WB to provide Rs 32.2 billion for Rs 33.600 billion CLICK project

The Executive Committee of National Economic Council (ECNEC) has approved the Competitive and Liveable City Karachi (CLICK) project at a cost of Rs 33.600 billion out of which Rs 32.200 billion will be provided by World Bank (WB) on loan. The following are main components of the project: (i) performance-based block grants to local councils […]

Chinese company offers to modernise Pakistani textile industry

Chief Executive Officer of a Chinese company-Yantai Zhonglian Industry Ms Jiang Xuelian has offered to initiate collaboration with Pakistani textile industry in order to introduce new technologies and bring improvements in this sector. The prospects of this offer were discussed at the Pak China Joint Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCJCCI) office in Lahore. Ms […]

Small scale dams to be built at Fort Munro and DG khan

The Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar chaired a meeting regarding the development projects in Punjab. During the meeting it was decided that small scale dams will be built in the areas of Fort Munro and DG Khan. These water reservoirs will provide clean drinking water to the local community. The chief minister directed that 18 […]

Dawlance enhances production capacity, starts exports to Europe

Dawlance Pakistan has become the first Pakistani brand to comply with the strict European standards and has initiated exports of home appliances to European countries. CEO of Dawlance Arcelik in Pakistan Umar Ahsan Khan informed the media that some 5000 dispensers have already been dispatched, while some quantity will be exported very soon. Dawlance Pakistan […]

CPEC JCC – Pakistan’s industries and exports revival is targeted


8th meeting of CPEC JCC held in Beijing in last decade of December 2018. Federal Minister for Planning Makhdoom Khusro Bakhtiar co-chaired the meeting with Chinese Vice Chairman of NDRC Ning Jizhe. Both sides agreed that CPEC has outgrown the neonatal phase and is now mature enough to step into the next chapter of development […]

“Plasti and Pack” and IFTECH Pakistan being held concurrently at Karachi expo centre

The 17th international exhibition of plastics, printing, ‘PLASTI & PACK’ and 16th international exhibition of food & beverage processing and packaging, ‘IFTECH Pakistan,’ commenced at the same time at Karachi expo centre. Both the events have been organised for 3 days 27th to 29th August. The event organisers Pegasus Consultancy MD Aamer Khanzada said on […]