Challenges, threats to CPEC: Army chief set to leave for China

hief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif is set to leave for a crucial visit to China where he will be holding important meetings with Chinese political and military leadership on bilateral matters. An informed source told Pakistan Today that besides military to military relations, the army chief would be discussing the implementation of […]

Economic Long March From August 11 To Mark Two-Year Of Vision2025

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Planning, Development and Reforms, Ahsan Iqbal on Monday announced to launch an economic long march on August 11 on completion of the second year of the government’s Vision 2025 programme. “We will not only present scorecard of our achievements during the last two years but also explain our targets for next […]

Remitances By Overseas Pakistanis To Rise Upto 10PC

ISLAMABAD: Overall remittances sent by Pakistanis residing in KSA and UAE are expected to be risen further by 10 per cent in FY 2016-17. According to Khaleej Times report, Overseas Pakistanis workers topped particularly by those working in the UAE and Saudi Arabia, had set a historic record of sending home $19.9 billion remittances in […]

Vice Chiff Of Naval Staff Lauds China’s Coorporation In Strenghting PMSA

Vice Chief of Naval Staff Vice Admiral Khan Hasham Bin Saddique has lauded China’s cooperation in strengthening Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA) to provide security to Gwadar Port. He expressed these views while speaking at launching ceremony of second Maritime Patrol Ship “BASOL” for PMSA at Chinese city of Liuzhou. Vice Admiral Hasham said this […]

Three-day Envoys’ Conference begins in Islamabad

The Adviser to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz was presiding over the Conference in which envoys of Pakistan accredited to various capitals and multilateral institutions were participating. The envoys included Jalil Abbas Jilani (Washington DC), Masood Khalid (Beijing), Abdul Basit (New Delhi), Maleeha Lodhi (UN New York), Ayesha Riyaz (Vienna), Naghmana Hashmi […]

First Pakistani bank branch in China to be inaugurated on August 11

The first bank branch of Pakistan’s private commercial bank, Habib Bank Limited (HBL), is likely to be inaugurated in Beijing on August 11, after the soft launch the bank will open its branch in the industrial city of Urumqi. An official source said that Minister for Commerce Khurram Dastgir Khan will perform the inauguration of […]