Tag Archives: CPEC

Opp demands parliamentary oversight on CPEC

At an all parties conference (APC) hosted by Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Co-Chairman Asif Ali Zardari on Thursday night, politicians from major opposition parties have called for parliamentary oversight for the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) to avoid any controversy over the projects of national significance.

RANDI– couldn’t think of anything better?

Chinese President Xi Jinping’s two-day visit to Pakistan has been sated with rhetoric extol of mutual love between both countries, however the name chosen for a new joint think tank has left some social media users in titters.

PPP asks govt to come clean on CPEC route

In a party meeting presided over by former president Asif Ali Zardari and attended by senior leadership of the party in Zardari House in Islamabad, the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) called upon the government to come clean on the route of China Pakistan Economic Corridor Project (CPEC) together with a list of all the developmental projects and the location of economic zones to be set up along the route.

When brothers shake hands…

Graced by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, Chinese President Xi Jinping and high-level officials from both sides, a historic ceremony was witnessed at the Prime Minister’s Office on Monday where Pakistan and China pledged development works in a $46 billion handshake.

Pak, China tighten knot with 51 agreements, 13 projects

At a ceremony held at the Prime Minister’s House, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday performed the ground‑breaking of five major energy projects, signing 51 agreements and memorandums of understanding (MoUs) for Pakistan-China Economic Corridor and all round cooperation.

Senate passes Securities Bill for protection of investors

Moved by Minister of State for Interior Muhammad Balighur Rehman, the Upper House of the Parliament Thursday passed The Securities Bill, 2015, which provides amending and consolidating law for the regulation of the securities industry and the protection of investors.

Pak, China ‘ahead of schedule’ on CPEC projects

Pakistan and China on Wednesday gave final touches to development projects’ agreements and memorandums of understanding (MoUs) which are scheduled to be signed by the leaders of both countries during the upcoming visit of Chinese President Xi Jinping to the country.

Opp won’t have CPEC route changes

Opposition stages walkout from Senate session to protest alleged change in CPEC route Protesting against the alleged change of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) route, the opposition parties Friday staged a walk out