Pakistan invites Saudi Arabia to be third partner in CPEC

Saudi Arabia will be the third “strategic partner” of the $50 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), a senior Pakistani Minister announced on Thursday, soon after Prime Minister Imran Khan returned from his first foreign trip to the cash-rich kingdom. The CPEC is the flagship project…

Defence industrial corridor in Uttar Pradesh to kick off with BEL Project

The Uttar Pradesh government’s showcase defence industrial corridor project will get off the ground with a manufacturing facility to be built by state-run Bharat Electronics Limited. BEL is the first company to have approached the state government for allotment of land under the scheme. The…

Corridor With China Is Pak’s Economic Future, Pak Army Chief Assures Envoy

The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor or CPEC is the economic future of Pakistan and its security will never be compromised, Pakistan Army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa said in a meeting with Chinese Ambassador Yao Jing in Rawalpindi. The statement came amid reports that the newly…

China Denies CPEC backing as ‘debt trap’ for Pakistan

China has rejected accusations that its financial backing for the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) was a “debt trap” that could compromise Islamabad’s sovereignty. China has billed the Gwadar to Kashgar corridor as the flagship of China-led Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) — a comprehensive…

CPEC to act as catalyst to boost economy, Says naval chief

Highlighting the importance of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) the Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi has said that it will act as a catalyst to boost Pakistan’s economy. On the invitation of President Korangi Association of Trade and Industry (KATI), Chief…

Many CPEC projects in Pakistan hit due to Financial Crisis

The $50-billion worth China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is understood to have hit a roadblock with many of its projects getting stuck due to a financial crisis at the country’s National Highway Authority, according to a media report. The CPEC is the flagship project of China’s…

China Pakistan’s CPEC to destabilise sub continent European Parliament Member to EFSAS

The China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), an ambitious economic project floated by Beijing in accordance with its South Asian ally Islamabad, has the potential to destabilise the entire sub-continent, said Member of the European Parliament (MEP) Tomáš Zdechovský. According to Zdechovský, Member of the Delegation…

CPEC encroachment on India’s sovereignty not acceptable Senior official

India continues to oppose the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), a part of Beijing’s One Belt One Road (OBOR) initiative, as it “encroaches” on sovereignty and territorial integrity, a senior government official has said. “We have a problem there. We have a problem with CPEC,…

Why CPEC could be the end of China Pakistan Relationship

The China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is best described by the Trumpian expression “covfefe”: everyone has some idea of what it is, but no one is quite sure what it is. No surprise then that while some people in Pakistan are excited over what they…

China Proposes India-Nepal-China Economic Corridor Through Himalayas

This video shows you that China Proposes India-Nepal-China Economic Corridor Through Himalayas. China today proposed an India-Nepal-China economic corridor with multi-dimensional connectivity through the Himalayas as it seeks to expand its influence over the new Nepalese government headed by Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli,…