policy in Pakistan

PAR Feb 8, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: With the mul­ti-billion-dollar China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) already under way, Pakistan has engaged the services of the Asian De...

CPEC is a mega economic project for Sindh and other provinces: Murad Ali Shah

PAR Jan 27, 2017 0

HYDERABAD: Sindh Chief Minister, Syed Murad Ali Shah, has termed the CPEC a mega economic development project of the country which would also be benef...

UNIDO's Cleantech to help face challenges of energy and environment

PAR Jan 23, 2017 0

The UNIDO has introduced the Global Cleantech Innovation Programme (GCIP) for Pakistan with the collaboration of Global Environment Facility (GEF) for...