ACLED Regional Overview – Asia (23 April 2019) – Sri Lanka

Key trends in the South and Southeast Asian region last week include: targeted attacks in Afghanistan stemming from the Taliban spring offensive (and the Easter bombings early this week... Read more »

Iran crude imports after deadline may invite US curbs but bid to develop Chabahar port may not

NEW DELHI: India may face US sanctions if it continues to import crude oil from Iran after 2 May, but New Delhi’s efforts to develop the Chabahar port will... Read more »

CAA to install night landing system at Gwadar airport – Pakistan

KARACHI: The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) is set to install a night landing system at the Gwadar airport. A CAA spokesperson in a statement said that Aviation Secretary Shahrukh... Read more »

After second thoughts, several countries return to belt and road plan – South China Morning Post

After second thoughts, several countries return to belt and road plan  South China Morning Post ‘At the moment Pakistan does not have many better options’ than what Beijing is offering,... Read more »

BNP-M may part ways with PTI in August: Mengal | Pakistan |

BNP-M may part ways with PTI in August: Mengal ISLAMABAD: The Balochistan Natio­nal Party-Mengal (BNP-M) President, Sardar Akhtar Mengal, has made it clear that his party’s alliance with the... Read more »

High-stakes Game for India as US Ends Waivers on Imports of Iranian Oil

New Delhi: The US government on Monday announced its decision not to renew any waivers granted last year to buyers of Iranian oil. The waivers on imports expires on... Read more »

PA fears diminishing CPEC investments in Gwadar due to terrorism

The Sindh Assembly on Monday condemned violent attacks against Hazara community in Quetta as the legislators apprehended that poor law and order in Balochistan province may scale down investments... Read more »

DJ Group to invest 500 million pounds in real estate sector

A major international property investment company has planned to invest 500 million pounds in Pakistan’s real estate sector. After Islamabad, the London-based Daniel Johns Group will also venture into... Read more »

China: ‘Belt and Road’ Projects Should Respect Rights

Czech Republic’s President Milos Zeman speaks during the inaugural Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation in Beijing Sunday, May 14, 2017. © 2019 Lintao Zhang/Pool Photo via AP... Read more »