‘CPEC initiative to put Pakistan on a sustainable growth path’

Lahore: Waqar Asghar is the Chief Executive Officer of Volvo Pakistan Limited. In an interview, he shared his views about the state of public transport in Pakistan. Q. What is the true potential of passenger buses and goods trucks in Pakistan? A. Potential for transport equipment depends on many factors. First you have to have […]

CPEC will bring prosperity to whole region

China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) and Turkmenistan–Afghanistan –Pakistan–India Pipeline (TAPI) project will be the game changer in the region and by 2017 we will be able to get rid of power shortages. Dr. Miftah Ismail, Minister of State and Chairman, Board of Investment said this at SAFA Conference 2016 organized by Institute of Chartered Accountants of […]

CPEC would immensely benefit people of GB: Mamnoon Hussain

Islamabad: President Mamnoon Hussain says Pakistan Government is working to determine administrative status of Gilgit-Baltistan without changing its principled stand on Kashmir issue. Talking to a delegation of Gilgit-Baltistan in Islamabad on Thursday, he said the government is looking into legal aspects to resolve issues faced by GB. The process will not only help crystallize […]

“CPEC alone is a huge opportunity to put on the table”

By Farah Zia Andrew Small is a fellow on the German Marshall Fund of the United States’ Asia Program, and the author of The China-Pakistan Axis: Asia’s New Geopolitics. Excerpts from his interview follow: The News on Sunday: How do you look at the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) in the backdrop of China’s plans for […]

Shaukat Aziz

Beijing, Dec 16: Pakistan’s former Prime Minister Shaukat Aziz has said “If China does well; Pakistan genuinely feels proud” adding further that China’s strength is strength for Asia, strength for region as well as strength for world. Shaukat Aziz said this in Interview with China Daily, an English Language Newspaper of China. Pakistan China relations […]

Senator Mushahid Hussain Sayed

The background information of CICA The Conference on Interaction and Confidence Building Measures in Asia (CICA) is an inter-governmental forum for enhancing cooperation towards promoting peace, security and stability in Asia. It is a forum based on the recognition that there is close link between peace, security and stability in Asia and in the rest […]

China’s Silk Road iniatives to benefit the entire asian region: Mustafa

Islamabad, Feb 18: Mustafa Hayder Sayed ( Executive Director ) Pakistan China Institute talks to Channel News Asia’s program “Between the lines” focusing on the Pakistan China economic partnership, role of China in Afghanistan peace process, China’s initiatives for the economic growth of the region, USA China strategic competition. The program was broadcast during the […]

Pakistan’s Ambassador to China, Mr. Masood Khalid

Beijing, April 20:  Pakistan’s Ambassador to China, Mr. Masood Khalid, speaks with China’s CCTV’s ahead of President Xi’s visit to Islamabad. Ambassador spoke of the China-Pakistan economic corridor, and its relation to the broader belt and road initiative.