Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif directs
DAWN.comPakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif directs authorities to induct 2400 MW to ...Economic TimesThe Projects, including Fast Track LNG Terminal, SSGC LNG Terminal, Gwadar Nawabshah LNG Terminal & Pipeline, Private LNG Terminals, GEI, PGPL and Bahria to import 2BCFD LNG, enough to generate up to 15000 MW, will be expedited. He said line ...Ministries told to raise output by 2400MWDAWN.comPM directs additional 2500MW in system by Feb 2015Daily TimesAdd 2500MW in system by Feb 2015, PM orders ministriesCustoms Today NewspaperPakistan Today -The Nationall 104 news articles »
Posted on 25 October 2014 | 1:52 am
Pakistan eyes electricity import from India
India TodayPakistan eyes electricity import from India despite border tensionIndia TodayThe country is already purchasing electricity for Gwadar Port from Iran, he added. Pakistan, which is developing the Gwadar Port with help from China, has signed a free trade agreement (FTA) with Beijing. "The direction of this government is to ...Pakistan to continue trade with IndiaDAWN.comall 8 news articles »
Posted on 25 October 2014 | 1:34 am
Met office predicts rain in Karachi, Gwadar
News TribeMet office predicts rain in Karachi, Gwadar by Oct 30News TribeKARACHI: A heavy rain is likely to be expected on October 30 and October 31 in coastal areas of Pakistan including Karachi and Gwadar and Hazara, said met officials. A cyclone watch in the Arabian Sea as a well-marked low-pressure area in the South ...
Posted on 25 October 2014 | 1:30 am
Towards joint victory - The News
Towards joint victoryThe News InternationalChina is building Pakistan's Gwadar Port in Balochistan in the same region only 72 nautical miles southeast of Chabahar. China will link the Gwadar Port not only to Afghanistan but also with its Xinjiang province through the Silk Road. These two ports ...and more »
Posted on 24 October 2014 | 7:21 pm
Tensions flare along Iran and Pakistan's
Tensions flare along Iran and Pakistan's dusty borderWashington Post (blog)A massive Chinese-financed port at Gwadar, on the Pakistani side, is being matched by a similar Iranian development at Chabahar, which has attracted a considerable amount of investment and interest from India. Both spots may become linchpins for trade ...and more »
Posted on 22 October 2014 | 8:40 am
Sri Lanka Is Too Big To Fall
In response China is building a blue water navy, investing billions of dollars on the String of Pearls strategy [SOP] of building ports in Hambantota, Gwadar [Pakistan], Bangladesh and Myanmar to protect China’s sea route from China to Africa and Middle ...
Posted on 18 October 2014 | 12:08 pm
Hashish smuggling attempt foiled
GWADAR: Pakistan Coast Guard seized 294kg of fine quality hashish from a Pasni coastal area on Wednesday night. The drug was meant to be smuggled to some foreign country. Sources said on Thursday that a pick-up laden with hashish had been confiscated.
Posted on 3 October 2014 | 12:01 am
China’s Growing Military Pressure Against
Gwadar, Pakistan; Chittagong, Bangladesh; Hambantota, Sri Lanka; the Maldives; and Seychelles have all seen a growth in such Chinese investments over the past decade. Although much of this has been portrayed as an effort at encircling, even isolating India ...
Posted on 30 September 2014 | 6:00 pm
Here's Some Close-Up Photos Of That Island
Tuesday, following a 7.7 magnitude earthquake, there were reports that a small island had emerged off the coast of Gwadar, Pakistan. Despite initial scepticism from some quarters, the evidence seems to suggest it’s real.
Posted on 25 September 2013 | 4:24 pm
How Did the Pakistan Earthquake Create a Mud
On Tuesday, a 7.7-magnitude earthquake struck a remote part of western Pakistan, killing more than 260 people and displacing hundreds of thousands. It also triggered formation of a new island off the coast, which has quickly become a global curiosity.
Posted on 25 September 2013 | 2:05 pm