Khusro Bakhtiar emphasises the need for gearing up the momentum to meet timelines of the projects.
Indian External Affairs Ministry spokesman calls on Pakistan and China to stop CPEC related activities in AJK.
Visiting Chinese foreign minister reaffirms support on Kashmir issue.
The scale of Chinese investment in the China Pakistan Economic Corridor is so large that it invites global awe.
Both sides discuss the agenda for Joint Working Group on industrial cooperation.
"Kashmir is a historic issue which should be resolved through talks," he says.
Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan observes that businessmen are afraid of NAB and are not investing their money.
"The completion of CPEC will not only benefit Pakistan and China, but also the entire region," says the prime minister.
The plant will be set up by the China Power Hub Generation Company (CPHGC) under the CPEC project.
Authorities yet to complete groundwork for nine zones under CPEC.
Says FATF, provincial spending behaviours, govt’s insufficient parliamentary strength key risks to $6bn bailout.
Over the past year, the PTI government’s economic focus has been on redressing macroeconomic imbalances.
Agriculture played a crucial role in the economy of Balochistan.
Chinese diplomat says calling it a Punjab-China project is wrong.
Says, with its completion the CPEC project would give a boost to Pakistan’s trade and strengthen the country’s economy.
Committee seeks details of the projects towards which the money was transferred.
Members voice displeasure over briefing on labour capacity building, training programmes and initiatives.
The meeting is also set to receive briefings on other issues such as progress in the second stage of FTA with China.
There is no official word from China on the apparent slow pace of CPEC projects.
"We will come up with a bill so that the CPEC authority is established as soon as possible," says Khusro Bakhtiar.
A Chinese delegation from the city of Chongqing meets Planning Minister Makhdoom Khusro Bakhtyar.
Under CPEC a huge investment was made in energy sector during the last six years.
Lately, there has been a surge in terrorist activity in Balochistan.
Says Beijing is charging 2 to 2.5pc on loans with a repayment term that goes into a long tenure.
The success of CPEC is crucial for Beijing to place itself as a trusted partner for the Global South.
Lahore-Matiari transmission line and Rashakai Special Economic Zone projects inaugurated.
Mega projects in energy, technology and education unveiled; Huawei Technical Support Centre launched by VP and PM Imran.
The US-China trade war may offer Pakistan a unique trade opportunity.
"She (Swaraj) had complained that we sometimes talk in a bitter manner so she brought sweets today," says FM Qureshi.
Army says three attackers killed, bodies retained for identification.