Karachi’s Northern Bypass to be built on BOT basis, NA told

Bypass links the Karach­i Port Trust to the Nation­al Highwa­y and the Super Highwa­y ISLAMABAD.: The National Assembly was informed on Thursday the government would undertake the projects of Karachi Northern Bypass and... Read more »

Rs3.960 Bln Released For Finance Division Projects

The government has so far released Rs 3960.826 million for various projects of the Finance Division under the Public Sector Development Programme (PSDP 2018-19) against the total allocation of Rs12,346.359 million ISLAMABAD,... Read more »

Saudi Shura Council briefed on CPEC project

Saudi Arabia has expressed its keen interest in exploring more avenues for investment in Gwadar, as there is a huge potential for trade and economic activities. This was deliberated during a meeting... Read more »

Cottage industry to be promoted through women empowerment in Balochistan

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Industries and Production Ayla Hamza Malik Friday said the government was focusing on cottage industry through women empowerment in Balochistan. Responding to the question of Dr Shahnaz Baloch... Read more »

8th Moscow Conference on International Security held

RAWALPINDI – Defence Secretary Lt-Gen (retd) Ikram Ul Haqe has highlighted the importance of economic cooperation between the regional countries and the importance of connectivity projects such as CPEC. He attended the... Read more »

Ormara massacre: Pakistan lodges protest with Iran on ‘inaction’ against terrorist groups – Pakistan

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) lodged a strong protest with Iran regarding its inaction against terror groups believed to be involved in the Ormara massacre early on Thursday. In a letter... Read more »

Balochistan bleeds — the Ormara onslaught

Incide­nts confir­m intell­igence receiv­ed by Quresh­i that Pakist­an will be victim to Indian-led attack­s The writer is a senior development sector consultant and a seasoned counter-terrorism expert. He can be reached at... Read more »

Two Indian battle ships take part in Chinese navy’s biggest fleet review

Two Indian battle ships, including the biggest indigenously built stealth destroyer INS Kolkata, on Tuesday took part in the Chinese navy’s fleet review as the world’s fastest growing navy... Read more »

GPA chairman outlines ambitious plans for Gwadar

PHOTO: AFP BEIJING: Gwadar Port Authority (GPA) Chairman Naseer Khan Kashani said on Wednesday that the Gwadar Smart Port City Master Plan would transform the port city into a hub for industrialization, commercial... Read more »