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January 15, 2019 5:46 PM Pakistan culture week to be celebrated in Chengdu in September

BEIJING: Pakistan and China are iron brothers and China-Pakistan Economic Corridor is a flagship project of the BRI. In order to deepen Pakistan and Sichuan’s ties and befittingly celebrate the Pakistan-China ties, Chengdu Chamber of Commerce for Commercial Services (CCCCS) will organize a Pakistan Cultural Week in Chengdu”, stated by President of CCCCS 28

January 14, 2019 12:14 PM Sharif family woman takes a shot at PTI

After Maryam Nawaz another Sharif Family woman appears to be readying to enter the world of politics. Zainab Suleman, daughter-in-law of Shahbaz Sharif, has started commenting on political issues on social media in tweets targeting rival Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf. Quoting from a newspaper column she taunted: “Fiaz ul Hassan Chauhan will face off Miftah 31

January 12, 2019 12:00 AM China weighs diversifying agro imports from Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan Yao Jing on Friday said his country was seriously considering enhancing import of potato, cherry, wheat, besides increasing investments in other sectors of economy to strengthen business ties between the two countries. “Chinese government would also formally invite Pakistani experts to monitor the hybrid rice seed expertise 16

January 11, 2019 12:39 PM India aided terrorist attack on Chinese Consulate in Karachi: police

KARACHI: The attack on Chinese Consulate in Karachi was 'planned in Afghanistan and carried out with the help of Indian intel agency', City Police Chief Dr Amir Shaikh said Friday. Briefing media on the investigations made in the attack that took place on Nov 23, Shaikh said that five terrorists involved in the attack on the foreign mission have been arrested 17

January 2, 2019 12:00 AM CPEC: payments to landowners in Mansehra to begin soon

MANSEHRA: The district administration on Tuesday started payments of land acquired for China-Pakistan Economic Corridors (CPEC) initiatives in Shinkiari and adjoining areas. “We have started payments to landowners in various Patwar circles in the district,” Yasir Khan, the additional deputy commissioner, told reporters. He said that landowners in 18 Patwar 7

January 2, 2019 12:00 AM Murad says those seeking resignation have no wisdom

KARACHI: The Sindh Chief Minister, Syed Murad Ali Shah, has said those seeking his resignation know nothing about the ground realities and have no wisdom. Talking to the media on Tuesday, he said the “PPP has 99 seats out of 168 in the Sindh Assembly and is in a very comfortably majority,” he said. The CM advised the PTI government to first secure its position 9

January 2, 2019 12:00 AM China to lend Pakistan $2 billion

ISLAMABAD: China has agreed to lend at least $2 billion to Pakistan for helping it boost its dwindling foreign exchange and tanking currency, the Financial Times reported. The report, quoting two senior Pakistan government officials, said the loan is aimed at helping with a weakening fiscal position and high debts. “China’s promise to Pakistan is an indication 8

December 31, 2018 12:54 PM Latest progress on CPEC: 11 development projects completed

ISLAMABAD: The Chinese Embassy has issued the latest progress report on the projects being executed under the multi-billion dollars China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). According to the report, 11 projects have so far been completed while as many projects are under construction, around 18.9 billion dollars have so far been invested in these projects 11

December 31, 2018 9:27 AM 11 CPEC projects completed, 11 more 'under construction': report

Eleven development projects of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) have been completed so far while 11 others are "under construction", Radio Pakistan reported on Monday. Based on the latest progress report on CPEC issued by the Embassy of China in Pakistan on Saturday, around $18.9 billion have been invested in the 22 projects. Twenty more projects 11

December 28, 2018 12:00 AM Hubco plans rise in coal project’s stake

KARACHI: Hub Power Company Limited (Hubco) is mulling to almost double its stake in an estimated two billion dollars of imported coal-run power project, touted as the biggest one in the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) initiative. “Hubco now intends to increase its shareholding in China Power Hub Power Generation Company (Pvt) Limited (CPHGC) 22