Pak, China agree to execute ML-1 project on priority

ISLAMABAD, Mar 17 (APP):Pakistan and China agreed on Thursday to execute the much awaited mega ML-1 railway up-gradation project under China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) on priority basis. The agreement was reached at a virtual held meeting between CPEC Authority and National Development and Reforms Commission (NDRC) of China to follow up on the decisions… Continue reading Pak, China agree to execute ML-1 project on priority

PM to perform ground breaking of Gwadar Free Zone Phase-II today: Asim Bajwa

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GWADAR (APP): Chairman China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) Authority Lt. Gen. (retd) Asim Saleem Bajwa Monday said Prime Minister would perform ground breaking of the 2200 acres Gwadar Free Zone phase-II along with five factories in the zone today. After completion of development works of Gwadar Port and first phase of Gwadar Free Zone, Prime… Continue reading PM to perform ground breaking of Gwadar Free Zone Phase-II today: Asim Bajwa

Road infrastructure under CPEC to address grievances of Balochistan: Asim

ISLAMABAD, Jul 03 (APP): Chairman China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) Authority Lieutenant General (R) Asim Saleem Bajwa said on Saturday that construction of road network under multiple-billion CPEC project would help in addressing 72-year old complaints and grievances of the people of Balochistan. Talking to media during his visit to Hoshab-Awaran road, which is being constructed… Continue reading Road infrastructure under CPEC to address grievances of Balochistan: Asim

Chinese company vows to create 20,000 jobs in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, May 26 (APP) The Challenge Fashion Group, a Chinese company has vowed to expand its business under China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) in Pakistan which would create over 20,000 jobs for locals, Chairman CPEC Authority Lt. General (retd) Asim Saleem Bajwa said on Wednesday. He said the Chinese investor had already established a textile… Continue reading Chinese company vows to create 20,000 jobs in Pakistan

China to bring more investment under CPEC: Asim Bajwa

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LAHORE, May 25 (APP):Chairman CPEC Authority Lt. Gen. Asim Saleem Bajwa here on Tuesday said that China would bring more investment in the Special Economic Zones (SEZs) under China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). He said investment of around US $13 billion had already been made in various sectors under the mega project while an additional… Continue reading China to bring more investment under CPEC: Asim Bajwa

South Balochistan’s development govt’s top priority: Asim Bajwa

ISLAMABAD, Apr 27 (APP): CPEC Authority Chairman Lt General (retd) Asim Saleem Bajwa Tuesday said the development of roads in South Balochistan was key priority of the government to improve connectivity of Gwadar with North. In a tweet, he said about 60 percent construction work of Basima-Khuzdar road had been completed while construction of Hoshab… Continue reading South Balochistan’s development govt’s top priority: Asim Bajwa

ML-1 project excellent example of Pak-China ties; to create opportunities of industrial development, jobs: PM

ISLAMABAD: December 28 - Prime Minister Imran Khan chairing a review meeting on ML-1 project. APP

ISLAMABAD, Dec 28 (APP): Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday describing the ML-1 (Main Line One) project an excellent example of Pakistan-China friendship said that besides establishing the international standards’ modern communication infrastructure, it will create opportunities of industrial development and jobs in the country. He said that the project, which was part of Pakistan… Continue reading ML-1 project excellent example of Pak-China ties; to create opportunities of industrial development, jobs: PM

Earth breaking in Rashakai Economic Zone to be held soon: Asim Bajwa

ISLAMABAD, Dec 8 (APP):Chairman CPEC Authority Lt. Gen (retd) Asim Saleem Bajwa Tuesday said the earth breaking in Rashakai Special Economic Zone under China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) would be held soon. This he said during a meeting with Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser here at the Speaker House. During the meeting they discussed the… Continue reading Earth breaking in Rashakai Economic Zone to be held soon: Asim Bajwa

Report of giving immunity to CPEC Authority Chairman from NAB investigation is misleading: Planning Ministry

ISLAMABAD, Oct 22 (APP): The government Thursday termed the reports of giving immunity to Chairman CPEC Authority from investigation of National Accountability Bureau (NAB) as misleading. “It has been reported in certain sections of press that the new CPEC Authority Bill, 2020 will give immunity to Chairman, CPEC Authority and other officers from investigations of… Continue reading Report of giving immunity to CPEC Authority Chairman from NAB investigation is misleading: Planning Ministry

Asad Umar, CM KP discuss provincial projects under CPEC

ISLAMABAD, Oct 22 (APP): Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mahmood Khan called on the Federal Minister for Planning, Development and Special Initiatives Asad Umar here Thursday to discuss priority projects of Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa for inclusion in the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) portfolio. Senior officials from federal and provincial governments attended the meeting. The… Continue reading Asad Umar, CM KP discuss provincial projects under CPEC

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