20 Feb 2018

ISLAMABAD – The maritime department on Wednesday revealed that china would build Pak-China Technical and Vocational Training institute at port city to fulfill the required technical and skilled manpower of maritime for the deep-sea port. “The institute will help fulfilling maritime technical and skilled manpower requirements of the port after the development of industrial projects […]

16 Feb 2018

ISLAMABAD: The National Highway Authority (NHA) has planned to construct a 200-kilometre road from Nokundi in Chagai district of Balochistan on Iran border to Panjgoor for providing a link to Gwadar Port, an official of NHA told APP on Monday. He said the NHA has issued a tender for hiring consultancy services for feasibility study […]

11 Feb 2018

Experts have raised an alarm over the safety of the multi-billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project in Gwadar port off the coast in Pakistan. According to them, the project in Gwadar port could be under threat if a catastrophe strikes the region. Gwadar, located close to the Makran Trench, witnessed a huge earthquake of 8.1 […]

05 Feb 2018

Chinese Ambassador Yao Jing has said that the members of those Baloch militant organisations that opposed the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) are “not true Pakistanis”. Jing, during an interview with BBC Urdu, said, “Baloch militants should look after the interest of the country and work towards its progress if they are true Pakistanis.” He assured […]

05 Feb 2018

ISLAMABAD – China has asked Pakistan to undertake massive legal reforms immediately if it wants timely completion of projects under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor. The Chinese reservations were communicated to Pakistani parliamentarians during an in-camera briefing by the newly appointed Chinese ambassador to Pakistan, Yao Jing, a key official revealed. The ambassador during the 26th […]

05 Feb 2018

For decades, Pakistanis have dreamed for Gwadar to become the next Dubai. Yet the port city in southwestern Pakistan, despite its advantageous location on the shores of the Arabian Sea, had long remained underdeveloped in the past. Recently, the economy of the prominent city in the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) plan seems to gear up, […]

29 Jan 2018

Gwadar, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News – 28th Jan, 2018 ):To meet the ongoing acute water shortage and electricity demands of Gwadar, the progress on several projects by Pakistan government and China is in full swing. The government has launched five schemes to ensure the availability of clean water in Gwadar and to resolve the […]

29 Jan 2018

KARACHI: The government has announced a three-day ban on fishing in Gwadar , according to Geo TV on Friday. Tthe ban imposed by the fisheries will be in effect from January 28 to January 30. The official have also asked the fishermen to stay away from deep waters. The notification also states that people who […]

29 Jan 2018

Islamabad – The Federal government has turned down a request of the Balochistan government seeking permission for issuing no-objection certificates for starting new housing societies at Gwadar . “Unless the Gwadar city master plan is finalized, no NOCs will be issued to new housing societies in the port city,” official sources told The Nation. At […]