China reassures equal benefits to all parts of Pakistan under CPEC

ISLAMABAD:  China reassured that there will be equal socio–economic benefits to all parts of Pakistan, under China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). According to President, China-Pakistan Friendship Association Sha Zhu Kang, China and Pakistan are working closely to ensure benefits of CPEC across the board. He told Chief Minister, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Pervez Khattak  during his meeting with him in Beijing that his country would […]

Nawaz lauds China’s pledge to CPEC

Urdu edition of Xi Jinping book ‘The Governance of China’ launched Staff Reporter Islamabad Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif says there is historic opportunity for countries of the region to address apprehensions of neighbours, practice non-interference, build confidence and use all instruments of diplomacy to resolve conflicts peacefully. He was speaking at the launching ceremony of […]

Pakistan, Iran central banks sign agreement to facilitate trade

The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) signed a Banking and Payment Arrangement (BPA) with Iran’s central bank, Bank Markazi Jomhouri Islami Iran (BMJII), on Friday in Tehran. Deputy Governor SBP Riaz Riazuddin and Vice Governor BMJII signed the agreement on behalf of their central banks, said a statement released by SBP. “The objective of this […]

Pakistan welcomes CPEC’s endorsement by UNSC

UNITED NATIONS: Pakistan has welcomed the UN Security Council’s endorsement of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) and other projects under “One Belt, One Road” initiative calling it an evidence of global acceptance for country’s move towards regional peace and prosperity. In an interview with The News at UN Secretariat, Pakistan’s Ambassador and Permanent Representative to […]