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China comes to Pakistan’s rescue with $1.2 billion bailout loan

ISLAMABAD -UNS – China has increased its economic pull in Pakistan over the past year, providing over $1 billion in loans to help the country stave off from a possible currency crisis. State-backed Chinese banks have come to Pakistan’s rescue twice already – a $900 …

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China,Iran sign nuclear plant redesign contract

TEHRAN – Iranian and Chinese firms signed the first commercial contract on Sunday in Vienna to redesign the Arak heavy water reactor as part of the 2015 international deal over Iran’s nuclear program. The fate of the Arak reactor was a running theme of nearly …

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Xi urges ‘restraint’ over N. Korea as US carrier approaches

BEIJING -UNS/AFP: Chinese President Xi Jinping urged “restraint” over North Korea in a phone call with Donald Trump Monday, as Japan joined exercises with an American super carrier heading to the Korean peninsula. The US leader has repeatedly called on China, the North’s sole major …

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Pak-China friendship to ensure peace in region: President

BY IFTIKHAR MASHWANI ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon Hussain Wednesday said that friendship between Pakistan and China would ensure peace in the region. Timely completion and implementation of projects under China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) would bring in an era of prosperity and progress not only in Pakistan …

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Asia must adopt a policy of looking inward for resolving regional issues:Rabbani

ISLAMABAD -UNS – Chairman Senate Mian Raza Rabbani, in a meeting with Yu Zhengsheng Chairman of the National Committee of Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), has said that Asia must adopt a policy of looking inward and should not take dictation from Western Imperialism for …

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Pak-China border opened for trade

GILGIT -UNS: Pakistan-China border was opened for trade and business activities on Wednesday. Under the protocol signed between Pakistan and China, the border usually closed on 30th November and open on 1st April every year. Officials said the Frontier Works Organization (FWO) has removed snow …

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CPEC is a Guarantor of Pakistan’s Economy

By Dr Ahmad Rashid Malik Poverty could be eradicated through growth, bridging development gaps among people and across regions, and through a secure global security. These goals are long-term. There had existed historical land routes connecting China with the rest of the world in past …

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Chinese nationals become victims of visa extension fraud in Karachi

KARACHI -UNS – In a case pertaining to fraud in extension of Chinese citizens’ visas, it has been revealed that Director Passports in Karachi Khalid Memon and the Federal Ministry of Interior’s assistant Majid have collected bribes worth millions of rupees within few years. This …

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China ready to work with Pakistan to move forward CPEC: Chinese FO

BEIJING -UNS : A spokesman of Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Friday that China stood ready to work with Pakistan to move forward the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) so as to benefit the peoples of the two countries. “The CPEC is a new …

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Chinese,KSA,Turkish troops join Pakistan Day parade:A sign of deepening ties

ISLAMABAD -UNS/Reuters – Chinese, Saudi and Turkish troops for the first time joined the Pakistan Day parade in the capital Islamabad on Thursday, in a sign of deepening ties. Before Pakistan showed off long-range rockets, tanks and other military hardware, armed Chinese troops marched past …

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