CAA announces on-arrival visas to tourists from 24 countries

The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) on Friday announced that Pakistan is now offering visas to people traveling in groups from 24 different countries. “Tourists to Pakistan are an asset for us,” the official notification read. According to the notification posted by CAA on Twitter, if the tour is organized through designated tour operators in Pakistan, […]

‘Naptha cracker to be set up in Pakistan in the next 5 years’ Zubair Tufail

Interview with Chairman FPCCI, and Chairman Tufail Chemical Industries Limited Zubair Tufail is the Chairman of FPCCI and was elected the Chairman of Pakistan Chemicals Manufacturers Association this year. In the industry since 1972, he also is the Chairman of Tufail Chemical Industries Limited and Tufail Group of Companies. Recently, BR Research got the opportunity […]

China invites more countries to join CPEC Listen

BEIJING: China’s Foreign Affairs Ministry spokesperson Geng Shuang on Monday said that China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is an “open initiative”, inviting more countries to take parts in the project on the “principle of equality and voluntarism”. Commenting on the commissioning of a power plant built by China and Qatar in Karachi, Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson, […]

London mayor-led delegation shows interest in CPEC

LAHORE:A British delegation led by London’s first Muslim mayor Sadiq Khan on Wednesday showed interest in investing on projects related to multi-billion dollar China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) during its meeting with Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif. The meeting that took place in Punjab’s provincial capital was preceded by a one-on-one interaction between Shehbaz and Sadiq, […]

China’s Belt and Road Initiative and Luxembourg’s financial centre

What can China’s One Belt and One Road Initiative (BRI) mean for financial services in Luxembourg? “We are still [in the process of] understanding the width and depth of BRI”, said the Luxembourg Minister of Finance Pierre Gramegna on Friday about China’s comprehensive trade proposal that aims to create the world’s largest economic platform. Attending […]