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April 14, 2018 12:00 AM China helps modernise Pak infrastructure network

BEIJING: China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is intended to modernise Pakistan's infrastructure and support its economy. The project is fast reaching fruition, as it brings economic benefits to the whole country, says a report published in the Global Times on Friday. On the controversial topic of Beijing's strategic intent toward the CPEC, a flagship

April 14, 2018 12:00 AM FPCCI gets amenity plot in Gwadar

KARACHI: Balochistan government has announced to allot amenity plot, measuring one acre to the Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) for establishment of its liaison office in Gwadar, a statement said on Friday. The FPCCI has welcomed the announcement made by Hussain Islam, provincial minister on behalf of Balochistan Chief 2

April 14, 2018 12:00 AM Quetta-Kandahar railway service under consideration: Ahsan

BEIJING: Minister for Planning, Development and Reforms Ahsan Iqbal said on Thursday that Pakistan and Afghanistan are planning to start a railway service from Quetta to Kandahar with the cooperation of China, Geo news reported. “A plan to start fast train with a speed from 250km to 350km from Peshawar to Karachi via Lahore is in the near future,” he said in an exclusive 2

April 10, 2018 12:00 AM Pakistan to maintain 6pc growth rate: PM

BEIJING: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, while speaking at Boao Forum in China on Monday, said that Pakistan will maintain 6 percent growth rate this year. PM Abbasi said that China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is the most visible part of One Belt and One Road Initiative and would give benefit to both countries. "Pakistan's adoption of yuan as the reserve 1

March 30, 2018 12:00 AM CDWP approves Rs50.5bln worth of projects

ISLAMABAD: The Planning Commission’s Central Development Working Party (CDWP) on Thursday approved 33 projects worth Rs50.5 billion out of which two projects worth Rs22.5 billion were referred to Executive Committee of National Economic Council (Ecnec) for further approvals. Deputy Chairman Planning Commission Sartaj Aziz headed the CDWP meeting. Secretary 8

March 29, 2018 12:00 AM Naval chief visits Gwadar installations

ISLAMABAD: Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi visited Naval Installations at Gwadar to review the operational readiness of naval units and progress of ongoing PN projects. Upon arrival at Gwadar Airport, the chief of the naval staff was received by Commander Coast Rear Admiral Moazzam lIyas. Later, Commander West, Commodore Rahat Ahmed 5

March 28, 2018 3:56 PM CNS Admiral Zafar Abbasi visits naval installations at Gwadar

Karachi: Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi visited Naval Installations at Gwadar to review the operational readiness of Naval Units and progress of ongoing PN projects. Upon arrival at Gwadar Airport, Chief of the Naval Staff was received by Commander Coast Rear Admiral Moazzam lIyas. Later, Commander West, Commodore Rahat Ahmed Awan gave a detailed 5

March 26, 2018 1:33 PM Traces of Nimrod found in Pakistan’s Gwadar?

GWADAR: The locals, as part of their illusionary beliefs, claimed to have found traces of Nimrod here in Pakistan in the face of an ancient gate named ‘Sutak Deen Dar’ some 150 kilometres from Gwadar city. The dilapidated, burned-down gate was built around 3500 BC and used to link the Makran Coast with Mesopotamia, a BBC Urdu report quoted a local and experts 3

March 14, 2018 12:00 AM DFA Quetta cruise into PPL Football semis

KARACHI: DFA Quetta defeated Quetta City with a 2-0 score-line to confirm their place in the semi-finals of PPL Balochistan Football Cup 2018 at Sadiq Shaheed Football Stadium (Malibagh) in Quetta. Experienced DFA Quetta kept up the pressure on the young Quetta City team from the beginning. Quetta DFA’s Isteglal scored the first goal in the 30th minute 14

March 13, 2018 12:00 AM Gwadar knock out Chaman City in first quarter-final

KARACHI: Gwadar ensured their slot in the semi-finals of PPL Balochistan Football Cup as they defeated strong Chaman City by 1-0 in a thrilling first quarter-final at Sadiq Shaheed Football Stadium (Malibagh) in Quetta on Monday. The decisive goal was scored by Sohaib during the second half after a series of attacks made by them. In the last two matches 16