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Punjab Government to Induct 5000 Personnel For Security Of CPEC

Punjab government has decided that 5000 security personnel would be inducted for the security of foreigners and Chinese working on various projects including the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). Punjab government spokesman said that the Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif issued the order under the

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Shahbaz Sharif – the Punjabi Man of Steel

It is no secret that the government under Nawaz Sharif has been overtly trying to forge strong socio-economic ties with China. The government has always tilted towards infrastructural development, which has been mainly Punjab centric, and has looked towards its key ally, China, in order

CPEC Agreement Is Confidential, Minister tells senate

The Federal Minister for Planning and Development Ahsan Iqbal has said that the agreement of the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) cannot be made public since it is confidential. In the Senate session he said, “Agreement of the economic corridor with China is sensitive and

Power Projects Under CPEC Come To A Halt

Islamabad: Electricity transmission project under the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) has become unviable since the government is giving priority to power projects in Punjab it was said. The Matiari-Lahore transmission line was said to be 878kms long which would cost up to 2.1 billion

High Profile Delegation Led by CM Punjab to Visit China

Lahore: Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif is all set to visit China for six days with a high profile delegation in order to explore new grounds of mutual cooperation in various sectors between Pakistan and China. The delegation would consist of senior businessmen and

China’s Role In Development Of Country Appreciated By FPCCI

Islamabad: Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) has appreciated China’s role in the socioeconomic development of the country which has further strengthened the ties of both the countries. FPCCI Vice President Riaz Khattak hosted a reception for the Chinese Ambassador Sun Weidong