Ignoring economic compulsions, the West detests Pakistan drifting closer to China.
Work to start with Faisalabad, followed by Rashakai and Dhabeji.
Ministers explain plans to be discussed with Chinese officials during JCC’s annual consultations.
Joint Working Group has signed a memorandum of understanding for transport infrastructure development.
Minister says government wants to expedite implementation of CPEC projects.
The scale of Chinese investment in the China Pakistan Economic Corridor is so large that it invites global awe.
Agreement on social sector cooperation to be signed during PM’s visit.
The premier says first phase of CPEC comprised "a few power plants and roads" but second phase will be more expansive.
'Benazir introduced concept of public-private partnership,' says Bilawal at Thar power plant inauguration
The project was completed under a CPEC public-private partnership in 10 years’ time.
Unit for audit of finances is being set up; units for environment, social safety net and information system on cards.
CPEC consists of numerous agreements, however these are not available to conduct a cost and benefit analysis of CPEC.
Sherry Rehman says her committee gets more information from the media than it does from the government.
Work on Balochistan road project to begin soon; list of projects in agriculture, health, education nears finalisation.
Special committee will also get a briefing on investments being made in Gwadar by Saudi Arabia and UAE.
Under the agreement, six burn centres across will be built across the country — in four provinces and two special areas.
Regrets that steps taken by the previous governments of Balochistan on a temporary basis did not improve the situation.
Murad Saeed claims funds for Sukkur-Multan motorway, on which a Chinese company worked with PML-N govt, were mismanaged.
Airline offers slashed fares to travellers along Beijing-Islamabad-Beijing route.
ECC to discuss challenges faced by special economic zones today.
"Proposed model couldn’t meet our demands," say fishermen.
Chinese delegations for progress on 4 SEZs due, says minister for planning and development.
Discretion is fine and has its place in deal-making but transparency and disclosure requirements must not be jettisoned.
At 8th CPEC JCC meeting, both countries try to build upon lessons learnt.
Hundreds of schemes under Public Sector Development Programme also face the axe.
Chinese ambassador praises PTI govt for having export-oriented vision, determination to resolve various issues.
Mega projects on freight corridor, SEZ submitted for consideration to JCC.
$18.9 billion have been invested in these projects, states a progress report issued by the Chinese embassy.
Special economic zone will be set up near Gilgit.
The JWG will also take up socioeconomic development in Thar.
Ties to be enhanced in the fields of textiles, petrochemicals, iron, mines and minerals.