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20 September, 2018 2:48 PM Pakistan Wants Saudi Arabia To Be Third Partner In Trade Corridor

Pakistan wants Saudi Arabia to be a part of The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, the flagship project of the multi-billion dollar Belt and Road Initiative. Saudi Arabia will be the third "strategic partner" of the $50 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), a senior Pakistani minister announced on Thursday, soon after Prime Minister Imran Khan returned 56

12 September, 2018 8:28 AM "Corridor With China Is Pak's Economic Future," Army Chief Assures Envoy

General Bajwa's statement came amid reports that Imran Khan-led Pakistan government was reviewing the agreements under the CPEC project. The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor or CPEC is the economic future of Pakistan and its security will never be compromised, Pakistan Army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa said in a meeting with Chinese Ambassador Yao Jing in Rawalpindi 99

8 September, 2018 10:46 AM China's Foreign Minister Meets Pak Counterpart; Discuss Economic Corridor

The two leaders exchanged ideas on bilateral relations and discussed regional security and the peace process in Afghanistan. China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi met his Pakistani counterpart Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Saturday and discussed various issues of mutual interest, including the USD 50-billion China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). This is the first 146

1 September, 2018 11:52 AM Xi Jinping to highlight BRI during China-Africa summit in Beijing

Beijing: China is all set to showcase its growing influence in Africa at next Monday's China-Africa summit to be attended by a number of African leaders where President Xi Jinping is expected to announce new projects under the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI). China is investing billions of dollars in aid and projects, making Africa the most focused destination 121

21 August, 2018 5:31 AM China building colony to house 5 lakh citizens in Pakistan as part of CPEC: report

China is building a gated community in the port city of Gwadar, Pakistan as a part of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). The community will have five lakh Chinese citizens and will cost $150 million, according to an Economic Times report. China Pak Investment Corporation had bought a 3.6 million square foot land parcel and will start housing 67

26 July, 2018 11:55 AM Ready To Work With New Pak Government Regardless Of Poll Result: China

China today said it stands ready to work with the new government of Pakistan to move forward the strategic partnership and hoped that its all-weather friend will maintain political stability. Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Geng Shuang said that regardless of the result of the election, the development of bilateral ties with Pakistan will not be affected 104

30 June, 2018 6:33 PM China Lends $1 Billion To Pakistan To Boost Foreign Currency Reserves

The latest loan highlights Islamabad's growing dependence on Chinese loans to buffer its foreign currency reserves. China has lent Pakistan $1 billion to boost the South Asian country's plummeting foreign currency reserves, two sources in Pakistan's finance ministry told Reuters, amid growing speculation of another International Monetary Fund bailout 65

29 June, 2018 9:51 AM India needs Pakistan for accessing European market: Nasser Janjua

India must maintain a relationship of respect with Pakistan as its burgeoning economy needs access to the markets of Europe via Central Asia and Pakistan is the only country which could provide this, former National Security Advisor Nasser Janjua has said. Speaking at a regional conference on 'Connectivity and Geo-Economics in South Asia', Janjua, who stepped 81

20 June, 2018 10:12 AM Beijing Distances Itself From Envoy's Remarks On India-Pak-China Meet

This is the second time China shied away from backing Chinese envoy Luo Zhaohui's comments. Beijing: China today distanced itself from its envoy's comments on the idea of trilateral cooperation between India, China and Pakistan under the aegis of the SCO, but underlined the importance of strengthening of dialogue between New Delhi and Islamabad to improve 51

8 June, 2018 4:33 PM Belt and Road is a revolutionary movement: Pakistan President

Mamnoon Hussian praises China's initiative, says CPEC is nearing fruition Pakistan’s President Mamnoon Hussain has hailed China’s Belt and Road Initiative as a “global revolutionary movement” and said its $50 billion flagship project — the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) — is reaching fruition. “The BRI is a revolutionary global movement connecting 59