04 Nov 2017

Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi says Pakistan Navy is fully determined for defence of maritime infrastructure and naval interests of the country. He said this during his visit to coastal installations of Pakistan Navy in Turbat, Gwadar and Ormara in Balochistan today to overview operational preparations and security measures. The Naval Chief said PNS Siddique Naval Air-base is a milestone towards addition of operational capabilities of Pakistan Navy. […]

04 Nov 2017

ISLAMABAD: The Senate was told Thursday that first phase of Gwadar free economic zone spreading over two thousand acres of land will be completed next month. Responding to a question during the Questions Hour, Minister for Planning, Development and Reforms, Ahsan Iqbal said Gwadar has been linked with Quetta by constructing a 650 kilometers long […]

04 Nov 2017

URUMQI (Xinhua) – A weather station co-built by China and Pakistan has opened atPakistan’s Gwadar Port. “The automatic station was put into use on Wednesday, measuring real-time temperature, humidity, air pressure, wind direction and speed, visibility and solar radiation,” said Yang Xinlin, with the meteorologic bureau of Karamay, northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region. Karamay and Gwadar are twinned cities. The Chinese side brought all material for […]

01 Nov 2017

In the good news segment, the 7th Joint Cooperation Committee of China Pakistan Economic Corridor is scheduled to be held later this month. One of the key items on the agenda will be the much-awaited finalization of the CPEC long term plan, whereas another key item may be the finalization of the special economic zones […]

01 Nov 2017

Over 100 motor vehicles and over 100 motorcycles took part in the Car Rally. Pakistan Car Rally organized by Pakistan Army to commemorate 70th Independence anniversary of the country concluded in Gwadar on Tuesday. The participants of the rally arrived in Gwadar in the form of two convoys. The 1st convoy travelled via Coastal Highway […]

01 Nov 2017

To commemorate Pakistan’s 70th Independence Day, the Pakistan Motor Rally 2017 organised by the Pakistan Army  successfully concluded with a star-studded event in Gwadar last night. Enthralling over 20,000 fans, it was a night to remember. Showcasing his rockstar skills and resonating the echoes of his swoon-worthy voice in an unlikely location, Ali Zafar seems to be the […]

30 Oct 2017

The Vladimir Putin led Russian government is planning to export gas to India through its huge reserves in Iran via the route of Gwadar, defying the resistance from Washington and other international players. The Russian plan would not only benefit India, but the offshore gas pipeline would also pump gas in fuel-strapped Pakistan as the […]

30 Oct 2017

GWADAR: Members of the National Assembly’s Standing Committee for Planning Development and Reforms led by their chairman, Abdul Majeed Khan Khanankhail, visited the sub-campus of the University of Turbat here on Sunday. Higher Education Commission’s (HEC) director general for planning and development Dr Mazhar Saeed and university’s Registrar Dr Hanifur Rahman welcomed the legislators at […]

30 Oct 2017

Muhammad Zubair Motiwala is an eminent industrialist, businessman and social worker. He is a Founder Chairman of Pakistan-Afghanistan Joint Chamber of Commerce & Industry (PAJCCI), Managing Director of Diamond Textile (Pvt.) Ltd. and Director Motiwala Industries. He was the focal person from Pakistan during rounds of Afghanistan Pakistan Transit Trade Talks specifically focused on finalization […]

27 Oct 2017

LONDON: A leading Chinese investment company announced to invest $500 million in Gwadar in the first phase of a project aimed at building homes for around 500,000 incoming Chinese professionals expected in Gwadar by 2023. China Pak Investment Corporation (CPIC) announced at a press conference that the partnership with Top International Engineering Corporation (TIEC), a Chinese […]