11 Dec 2018

KARACHI: The National Accountability Bureau has decided to confiscate record of more than 70 allegedly fake housing schemes in Gwadar, Geo News reported on Sunday. According to report, Director General of the probe body, following the Supreme Court orders, has decided to conduct audit of the suspicious housing schemes in Balochistan’s coastal city, Gwadar. Meanwhile, […]

05 Dec 2018

QUETTA : Federal Minister for Railways Sheikh Rashid has said Prime Minister Imran Khan will lay the foundation stone of Gwadar Railway Station during his next visit to the port city. Talking to media persons at the Quetta Railway Station on Wednesday, the minister said that with the help of Chinese investment, Gwadar would become […]

05 Dec 2018

ISLAMABAD: With no possibility of striking a deal on Mainline (ML-1) during the upcoming Joint Cooperation Committee (JCC) under CPEC next month, Pakistan and China are all set to finalise Gwadar projects including establishment of international airport with estimated grant of $223 million and some other social sector projects. Both sides in upcoming JCC will […]

05 Dec 2018

BEIJING: Once a small backward fishing town off the Arabian Sea in the southwest Balochistan province, Gwadar now is rising fast in the economic landscape of the country and is attracting more businessmen by offering numerous business opportunities. The deep-water port became fully functional in late 2016 under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor and welcomed its […]

28 Nov 2018

BEIJING: The Gwadar deep-sea port development will gain further momentum as work on its expansion plan is set to start from January, director general, Planning and Development, Gwadar Port Authority, Munir Ahmed Jan said on Tuesday. Under the expansion plan, five new berths would be added to the existing three berths for handling bigger ships, […]

28 Nov 2018

ISLAMABAD – The China Pakistan Investment Corporation (CPIC) has signed a construction agreement with China’s state-owned mega construction conglomerate, BIDR to materialise Gwadar’s two mega residential and commercial projects. READ MORE: India not to attend Saarc meet in Pakistan, confirms Sushma According to a private TV news channel, the agreement was signed by CPIC Global […]

28 Nov 2018

Islamabad: World’s first CPEC-focused real estate developer, CPIC Global, on Wednesday signed a construction agreement with China’s state owned mega construction conglomerate, BIDR, to materialise Gwadar’s two mega residential and commercial projects, says a press release. The agreement was signed by founding board member CPIC Global Syed Zeeshaan Shah and Liu Bochun, deputy director and […]

21 Nov 2018

Railways Minister Sheikh Rasheed said on Wednesday that Balochistan Chief Minister Jam Kamal has agreed to grant land for the construction of Gwadar railway station. The provincial government will give several acres of land to the railways. “We need 270 to 280 acres additional land as well,” Rasheed said while speaking to the media in […]

21 Nov 2018

GWADAR/ISLAMABAD: Clad in traditional rich dresses of diverse shades, the locals warmly Sunday welcomed the delegates from Asian countries at Gwadar Airport for the first-ever major event of its nature i.e. the Asian Parliamentary Assembly-related events on October 29-31. The would-be hub of economic and trade activities is playing host to the Asian Parliamentary Assembly […]