32nd Multi-topic International Symposium held at Karachi


The 32nd Multi topic International symposium held at Pearl Continental Hotel Karachi on 15th and 16th March 2017. The former chairman of the Higher Education Commission, Dr Attaur Rahman, was the chief guest of this auspicious event. The event was attended by a good number of professional from across Pakistan and abroad. As in the […]

Representatives of chemical industry visit FPCCI regional office

A 60-member business delegation visited the Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) Regional office to get essence of existing opportunities in chemical industry of the Pakistan. The delegation comprising of 50 leading Chinese and 10 Indian companies from chemical and dyeing sector also exchanged views regarding the investment opportunities and joint ventures. […]

Construction phase of TAPI gas pipe line project started in Pakistan

The pipeline which would pass through Afghanistan to provide gas to three energy-starved countries -Afghanistan, Pakistan and India has entered into construction stage. This is a multibillion dollars Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan and India (TAPI) gas pipeline project which is said to be fulfilling the scarce resources of the country. The inaugural ceremony of launching of Front End […]

SPEZs under CPEC: Provinces pushed to complete feasibility reports


All the provincial governments have been directed by Minister for Planning, Development and Reforms Ahsan Iqbal to complete the feasibility reports on establishment of Special Economic Zones under China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). The minister gave these instructions while chairing a meeting at the Planning Commission. The meeting was held to review progress on projects being […]

NESPAK generated Rs8.1bn as income

As fee secured through various engineering consultancy related jobs in Pakistan and abroad, National Engineering Services Pakistan (NESPAK) Private Limited has generated an income of Rs 8.1 billion till the year ending June 2016. After expenses of Rs 6.3 billion, it earned a profit of Rs 1.8 billion during the year. The dividends stood at […]

India speeds up hydro projects in IHD

India has speeded up hydropower projects worth $15 billion in held Kashmir in recent months, three federal and state officials said, ignoring warnings from Islamabad that power stations on rivers flowing into Pakistan will disrupt water supplies. The swift approval of projects that had languished for years came after Prime Minister Narendra Modi suggested last […]

Chinese co achieves financial close of Power Projects

Financial close of 720MW Karot Hydropower project and 100MW ( 2×50 MW) second phase wind power project is achieved by China Three Gorges South Asia Investment Ltd. The representatives of China Three Gorges South Asia Investment Ltd, Private Power Infrastructure Board (PPIB) and Alternative Energy Development Board (AEDB) had signed agreements two weeks ago. However, […]

CAP estbalishes help desk at PEC to assist constructors

Constructors Association of Pakistan (CAP) has established a help desk at the Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC) premises to assist its members in documentation process required for registration with the PEC. Decision to this effect was taken at a meeting between Constructors Association of Pakistan (CAP) and Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC). Other representatives of both the […]

Bestway Cement to set up plant in Haripur

Bestway Cement Limited has decided to set up a Brown Field cement plant with a capacity of 6000 tons of clinker per day at its Farooqia site in District Haripur, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. To that end the Company has signed an agreement with Sinoma International Engineering Company of Peoples Republic of China.

China planning ‘automobile city’ in Gwadar

Under umbrella of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), Chinese investors are planning to build a chemical and automobile city in Gwadar Sources linked to CPEC project informed that Chinese authorities have already initiated paperwork on said projects which reflects their seriousness. Analysts say it would be difficult for local automobile industry to survive if China establishes […]

Past and Future of MIA GROUP of Companies

MIA Group of Companies (Pvt) Ltd deals with diversified businesses in the field of air conditioning, energy solutions, general order supplies, textile, and food chains air conditioning services through its subsidiary companies. The list of globally renowned brands/products marketed by MIA Group include:- a. Daikin: Japan and Malaysia (Unitary Products) b. Acson: Malaysia (Unitary Products) […]

Stage-I Dasu Project Awarded to Chinese Firm

Construction of main civil works of stage-I of Dasu hydropower project which will have an installed capacity of 2160MW with six units ( 360 MW each), has been awarded to the Chinese company China Gezhouba Group Company (CGGC). For this, Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) signed two agreements worth Rs 179.4 billion with the […]