870 MW Suki Kinari Hydropower Project Achieves Financial Close

With the efforts and facilitation of Private Power and Infrastructure Board (PPIB), Pakistan on Monday achieved another landmark by declaring financial close of first hydro IPP under the framework of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). “870 MW Suki Kinari Hydropower Project achieved Financial Close after fulfilling mandatory prerequisites,” a press

Garbage Lifting Machinery Arrives At Port From China

Provincial Minister for Local Government Jam Khan Shoro called on the Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah and briefed him about the arrival of garbage lifting machinery from China at the port. According to a statement issued here on Friday, he informed the Chief

KP Govt-China To Ink 3 New Agreements Before June 2017: CM

Chief Minister Khyber Pakthunkhwa Pervez Khattak has said that KP Government and China would sign three more agreements for execution of new development schemes in electricity, tourism, roads and railway sector before June 2017. Addressing a public meeting at Nizampur District Nowshera today, the Chief

Three More Railway Projects Being Added In CPEC: Saad

Minister for Railways Khawja Saad Rafique Thursday said three more railway projects were being included in the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). Addressing a news conference here, he said Karachi Circular Railway (KCR), Quetta Mass Transit and Peshawar Mass Transit schemes were being made part of the CEPC, which was

China To Build Power Transmission Lines In Pakistan

China’s State Grid Corporation has signed a deal with Pakistan’s Ministry of Water and Power to invest in and build a power transmission line in Pakistan, the State-Owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission said in a statement on Wednesday. According to Global Times, Beijing, State Grid

CPEC To Open New Era Of Development In The Region: Dostain Jamaldini

Chairman Gwadar Port, Dostain Jamaldini has said that China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) was the biggest project in the history of Pakistan and “we will develop our human resource in a better way.” Talking to Radio Pakistan, he said, “We are entering in the second phase of

PM Stresses Benefits Of CPEC To Equitably Reach All Provinces

Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday emphasized on the benefits of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) to be equitably distributed among the federating units. The Prime Minister stated this while chairing a high-level meeting where he was briefed on the progress made in the recently- held 6th meeting

Work On 300 MW Power Plant In Gwadar To Begin In March

Minister for Planning, Development and Reforms, Prof. Ahsan Iqbal Wednesday said the 6th Joint Coordination Committee of China Pakistan Corridor (CPEC) agreed to start work on a 300 coal based power plant in the city before March 31 to meet electricity demand in Gwadar city.

Pak Seeks France’s Cooperation In Higher Education Sector

Bilateral cooperation between the higher education sectors of France and Pakistan especially for the Master and Doctorate degree programs in the engineering, management and research fields would help provide high quality human resources to Pakistan’s growing and expanding industrial and manufacturing sectors. According to a