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Pak-China agree for initiating first phase of SEZs under CPEC

ISLAMABAD -APP/UNS :Pakistan and China here Monday agreed for initiating the first phase of development of Special Economic Zones (SEZs) under Chian-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project, besides enhancing cooperation in other sectors of the economy including petrochemical, steel, textile, leather processing and machinery. It was …

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Chinese premier to visit Hungary, attend SCO meeting in Russia

BEIJING-Xinhua – Chinese Premier Li Keqiang will attend the sixth meeting of heads of government of China-Central and Eastern European (CEE) Countries during his official visit to Hungary, and attend the 16th meeting of the Council of Heads of Government (Prime Ministers) of the Shanghai …

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India’s Rahul Gandhi set to take over as Congress party chief

India’s opposition Congress party will hold leadership elections next month, an official said Monday, amid growing speculation Rahul Gandhi will take over from his mother as its leader. Rahul, whose father, grandmother and great-grandfather all served as prime minister, was the centre-left party’s front man …

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Chinese Air Force present stunning aerobatics display at Quetta

ISLAMABAD -UNS:For strengthening the bilateral Pak-China friendship, the Pakistan Air Force arranged a mesmerizing air show at PAF Base Samungli, Quetta in which F-7 PG along with PLAAF lightweight multi role, all weather fighter J-10 aircraft presented a scintillating aerial display. Chief Minister Baluchistan Sanaullah …

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8th Round of Strategic Dialogue:Pakistan, China agrees to boost up CPEC, bilateral trade,defence

BY MONA KHAN ISLAMABAD:Pakistan and China, Monday agreed to further augment cooperation in various multilateral fora including the United Nations, Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) and other multilateral organizations, the foreign office announced. The two sides during the 8th Round of Strategic Dialogue between Pakistan and …

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Pakistan-China strategic cooperation is important for regional peace

BEIJING -APP/UNS: Pakistan-China military leadership vows to enhance bilateral and strategic cooperation.During a meeting in Pakistan’s Chief of General Staff Lt Gen Bilal Akbar and  Li Zuocheng, member of the Central Military Commission and chief of staff of the Joint Military Staff Office of the …

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Yao Jing new Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan assume charge

BY IFTIKHAR MASHWANI New Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan Mr Yao Jing,arrived in Islamabad on November 16 and joined his assignment in Islamabad. Mr Yao Jing had been appointed as new Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan last month. Yao Jing, who has served as Chinese Ambassador to …

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China lauds Pakistan’s sacrifices in War against terrorism

Rawalpindi -UNS-:Chinese Special Envoy on Afghan Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, People’s Republic of China Mr Deng Xijun, called on General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) today. Matters of mutual interest including regional security issues with particular emphasis on Pak-Afghan border management …

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Over 14 dead in suicide attack outside Kabul political gathering

KABUL (AFP) – A suicide attacker blew himself up outside a political gathering in Kabul killing at least 14 people, officials said Thursday, highlighting the deepening divisions in the war-torn country. The deadly attack, claimed by the Islamic State group in a brief message via …

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Over 2,500 new Pakistani students enrolled in Chinese universities this year

BEIJING -UNS/APP – Around 2,500 new Pakistani students were enrolled in different Chinese universities this year, taking the total number of Pakistani students in China to 22,000, a senior official in Pakistan Embassy said on Wednesday. With such a large number of students from Pakistan …

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