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Gwadar Port


Pakistan, China vow to tap full potential of strategic Gwadar Port

December 31, 2021 9:23 pm

The CPEC is the flagship project of China's ambitious USD 60 billion Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) and it links China's Xinjiang province with Pakistan's Gwadar port in Balochistan province.

Share India's concerns over projects that don't have economic basis: US on China's OBOR

November 22, 2019 9:09 pm

India has been “crystal clear from the outset they saw the geopolitical elements of the One Belt One Road,” Alice Wells was quoted as saying. “We share India's concerns over projects that don't have any economic basis and that leads to country ceding sovereignty,”she added.

Pakistan hotel attack: Four killed as armed militants storm 5-star hotel in Gwadar port city, says police

May 12, 2019 12:10 am

A shootout between the militants and the security forces broke out at the hotel as the anti-terrorism force, the Army and the Frontier Corps were called in, Gwadar Station House Officer (SHO) Aslam Bangulzai said.

Pakistan hotel attack HIGHLIGHTS: All three gunmen killed in shootout, says Balochistan Home Minister

May 12, 2019 12:12 am

As the militants tried to force their entry into the hotel, a guard positioned at the entrance confronted them following which the armed militants opened fire on him, resulting in his death, the army's media wing Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said.

India gets access to strategic Oman port Duqm for military use, Chabahar-Gwadar in sight

February 13, 2018 8:46 am

This is part of India’s maritime strategy to counter Chinese influence and activities in the region. This was one of the key takeaways of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Oman over the last two days.

Chinese bank plans to open branch in Gwadar port: Pakistan official

August 11, 2017 2:38 pm

Gwadar Port Authority Chairman Dostain Khan Jamaldini said in a meeting yesterday that The Bank of China is planning to open a branch in Gwadar in Balochistan.