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China Pakistan Economic Corridor. CPEC


‘Illegal and unacceptable’: India slams China, Pak over move to involve third countries in CPEC projects

August 02, 2022 5:57 am

At a meeting on Friday, China and Pakistan decided to welcome interested third countries to join projects relating to the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor

Afghan transit trade through Pak's Gwadar port begins

May 30, 2020 2:12 pm

Officials said that Afghanistan will be granted permission for the transit trade of sugar and wheat from Gwadar, while trucks carrying fully sealed consignments will only be allowed to go to the neighboring country.

Pakistan PM Imran Khan: We hope to have 'civilised relationship' with India after elections

April 27, 2019 10:49 pm

"We are working for a peaceful region. We have decent relationship with Iran and we are trying to strengthen them. The only problem right now is our relationship with India," Khan said.

Pakistan owes China $10 bn for Gwadar port, Beijing using predatory economics: US general

March 16, 2019 12:41 am

The port in Balochistan province on the Arabian Sea is being built by China under the multi-billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) and is considered to be a link between Beijing's ambitious One Belt, One Road (OBOR) and Maritime Silk Road projects.

China expected to give 6 billion dollar in aid to Pakistan as Imran Khan meets Xi: report

November 02, 2018 6:07 pm

A loan of USD 1.5 billion is also expected to be offered, along with an additional package of USD three billion for the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), the report said.

Pakistan suspects India may sabotage CPEC project, beefs up security

February 05, 2018 5:36 pm

The Pakistan Interior Ministry has informed the Gilgit-Baltistan's Home Department that India has made a plan to attack installations on Karakoram Highway, Dawn newspaper reported.

Ready for talks with India to resolve CPEC differences: China

January 29, 2018 2:34 pm

"We should not ask one party alone to solve this problem. We are willing to work with India to work with dialogue and communication for a better solution," said Chinese foreign ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying.

China offers to extend CPEC to Afghanistan at first trilateral dialogue

December 26, 2017 8:01 pm

Presiding over the meeting after his recent shuttle diplomacy, Wang said China and Pakistan would like to extend the USD 50 billion CPEC to Afghanistan after reaching "gradual consensus".

Pakistan rejects China's demand to use its currency in Gwadar Free Zone

November 21, 2017 2:34 pm

Pakistan has rejected China's demand for the use of the Renminbi--China's official currency--in the Gwadar Free Zone under China Pakistan Economic Corridor framework.

China dismisses Pakistan general's allegation of RAW sabotaging CPEC

November 20, 2017 6:47 pm

Head of Pakistan's Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee, General Zubair Mehmood Hayat, had alleged RAW had established a special cell at a cost of $500 million to sabotage the CPEC