KP Government Forms Executive Advisory Body on CPEC

     PESHAWAR: An Executive Advisory Committee has been formed by the KP Chief Minister to oversee the projects carried out in the province under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). According to a statement released by the CM office, secretary planning and development will act

CPEC To Revive The Economy: President Mamnoon Hussain

President Mamnoon Hussain- Addressing the parliament President Mamnoon Hussain talked about the current economic dynamics of the country and how the overall tax collection in the economy has improved along with the foreign exchange reserves and GDP. The budget deficit has decreased by up to

Ex Army Men To Give Security To Chinese Workers

Karachi- There have been 160 ex army men hired in collaboration with Sindh police to make a commando force of 2000 men for the security of the Chinese workers working in Sindh and the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor. Senior official have stated that, “The process has

Punjab Govt Asked to Invest in Local Labourers for CPEC

LAHORE: Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry President Sheikh Muhammad Arshad has urged the Punjab government to invest in local labourers for the Rs 45 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor project. Talking to a delegation of the representatives of various markets, he said the chamber had

CPEC Accelerates GDP Growth Rate

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said that China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, on the one hand, will accelerate the GDP growth rate and on other hand it will make Pakistan hub of trade activities in the region. Energy projects will also have positive impact on the economy, he

Pakistan Railways To Improve Tracks Under CPEC

Lahore- There was a meeting held at the railway headquarters to discuss the projects under the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). The overall targets and budget were discussed in detail in the meeting. It was decided that railway projects should be completed well within time

CPEC To Help Reduce Power Loadshedding By March 2018

The governments of Pakistan and China are collaborating under the project CPEC to invest about 34 billion dollars to the energy sector. This would in addition result in not only a surplus of electricity being produced but also the energy debt crisis being solved. The

CPEC to Give Boost to the Real Estate Sector

The Lahore Chamber of Commerce & industry President Sheikh Muhammad Arshad while talking to the DHA Real Estate Agents Association said that the project under CPEC has direct link with economic development and the real estate sector would also get a boost. Emphasis was laid

CPEC: Delegation Visits China for Six-day Tour

QUETTA (APP): A delegation of senior officials from Pakistan recently visited China for a six-day tour where they inspected different projects in Chinese cities of Tianjin, Shanghai and Beijing. The visit was in context of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). The delegation, which included Balochistan