China To Boost Gold Output To 500 Tonnes By 2020

BEIJING, (APP/Xinhua): China will increase its annual gold output to 500 tonnes by 2020 from around 450 tonnes currently, according to the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT). During the period of 2016-2020, gold output should grow by an average 3 percent annually, the


CPEC To Promote Trade With Neighbouring Countries

ISLAMABAD, Feb 27 (APP): Former Ambassador, BA Malik said on Monday CPEC would promote trade ties with neighbouring countries, which would ultimately prepare the ground to make Pakistan a trade hub in the entire region. Talking to Radio Pakistan, he said It is positive omen that all regional countries


Work On Sialkot-Lahore Motorway In Progress: Minister

SIALKOT, (APP): Provincial Minister for Local Government and Community Development Muhammad Mansha Ullah Butt said that work on Sialkot-Lahore motorway is briskly under progress. Talking to APP at Pakistan Muslim League House here on Sunday, he said the government was focused on improving the means of


Rs 45,750 Mn Released For NHA Projects

ISLAMABAD, (APP): The Government has released Rs 45,750 million for National Highway Authority (NHA) under the Public Sector Development Programme (PSDP) till February 17. An official source told APP that out of 22,000 million allocated for Hakla-D.I.Khan Motorway Rs 5804.800 million have been released so far. Moreover for land


Hollande Hit Backs At Trump Over Paris Criticism

PARIS, (APP/AFP) – French President Francois Hollande on Saturday hit back at Donald Trump after the US president criticised France in a veiled attack on its immigration policies and those of its European allies. “It is never good to show the slightest mistrust towards a friendly country,”