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7 November, 2018 11:58 AM China again declines to reveal details of financial assistance to Pakistan

China on Wednesday once again declined to quantify the financial assistance it is willing to provide to Pakistan after the just concluded visit of Prime Minister Imran Khan to Beijing even as it termed his talks with top Chinese leaders "very successful". Khan visited China from November 2 to 5 during which he held talks with President Xi Jinping and Premier 114

6 November, 2018 5:36 AM China, Pak Start Bus Service Through PoK Despite India's Strong Protest

A private bus service between Lahore in Pakistan and Kashgar in China was launched late on Monday night. The first bus left for Kashgar from the terminal at Lahore's Gulberg area, and will cover the one-way journey in 30 hours. The bus service however, will pass through Pakistan-occupied Kashmir's Gilgit-Baltistan region, which India has strongly protested 67

2 November, 2018 4:31 PM Imran Khan calls Xi Jinping a 'role model' as China promises $6 billion aid to Pakistan

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan, who is on his maiden official visit to China after assuming power, on Friday met Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing. Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan, who is on his first official visit to China after assuming power, on Friday met Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing. Khan referred to the Chinese president 150

23 October, 2018 3:32 PM China denies CPEC is reason for Pakistan economy's current crumbling state

China claims CPEC is for the economic good of its 'all-weather friend' Pakistan. Pakistan's economy is in utter shambles with the country's Prime Minister currently in Saudi Arabia to seek financial assistance. Imran Khan would follow up the visit to Riyadh with a trip to Malaysia and then to China - a country which has funded several projects under 82

16 October, 2018 11:12 AM As Pak Negotiates IMF Bailout, China Says More Corridor Projects Planned

China on Tuesday said there will be more projects planned under the so-called China-Pakistan Economic Corridor or CPEC project amid concerns over Pakistan's rising debt and a bailout move by the global lender IMF. Cash-strapped Pakistan has approached the International Monetary Fund for a bailout package as it faces a serious economic crisis 189

12 October, 2018 9:53 AM Terrorism remains most overwhelming threat to development, prosperity: Sushma Swaraj at SCO council meet

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Friday urged the SCO members including Pakistan to assume their national responsibility and cooperate with each other, saying terrorism remains the most overwhelming threat to development and prosperity. In an apparent reference to the USD 50 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), Swaraj said that all connectivity 135

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 85

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 117

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 174

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 143