Power consumers to share burden of exchange rate losses

PHOTO: REUTERS ISLAMABAD: The federal government on Wednesday allowed an increase in electricity tariffs to protect foreign investors in the power sector against exchange rate losses in excess of... Read more »

Asim Saleem Bajwa denies slowdown in CPEC projects

ISLAMABAD: Chairman China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) Authority General (retd) Asim Saleem Bajwa on Wednesday rejected baseless rumours regarding the slowing down of the CPEC projects amid coronavirus pandemic, ARY... Read more »

Pak discriminating against Gilgit-Baltistan in fighting COVID-19

Gilgit, [PoK] April 7 (ANI): A senior minister in Gilgit Baltistan government has accused Islamabad of not providing monetary aid and the required healthcare equipment to deal with COVID-19... Read more »

How will COVID-19 impact tourism in Pakistan? – The Express Tribune Blog

Before we begin, let’s address the elephant in the room: the COVID-19 pandemic has sucked the normalcy out of almost everyone’s life. That being said, this pandemic shall pass eventually, and... Read more »

China’s Strategic Assessment of Afghanistan

With the U.S. troop withdrawal in sight, Afghanistan’s future seems less certain than ever. As a neighboring state with significant interests at stake, how does China view and prepare... Read more »

CPEC projects: Chinese staff returns via chartered flight

Gezhouba Group, a Chinese construction and engineering company, sent 131 Chinese workers on a charter flight operated by China Southern Airlines to Pakistan in an effort to ensure projects... Read more »

Assessing Special Economic Zones of CPEC: Prospects for Pakistan

Hassam Ahmed Siddiqi THE multi-billion-dollar China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) presents tremendous opportunities for both the states to establish the region as hub of economic opportunities. While South Asian... Read more »

Afghanistan registers 56 new COVID-19 cases, tally surges to 423

ANI | Updated: Apr 07, 2020 11:58 IST Kabul [Afghanistan], April 7 (ANI): Afghan health authorities said that 56 six new cases of coronavirus were reported in the country,... Read more »

Coronavirus pandemic | China’s Belt and Road Initiative in limbo, says report

China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) seems to be another casualty of the coronavirus pandemic with various projects getting stuck as the world battles the deadly outbreak, the Economic... Read more »