Can China's Gwadar Port Dream Survive Local
The DiplomatCan China's Gwadar Port Dream Survive Local Ire?The DiplomatGwadar's coastline, located on the shores of the Arabian Sea, is important to the shipping route into and out of the Persian Gulf. The government of Pakistan formally awarded a multi-billion dollar contract for the construction and operation of Gwadar ...High-level meeting to discuss master plan for GwadarBusiness Recorderall 2 news articles »
Posted on 17 December 2014 | 6:07 am
Chinese delegation visits Gwadar - Aaj News
Chinese delegation visits GwadarAaj News... supply and distribution of water for Gwadar City costing Rs.13.22billion; 300-bed China-Pakistan friendship hospital with an estimated cost of Rs.9.96billion; construction of New Gwadar International Airport of Rs.26.70billion; construction of ...
Posted on 9 December 2014 | 10:34 pm
China's Big Plans for Pakistan - The
The National Interest OnlineChina's Big Plans for PakistanThe National Interest OnlineAll the prime minister has to do is look at Gwadar to see Beijing's designs for Pakistan. China last decade provided about 75 percent of the funding for the strategic port's first phase of development. In February of last year, Islamabad transferred ...Counter China's PoK plan with Iran projectDeccan Heraldall 4 news articles »
Posted on 9 December 2014 | 2:45 pm
Pakistan's ISI guns down US-educated Baloch
Examiner.comPakistan's ISI guns down US-educated Baloch school principal in GwadarExaminer.comA young U.S. educated Baloch school principal was Thursday morning gunned down by agents of Pakistan's infamous Inter-Services Intelligence in the port city of Gwadar. Zahid Askani, who was educated in Appleton, Wisc., had returned to Balochistan to ...The challenge of developing GwadarDaily TimesUS-educated Baloch school principal gunned down in GwadarPakistan Christian PostBalochistan unrest: School founder and principal shot dead in GwadarThe Express Tribuneall 15 news articles »
Posted on 4 December 2014 | 4:30 pm
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DAWN.comPolice personnel stand guard. — AFP/FileDAWN.comQUETTA: Gunmen killed the headmaster of a private school in Balochistan's Gwadar district on Thursday. Police sources said that armed men opened fire at the vehicle of Zahid Ali, headmaster of a private school in Gwadar Bazar. Ali died on the spot and ...School Principal shot dead in PakistanBusiness StandardSchool headmaster shot dead in PakistanMizo Newsall 6 news articles »
Posted on 4 December 2014 | 12:59 am
Pakistan, Iran sign five MoUs for
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and Iran on Tuesday signed five memorandums of understanding (MoUS) for cooperation in the areas of investment, economic and technical assistance, small and medium enterprises, ports, and handicrafts.
Posted on 9 December 2014 | 8:52 am
Pakistan, Iran sign five MoUs for
The MoUs on sister port relationship between Port of Gwadar, Pakistan, and Port of Chabahar, Iran, and Karachi Port Trust, Pakistan and Port of Shahid Rajaee, Iran, were signed by Secretary Economic Affairs Division Muhammad Saleem Sethi and Iranian ...
Posted on 9 December 2014 | 1:29 pm
6 kidnapped in separate instances in
GWADAR, Pakistan – Unidentified kidnappers recently abducted four men in Pasni, and two other men were also kidnapped in Turbat, Dawn reported August 7. Armed men in the Kolanch area of Pasni barged into the house of Mullah Yousuf, a local Balochistan ...
Posted on 7 August 2014 | 7:53 am
Tameer Bank starts financial inclusion in
Pakistan’s first scheduled and largest private sector microfinance bank, Tameer Bank, formally inaugurated its new branch in Gawadar, Baluchistan today. Tameer now has a footprint of over 135 locations across the country. Mr Nadeem Hussain, CEO of Tameer ...
Posted on 3 June 2014 | 5:02 am
New Island Off Pakistan's Coast May Be Mud
A new island emerged from the ocean offshore of the city of Gwadar, Pakistan, after a strong magnitude-7.7 earthquake shook the country Sept. 24. The mound appears to be 20 to 40 feet (6 to 12 meters) high and 100 feet (30 m) wide, DIG Gwadar Moazzam Jah ...
Posted on 1 October 2013 | 7:33 am
NASA Releases Images of Pakistan 'Mud
The earthquake also produced a new island off of the coast of Paddi Zirr (West Bay) near Gwadar, Pakistan. On Thursday, September 26, NASA released images of the newly-formed island. Using the Advanced Land Imager (ALI) on NASA's Earth-Observing-1 (EO-1 ...
Posted on 27 September 2013 | 10:29 am