Chinese company to build LNG, gas pipeline
DAWN.comChinese company to build LNG, gas pipeline projects in PakistanDAWN.comISLAMABAD: A Chinese firm will be awarded the contract to build $2.5 billion Gwadar liquefied natural gas (LNG) and the Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline in November, Interstate Gas Systems (ISGS), who opened the technical bid for the construction of projects ...China to construct $2.5 billion GwadarThe News InternationalChina drops interest on loan to speed up new Pakistan airportGCRWill the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor Bring Peace to Balochistan?The DiplomatThe Asian Ageall 22 news articles »
Posted on 30 September 2015 | 7:26 am
The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor
The DiplomatThe China-Pakistan Economic Corridor ChallengesThe DiplomatThe indigenous people of the coastal town of Gwadar – gateway to the much-discussed China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) – very much have their own opinions when it comes to reaping the benefits from this $46 billion project. As such, concern is ...and more »
Posted on 28 September 2015 | 8:08 am
China converts $230m loan for Gwadar airport
Geo News, PakistanChina converts $230m loan for Gwadar airport into grantGeo News, PakistanISLAMABAD: In a major development, China has converted the $230 million loan for the construction of the Gwadar airport into grants, which is scheduled to be completed by December 2017, The News has learnt. Beijing has also converted $140 million loan ...and more »
Posted on 23 September 2015 | 2:09 am
Bus-trailer collision leaves seven dead, 24
DunyaNews PakistanBus-trailer collision leaves seven dead, 24 injured in GwadarDunyaNews PakistanGWADAR (Dunya News) – At least seven people were killed while 24 others sustained injuries in a road mishap at coastal highway in Gwadar today (Wednesday). As per details, the incident took place when a speeding bus rammed into a trailer at coastal ...Seven killed, 24 injured in road mishapSAMAA TV (press release) (blog)all 5 news articles »
Posted on 22 September 2015 | 9:16 pm
QUETTA: BNP-M chief Sardar Akhtar Mengal
QUETTA: BNP-M chief Sardar Akhtar Mengal addressing a public meeting here on ...DAWN.comQUETTA: Balochistan National Party-M chief Sardar Akhtar Mengal has urged the federal government to allow Balochistan and its people to make important decisions about different projects in Gwadar and vowed to “resist every move against the interests of ...and more »
Posted on 20 September 2015 | 6:49 pm
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