Both Iran, Pakistan stand to benefit from One Belt, One Road

Beijing : During Chinese President Xi Jinping‘s recent visit to the Iranian capital of Tehran in January, the two countries agreed to cooperate in a number of areas including energy, transportation, railways and ports. The new development raised some concern in the Pakistani media that the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) could face some competition from […]

CPEC to bring economic development in Country: Baloch

Islamabad: Federal Minister for States and Frontier Regions (SAFRON) Lt. General (Retd) Abdul Qadir Baloch has said the security arrangements have been finalized regarding China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) as it will bring socio-economic development in the country. Talking to Pakistan Television (PTV), he said CPEC would be completed at any cast as the speedy […]

Govt Released Rs 1.34 billion to Execute IT and Telecom Projects

By Asma Bloach Islamabad: Under the Public Sector Development Programme (PSDP), the government has so far released Rs 1.342 billion for various ongoing projects of the Ministry of Information Technology and Telecommunication this year. According to the data revealed, China has released Rs 1.15 billion for formation of cross-border Optical Fibre Cable (OFC) system between China and […]

CPEC western route work progressing in full swing

Islamabad: Work on the western route of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is progressing in full swing. Gwadar-Surab Section will be completed by December 2016 while ground-breaking of D. I. Khan Section will take place in month of March this year and will be completed by July 2018. Western route is very much part of […]