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ANI | , Islamabad
UPDATED ON FEB 25, 2021 08:41 AM IST
Pakistani officials are also reportedly asking their Chinese counterparts to decelerate agreed plans to build even more power plants that would add to the overcapacity problem.
By Sujan Chinoy
UPDATED ON JAN 19, 2021 08:35 PM IST
Economic motivation apart, China seeks to use the CPEC to consolidate its presence in a disputed region. If internal instability overwhelms Pakistan in the future, the CPEC affords China an opportunity to claim Hunza on the basis of specious historical records.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Aloke Tikku
UPDATED ON SEP 01, 2020 09:01 PM IST
The corruption scandal has come as a huge embarrassment to Prime Minister Imran Khan who appointed Lt Gen Bajwa to oversee implementation of the CPEC project as well as the PM’s special assistant on media
Muzaffarabad, PoK | By Asian News International | Posted by Shivani Kumar
UPDATED ON JUL 07, 2020 08:00 AM IST
A massive protest rally was held by residents to condemn illegal construction of Neelum Jhelum and Kohala Hydro power projects. The protesters highlighted environmental impacts caused by the dams constructed by Pakistan and China.
Reuters | By Reuters
UPDATED ON JAN 13, 2019 05:39 PM IST
Pakistan wants to attract investment and other financial support to tackle a soaring current account deficit caused partly by rising oil prices.
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON OCT 03, 2018 07:27 PM IST
China’s CPEC and Pakistan’s borrowing have created a dependency syndrome
Beijing | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON SEP 18, 2018 11:45 PM IST
Both China and Pakistan’s new government led by cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan denied reports of differences over the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).
Press Trust of India, Beijing | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 10, 2018 02:44 PM IST
Touted as Xi’s pet project, the BRI has become a major stumbling block in India-China relations as the controversial $50 billion China Pakistan Economic Corridor has been listed as its ‘flagship project’.