Pakistan Moving On Path Of Progress, Prosperity: PM

ISLAMABAD, (APP): Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif Tuesday said that Pakistan’s economy had witnessed a positive turnaround  and was fast growing in the face of numerous challenges inherited by his government in 2013. He said speedy work was underway on various projects under the China Pakistan Economic


Turkey Starts Building ‘World’s Longest Suspension Bridge’

ISTANBUL, (APP/AFP) – Turkey on Saturday started work on building what it says will be the world’s longest suspension bridge, spanning the Dardanelles strait that divides Europe and Asia. The bridge is the latest in a succession of massively ambitious infrastructure projects championed by President


Upgradation Of Three Main Railway Lines Underway Under CPEC

ISLAMABAD, (APP): Pakistan Railways is undertaking various steps to upgrade three main railway tracks including Main Line (ML)-1, ML-2 and ML-3 under China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). The upgradation and doubling of 1872 kilometers long ML-1 of Railways from Karachi to Peshawar including 55-km Taxila-Havelian section is being

Real Estate

Chinese Companies Keen To Tap Potential Of Real Estate Sector In Pakistan

BEIJING (China), (APP): Pakistan Ambassador to China, Masood Khalid Friday briefed the Chinese companies about attractive investment climate in Pakistan and invited them to tap investment and business opportunities offered by the real estate sector. Welcoming the representatives of a large number of Chinese companies


Xinjiang Launches Training Program For Infrastructure Boost

URUMQI, (APP/Xinhua): Northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region will train 1.2 million rural residents by 2020 as part of a new wave of infrastructure spending. Xinjiang’s fixed asset investment will surpass 1.5 trillion yuan (around 217 billion U.S. dollars) in 2017, up more than 50


NHA Striving For Early Completion Of Western Route Of CPEC

ISLAMABAD, (APP): The National Highway Authority is striving for early completion of the Western Route of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). An official of National Highway Authority (NHA) told APP that construction work of all five sections of Hakla-D.I.Khan Expressway is going on smoothly. This project is an important


Govt To Establish Export Processing Zones In Sindh

ISLAMABAD, (APP): Over thirty schemes are being carried out in the different areas of Sindh to increase per acre crop production and boost agriculture sector in the province. These schemes will be completed at a cost of Rs five billion, Radio Pakistan reported. Under the plan, solar

Faisalabad-Multan Motorway

Gojra-Shorkot Section Of M-4 To Become Operational By March Next Year

  ISLAMABAD, (APP): Construction of 62 km Gojra-Shorkot section of Faisalabad-Multan Motorway is in full swing and the project will be completed by March next year. An official of the National Highway Authority told APP on Saturday that as per initial estimates the project was to cost

Kurram Tangi Dam

Work On Two Hydropower Projects In Progress In KP

ISLAMABAD, (APP): Work is speedily going on in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on two hydropower projects one each in Chitral and Dir. Radio Pakistan quoting official sources said that these projects will be completed at a cost of rupees forty five billion by the end of this year. Sources said the projects