CPEC To Benefit Whole Region: Mushahid

Chairman Parliamentary Committee for China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), Mushahid Hussain Syed Monday said CPEC would not only benefit Pakistan but the whole region. Talking to a delegation of Kashmir Journalists Forum (KJF) here, he said Qaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah had described Pakistan as the pivot of the

CPEC To Create Over 700,000 Direct Jobs

The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is expected to create over 700,000 direct jobs between 2015 and 2030 and add 2 to 2.5 percentage points to the annual economic growth of the country, said Prof. Dr. Samina Khalid, Director of the Applied Economics Research Centre (AERC),

JCC on Dec 29 To Review CPEC Progress

The progress of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) would be reviewed during the upcoming meeting of Joint Cooperation Committee (JCC), scheduled to be held on December 29 in Beijing. Federal Minister for Planning, Development and Reform Ahsan Iqbal is scheduled to lead the Pakistani delegation

China Upgrades Fuel Quality Standard For Cleaner Air

China will have new standards for gasoline and diesel nationwide in 2017 to cut emissions. From January, gasoline and diesel must comply with the National V standard,equivalent to the Euro V standard, said regulators on Monday. Sales of substandard fuel will be halted, according to

Are Russia And China Creating A New World Order In Eurasia?

Suggestions that Russian President Vladimir Putin is bent on creating a new Russia-led and China-backed Eurasia-centred world order, by undermining Western democratic institutions may be a crackpot conspiracy theory. Yet, it may not be so far-fetched. Against, the backdrop of US allegations of Russia’s waging