Tag Archives: CPEC

Provinces Identified 38 Sites For Establishing SEZs: Senate Told

ISLAMABAD, (APP): Minister for Planning and Development Ahsan Iqbal Thursday informed the Senate that 38 sites have been identified by provincial governments for establishing Special Economic Zones (SEZs). During Question Hour in the House, the minister said that out of which nine sites were prioritized

Pak Welcomes Desire Of British To Join CPEC Project: Ahsan Iqbal

ISLAMABAD, (APP): Pakistan welcomes the desire of Britain to join the multi-billion dollar China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project. Minister for Planning and Development Ahsan Iqbal in an Interview with Radio Pakistan said that several other countries in the European Union and the Central Asian Republics are also evincing keen interest

Addressing Energy Shortfall Top Priority Of Government: PM

ISLAMABAD, (APP): Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif Friday said addressing energy shortfall was the top priority of his Government and expressed the hope that fast track construction of power projects would significantly help overcome the energy crisis. He was talking to Yan Zhiyong, Chairman of Board of Directors and President

Aizaz Highlights SECP Role In Promotion Of Investment

ISLAMABAD, April 7 (APP): Pakistan ambassador to United States, Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry highlighting the role of SECP said it helps in the promotion of trade and investment prudently. According to a message recieved here Friday from Washington DC, Ambassador Aizaz Chaudhry said this warmly welcoming the delegation

French Businessmen Interested To Tap New Opportunities In Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, (APP): The French business companies Tuesday expressed their interest to take advantage of new trade and investment opportunities in Pakistan emanating out of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). Talking to Minister for Planning and Development Ahsan Iqbal here at his office, a delegation of France Pakistan Business

Shehbaz, Chinese Expert Discuss Economy, Industrial Matters

LAHORE, (APP): International economic expert from China’s renowned Peking University and former World Bank senior vice-president Prof Justin Yifu Lin here Sunday called on Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif and exchanged views on Pak-China relations, strengthening of Pakistan’s economy, establishment of industrial parks, and

Punjab Based Chambers Should Create Think Tank: FCCI VP

FAISALABAD, (APP): All Punjab-based Chambers of Commerce and Industry should create a think-tank in order to redress the reservation of local industrial sector in the wake of 4th phase of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) in which Chinese will also establish their Hi-tech units in