Pakistan Actively Implementing All CPEC Projects

BEIJING, Aug 16 (APP): Expressing satisfaction on progress of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), Pakistan Ambassador to China, Masood Khalid has said both the friendly countries have strengthened cooperation in energy, infrastructure and setting up of industrial economic zones. “Since the projects of China Pakistan

WB Provides $3.8 Mln For Forest Protection

ISLAMABAD, Aug 16 (APP): World Bank has provided funds amounting to $3.8 million under the REDD+ programme to Pakistan to protect forests and controlling their shrinkage. “We cannot protect the country from devastating impacts of global warming-induced climate change, as long as our forests continue

Tea Import Increases 2.13% During Last Year

ISLAMABAD, Aug 16 (APP): Tea import increased by 2.13 percent during the financial year ended on June 30,2016 as compared to the imports of the corresponding period of last year. About 197,158 metric ton of tea worth US$ 523.929 million imported to fulfill the domestic

Pakistan May Soon Be Ineligible For World Bank Loans

ISLAMABAD: In an emerging development, Pakistan may soon become ineligible for financial assistance from one of the two main arms of the World Bank Group – the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD), as the country’s official foreign currency reserves are rapidly getting slimmer. One