‘Maritime Security in the Indian Ocean: Challenges and Prospects for Pakistan’

‘Maritime Security in the Indian Ocean: Challenges and Prospects for Pakistan’
ISLAMABAD ( BMZ REPORT ) A roundtable discussion on the “Maritime Security in the Indian Ocean: Challenges and Prospects for Pakistan” was organized by the Centre for Pakistan and Gulf Studies (CPGS) in collaboration with the Konrad Adeneur Stiftung (KAS) at the Serena Hotel Islamabad. It was chaired by...

Pakistan to leave no stone unturned to materialize CPEC in time: PM

Pakistan to leave no stone unturned to materialize CPEC in time: PM
ISLAMABAD ( BMZ REPORT ) Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif says Pakistan will leave no stone unturned to materialize the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) in time. He was addressing a ceremony of departure of the first mega pilot trade cargo at Gwadar Port on Sunday. The Prime Minister said it...

Pakistan’s economic growth for financial year 2016 has reached 4.7%

Pakistan’s economic growth for financial year 2016 has reached 4.7%
ISLAMABAD ( MEDIA REPORT ) Pakistan’s economic growth for financial year 2016 has reached percent the highest in eight years, according to a recent report by World Bank. The Pakistan Development Update report said that low rates of investment and declining export competitiveness remain a concern. However, Pakistan...

CPEC. Pakistan and China on Monday began first trade activities

CPEC. Pakistan and China on Monday began first trade activities
GILGIT ( MEDIA REPORT ) Pakistan and China on Monday began first trade activities under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor project (CPEC). At least a hundred Chinese containers arrived at the Sust port after getting permission from customs and an inaugural ceremony was held at the port a day earlier,...