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July 17, 2018 12:00 AM Malaysia sets sights on CPEC

KARACHI: Malaysia sees China-Pakistan Economic Corridor as a big opportunity for South Asia region, especially for Pakistan and can partner with Pakistan in potential projects in various sectors, if invited, an envoy said on Monday. “… Malaysia wants to increase bilateral trade with Pakistan, which was currently standing at around $1.34 billion and was in favour

July 11, 2018 12:39 PM China rejects Pakistan’s debt risk affects CPEC

BEIJING: China has rejected the reports that Pakistan’s foreign exchanges reserves are in short and would affect China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, which is the flagship project of Belt and Road Initiative proposed by Chinese President Xi Jinping in 2013. Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying said on Wednesday, The Western media reports that Pakistan's 7

July 9, 2018 12:00 AM Pakistan fully committed to CPEC: Dr Shamshad

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Finance and Planning & Development Dr Shamshad Akhtar has said that Pakistan is fully committed to China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) that is key to the future of Pakistan’s development and prosperity, says a press release. "Pakistan is fully committed to China Pakistan Economic Corridor. There is complete consensus among 2

July 8, 2018 12:00 AM Lower Dir PML-N activists to initiate ‘jail bharo’ movement if Nawaz arrested

The protesters also burnt tyres and blocked Dir-Peshawar highway for a while. Wearing black armbands and carrying party flags, the charged PML-N workers chanted slogans against the court verdict. Speaking on the occasion, PML-N Lower Dir general secretary and candidate for NA-6 Dir-I Javed Akhtar advocate, PK-15 candidate Sayed Inayatur Rahman, PK-17 candidate

July 8, 2018 12:00 AM Placing Pakistan on grey list not to affect economy: Pak envoy

WASHINGTON: Pakistan Ambassador to US Ali Jahangir Siddiqui has said inclusion of Pakistan in grey list will make no difference for national economy hoping Pakistan will come out of grey list within 15 months. Placement of Pakistan in grey list of Paris based Financial Action Task Force (FATF) will make no difference on national economy. It is expected

July 1, 2018 12:00 AM China wants India to make peace with Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: China wants to help ease the long-standing conflict between India and Pakistan. And it has a plan for it. Last June, Beijing paved the way for the two countries to join the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO), a Eurasian political, economic and security organisation founded by China, Russia, and a number of other Central Asian counties 1

June 30, 2018 12:00 AM ‘Prosperous Pakistan’ bus campaign launched in London

LONDON: A private investment group has launched “prosperous Pakistan” campaign on London’s iconic red double decker buses to project Pakistan’s position as an important and emerging player in the world economy. The CPIC, a privately held investment company which focuses on real estate investment opportunities within the $62 billion China Pakistan Economic 1

June 22, 2018 12:00 AM 15 member NDU team calls on acting president

ISLAMABAD: A 15 member delegation of the National Security Workshop of National Defence University (NDU) led by Senator Mian Muhammad Ateeq Shaikh and Senator Ghous Muhammad Khan Niazi on Thursday called on acting President Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani at the Aiwan-e-Sadr, Islamabad. During the meeting, current political and economic situation of the country

June 19, 2018 12:00 AM Pakistan has capacity to overcome monetary crisis: experts

BEIJING: Building sound economic fundamentals is the best way to allay a currency crisis in Pakistan, Economic experts said here on Monday. Global Times quoting some Chinese experts said Pakistan economy has potential to overcome its monetary crisis. Pakistan's central bank recently devalued the Pakistani rupee for the third time in six months, stoking 2

June 9, 2018 12:00 AM Railways minister orders special discount for senior citizens on Eid

Islamabad: Caretaker Minister for Railways Roshan Khurshhed Bharaucha on Friday directed the ministry officials to announce special discounts for senior citizens on the occasion of Eid. During a briefing about the railway operations in the entire country by DG Planning Mazhar Ali Shah, she was apprised about organisational structure of Pakistan Railways 2