05 Sep 2017

KARACHI: United Bank Limited (UBL) and China Overseas Port Holding Company (COPHC) recently entered into a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for “Framework of cooperation” to promote economic development of Gwadar and its free economic zones, a statement said on Wednesday. The two institutions have mutually agreed to cooperate for banking services in response to strategic […]

29 Aug 2017

ISLAMABAD –  Islamabad Chamber of Small Traders on Sunday said new US offensive and political turmoil at home should not be allowed to hit China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). Similarly, conspiracies of the enemy nations and forces inside the country that are opposing this project should be monitored to foil their unholy designs, it said. […]

29 Aug 2017

s CPEC and Gwadar’s construction progresses, Gawadar Central will become the hotspot of activity in the city because of its proximity to all the main areas. Prices in Gwadar are rising at a meteoric pace right now and the smartest investors are targeting the most important areas of residence and commerce. The advertisement is another […]

29 Aug 2017

BALOCHISTAN Chief Minister Nawab Sanaullah Zehri has announced restoration of the status of Gwadar as winter capital of the province and directed all provincial departments to set-up their offices in the port city. Presiding over the 16th meeting of the Gwadar Development Authority (GDA) governing body, he said the decision had been taken in view […]

23 Aug 2017

QUETTA:  Balochistan chapter of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Tuesday launched an inquiry into an alleged multi-billion scam featuring illegal land allotment in Gwadar. It was reported that some private individuals, patronised by influential people, were allotted 3,167 acres of state land worth Rs 70 billion in Balochistan’s port city of Gwadar. During the […]

21 Aug 2017

KARACHI: Traders and industrialists have urged the government to shift the handling of Afghan Transit Trade (ATT) from Karachi to Gwadar Port in order to ease cargo-related congestion and ever-growing pressure on the city’s road network. This was stated by All Pakistan Customs Agents’ Association’s Senior Vice Chairman, Arshad Jamal, at a seminar on ‘Tax […]

21 Aug 2017

ISLAMABAD: The Ministry of Ports and Shipping will establish a Pak-China Technical and Vocational Technical Institute (TVTI) at Gwadar under China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project to produce skilled manpower for the deep sea port. “The institute will help fulfill technical and skilled manpower requirements of the port after expansion, industries including Gwadar Port Free Zone, […]

21 Aug 2017

Karachi In order to ease cargo-related congestion and ever-growing pressure on the city’s road network, Traders and industrialists have urged the government to shift the handling of Afghan Transit Trade (ATT) from Karachi to Gwadar Port. Arshad Jamal, the All Pakistan Customs Agents’ Association’s Senior Vice Chairman said this at a seminar on ‘Tax Reforms and […]