Category Archives: Development

Govt To Enhance Capacity Building Of Port Qasim

KARACHI, Feb 24 (APP): Sindh Governor Muhammad Zubair here on Friday said the importance of Port Qasim will increase manifold with the completion of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor hence all attention will be paid to raise its capacity building. During his visit to Port Qasim, he said seaports hold

Relief For Karachi; Trash Cleaning Vehicles Arrive From China

ISLAMABAD, (APP): The street sides and empty plots of the provincial metropolis will soon be cleared of the trash heaps as 22 out of 165 cleaning vehicles, called from China, have arrived in Karachi. According to Minister for Local Government Jam Khan Shoro, heavy machinery for the purpose will

KP CM directs Expeditious Preparations On Safe City Project

PESHAWAR, (APP): Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khattak has directed for expeditious preparations for the safe city Peshawar project. He directed the home, P&D, Police and the team of Chinese company to sit together and finalize the requirements including cameras, poles and fiber optic and control

Railway Tracks To Be Upgraded Countrywide Under CPEC

ISLAMABAD, (APP): The Ministry of Railways will upgradeits existing tracks besides installing new railway tracks from Gwadar-Quetta-Jacobabad via Besima Tehsil in Balochistan, under China-Pak-Economic Corridor (CPEC). Under the project, a total 560 kilometres track from Bostan-Kotla Jam on the main line-II via Zhob and Dera Ismail Khan and another

Sukkur-Multan motorway

NHA Executes 15 Motorways, Highways Projects During Last 3 Years

ISLAMABAD, Feb 18 (APP): National Highway Authority (NHA) has executed fifteen motorways and highways projects during the last three years. According to Radio Pakistan, Official sources informed that NHA completed Basima-Nag-Panjgoor-Hoshab Highway (N-85) at a cost of over eighteen billion rupees. Balance work of 193 km Gwadar-Hoshab section of M-8

300 MW Solar Power Plant To Be Constructed In Quetta

Balochistan Government is taking keen interest in overcoming the energy crisis in the province in collaboration with the federal government. An official of Balochistan government told correspondents on Sunday under a special project, a 300 MWs solar power plant would be constructed in Kuchlak area of

43km Long Shiekhupura-Gujranwala Road Approved

LAHORE, (APP): The steering committee meeting of Public Private Partnership (PPP) Cell on Friday approved a 43km-long Shiekhupura-Gujranwala road, linking two industrial cities of Punjab under Build-Operate-Transfer (BOT) mode of Public Private Partnership. This is the first-ever project in the history of the province that would also generate revenue

Country’s First Sino-Pak Ethnomedicine Research Center Opens In Karachi

KARACHI, (APP): The country’s first Sino-Pakistan Ethnomedicine Research Center opened on Friday at the International Center for Chemical and Biological Sciences (ICCBS), University of Karachi. Speakers at the inauguration ceremony suggested that the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) should be developed with the primary focus on high-tech manufacturing with a number