17 Nov 2017

The country’s leading oil marketing company Pakistan State Oil (PSO), in continuation of its support for motor sports in the country has sponsored yet another thrilling motor sports event, ‘Pakistan Motor Rally’ which was being organized by Pakistan Army from October 21, 2017 to commemorate 70 years of Pakistan’s Independence. The rally goes across the […]

15 Nov 2017

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Communications Hafiz Abdul Kareem said on Wednesday that Saudi government was showing interest in China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). During a meeting with Saudi ambassador Nawaf Saeed Ahmed Al-Malkiy here, the minister briefed him about the potential sectors for investment in Pakistan. He stated that Pakistan and Saudi Arabia enjoy very close […]

15 Nov 2017

Addressing a two-day conference in Islamabad General Zubair Mehmood Hayat says India stoking chaos and anarchy in region. Indian intelligence agency RAW has established special cell at a cost of $500m dollars to sabotage CPEC. Pakistan is not oblivious to its defense. Analysts on Telephone: Air Marshal, retired, Shahid Latif (Defense Analyst): The apprehension of Indian spy […]

13 Nov 2017

China is working on expanding its presence at a coastal city in Pakistan to be able to handle Naval ships and military transport planes. The Washington Free Beacon reported that China, which already owns the Gwadar Port in Gwadar Pakistan, is now growing the port to accommodate military vessels. The nearby Gwadar International Airport is also being […]

13 Nov 2017

GWADAR: A complete shutterdown strike was observed in the port city of Gwadar, Turbat and other coastal towns of Gwadar district on Saturday in protest against an armed attack on water tankers carrying drinking water from Mirani Dam for Gwadar and other towns. Armed men riding motorcycles intercepted the water tankers in the Kuncheti Dasht […]

13 Nov 2017

Opposition Leader in Senate Aitzaz Ahsan on Wednesday said that Pakistan could have compelled China to build a ‘gold-paved’ road from Kashgar to Gwadar under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) if it had struck a wise deal before kicking off the multibillion dollars mega project. Speaking in the Senate on a deferred motion on role […]

07 Nov 2017

After opening its first foreign military base near the Horn of Africa, China is preparing to build a second military facility in Gwadar, Pakistan. The two sites when completed will provide Beijing with a strategic naval presence near the oil-rich Middle East shipping routes used to send supplies to China. According to sources in Pakistan and the surrounding […]

07 Nov 2017

Addressing the ceremony to mark inauguration of Pakistan International Bulk Terminal by Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi at Port Qasim here Saturday, he said more ports can be built at Kalmat, Makula and Somiani. “A port larger than Port Qasim can be built at Somiani and there is also no issue of financing as private […]

07 Nov 2017

QUETTA: Pakistan and Iran have vowed not to allow use of their soil for terrorism and decided to improve the security situation at the border and take concrete steps for curbing smuggling and illegal border-crossing. It was decided at a meeting of the Pak-Iran Joint Border Commission held in Gwadar on Sunday. The two countries […]

04 Nov 2017

Responding to a question, he dismissed the notion that CPEC projects are being set up at unfavourable terms for Pakistan. “The funds coming from China are divided into three main categories. The first one is investment from Chinese companies, mostly in the energy sector, on IPP model basis. Secondly, China is providing some free assistance […]