Work on free trade zone at Gwadar continues
The Express TribuneWork on free trade zone at Gwadar continuesThe Express TribuneISLAMABAD: As the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) kicks into top gear, the two countries are now moving ahead on the free trade zone (FTZ) at Gwadar and preliminary plans are now being finalised. Specific plans for the new CPEC trade zone, ...China wants Pakistan to increase pace of work on CPEC projectsThe News InternationalCPEC parliamentary body to visit Gwadar on November 28Business Recorder (press release) (blog)Parliamentary Committee praises efforts for implementing CPECPakistan TodayDaily Timesall 9 news articles »
Posted on 18 November 2015 | 5:01 pm
Groundwork laid for China-Pakistan free
Pakistan TodayGroundwork laid for China-Pakistan free trade zone at GwadarPakistan TodayPakistan and China have laid the groundwork for a trade zone at Gwadar and preliminary plans are now being finalised. Specific plans for the new China-Pakistan trade zone, which will be the part of Pakistan's Gwadar Port, are under discussion to make ...'Gwadar port's development not to pose threat to India'Economic TimesGwadar port's development not to pose threat to India: Chinese mediaThe Asian Ageall 108 news articles »
Posted on 18 November 2015 | 10:51 am
Road to Gwadar: China's global reach and its
Daily News & AnalysisRoad to Gwadar: China's global reach and its implications for IndiaDaily News & AnalysisPakistan is all set to sign a 40-year lease with China allotting over 923-hectares of land for Beijing to develop a massive special economic zone in the deep-sea port of Gwadar as part of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, an ambitious US$46 billion ...and more »
Posted on 17 November 2015 | 6:29 pm
China, Pakistan Finalizing Plans for FTZ in
Yibada (English Edition)China, Pakistan Finalizing Plans for FTZ in Gwadar PortYibada (English Edition)The CPEC was unveiled during President Xi Jinping's state visit to Pakistan in April, which is a major bilateral initiative that aims to build infrastructure facilities in Pakistan that will connect the country's Arabian Sea coast with the Himalayan ...Groundwork laid for China-Pakistan FTZecnsall 2 news articles »
Posted on 17 November 2015 | 3:45 am
China building biggest airport of Pakistan
ValueWalkChina building biggest airport of Pakistan at GwadarValueWalkIn a landmark deal, Pakistan has handed thousands of acres of land over to China in order to build a special economic zone in Gwadar. Under the banner of the $46 billion China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project, China will further build an ...Pakistan hands over 2000 acres to China in Gwadar port cityThe Indian ExpressPakistan hands over Gwadar FTZ to ChinaPress TVChina To Sign Deal On Developing Pakistan's Gwadar Port AreaRadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertySouth China Morning Post (subscription) -Daily Timesall 215 news articles »
Posted on 13 November 2015 | 9:00 am
PCG apprehends illegal immigrants
Pakistan Coast Guards (PCG) officials apprehended illegal immigrants including Afghan nationals from Nalient near Gwadar. Pakistan Coast Guards (PCG) officials apprehended 47 illegal immigrants including 39 Afghan nationals during spot checking at ...
Posted on 17 August 2015 | 10:00 am
Becoming a Maritime Power? – The First
Port in Gwadar, Pakistan. Many international media observers have zealously pointed out the “conflict” between China’s new overseas base strategy with China’s non-interventionist principles. However, overseas basing is not necessarily incompatible ...
Posted on 8 August 2015 | 6:00 am
What’s It Like to Have China Build You a
Chinese projects in Colombo, Sri Lanka, and Gwadar, Pakistan (all associated with the MSR) are equally ambitious. The multi-layered nature of these projects should put to rest the idea that they are primarily intended as to accommodate future PLA Navy ...
Posted on 26 February 2015 | 7:19 pm
Latest Piracy Analysis from OPINTEL
The latest US Maritime OPINTEL analysis and weekly report that follows covers ... approximately 40 nm southeast of Gwadar, Pakistan. The pirates reportedly chased for up to four hours. The vessel took evasive measures as outlined in BMP 4, reported the ...
Posted on 9 March 2014 | 6:00 pm
People Have Already Managed to Litter on
Last week a deadly earthquake gave birth to an island, a massive pile of rock and mud jutting up from the ocean off the coast of Gwadar, Pakistan. The initial reports of the island’s sudden arrival were, understandably, tinged with surprise and confusion.
Posted on 2 October 2013 | 3:09 am