Pakistan aims to set up SEZ in Gilgit-Baltistan

After his party’s victory in the elections in Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan’s government plans to open a Special Economic Zone in the region to facilitate the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). Continue Reading

China silent on Pakistan’s allegations against India

China on Monday evaded a direct response to Pakistan’s allegations that India was behind some of the terror attacks in that country, as Beijing put the onus of providing effective security for the USD 60 billion China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) on Islamabad. Continue Reading

Chinese President Xi Jinping pitches for closer ties with Bangladesh

President Xi Jinping said he stands ready with Bangladesh leaders to better align the two countries’ strategies and jointly promote the construction of his multi-billion dollar Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) to take the strategic partnership of the two countries to new heights. Continue Reading

Trade with China will continue: Pak

Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Thursday rejected the impression that there would be any stoppage of trade with China in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. Continue Reading