TDAP Focuses 15 Intl. Exhibitions To Enhance Trade With African Continent

ISLAMABAD, Nov 24 (APP): Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP) has focussed 15 international exhibitions for participation to enhance trade relations in African continent during current financial year. The government, in order to enhance trade with African countries including Zimbabwe has been focusing on promotional activities to increase the volume


Chinese Language Centre to be set up at GCWU

A Chinese language centre will be established in Government College for Women University (GCWU) Faisalabad with the collaboration of Lanzhou University China. In this connection, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has also been inked between GCWU and Lanzhou University on Wednesday. Vice Chancellor GCWU Prof


Pak-China Artists Joint Workshop Kicks Off At PNCA

Pakistan and China artists joint workshop Wednesday started here at Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA). A selected group of Chinese performing artists shared their experiences with Pakistani artists in the field of dancing and music. The Chinese cultural troupe comprised of musicians and dancers. Artists


China Defends Asia-Pacific Trade After Trump Threat

  China’s President Xi Jinping vowed to strengthen world trade in the face of US President-elect Donald Trump’s threat to pull out of a key trans-Pacific accord. Speaking on a visit to Chile on Tuesday, he vowed to “push to build an Asia-Pacific free-trade zone and an


US, China Agree On Tougher UN Sanctions Against North Korea

The United States and China have agreed on a new raft of tougher UN sanctions against North Korea in response to Pyongyang’s fifth and biggest nuclear test, a Security Council diplomat said on Wednesday. Although Russia has expressed reservations about the draft resolution, they should


Pakistan To Become SCO Member, Says Russian Ambassador

Russian Ambassador in Pakistan Alexey Yurivich Dedov Wednesday said that Russia was extending full support to Pakistan’s bid for Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) membership. Pakistan would become the SCO member, the Russian ambassador said while addressing a gathering of industrialists and business tycoons at Multan Chamber


Beijing Bans High-Emission Vehicles During Severe Smog

Starting in mid-December, Beijing will ban vehicles that meet only the Euro 1 and 2 standards for exhaust emissions in the event of severe smog. According to the capital city’s newly revised extreme weather emergency response mechanism, to become effective Dec. 15, these high-emission vehicles will

China Continues To Champion Global Governance In Int’l Forums

Since the 2014 Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in Beijing, China has continuously highlighted global governance at such different international occasions as the Hangzhou G20 summit in September and the just-concluded APEC summit in Lima. China’s proposals, initiatives and contributions are injecting fresh vigor into global governance.


No Power Can Derail CPEC: ICST

Islamabad Chamber of Small Traders (ICST) on Wednesday said no country including India can derail fate-changing project of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). The government and army have successfully insulated CPEC from tensions with India and foiled many conspiracies to damage it, Patron Islamabad Chamber of Small Traders