1100 MW K2 Nuclear plant connected to National grid

The Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission (PAEC) has announced that it has connected the 1,100MW Karachi Nuclear Power Plant Unit-2 (K-2) to the national grid. K-2 is one of the two similar under-construction nuclear power plants (NPPs) located near Karachi. The other one, K-3, is also in completion phase and is expected to be operational by […]

PM Imran khan inaugurates 3 tunnels at Swat Motorway

Prime Minister Imran Khan has inaugurated three tunnels at Swat motorway. The inauguration of these tunnels signifies the completion of the first phase of Swat motorway. The PM was received by Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Mahmood Khan and Director General of Frontier Works Organization Major General Kamal Azfar on his arrival. While briefing the prime […]

Canal road widening project on the cards

The government has decided to complete the widening of Canal road from Harbanspura to Bambawali-Ravi-Bedian (BRB) canal and make 3 lanes of road on both sides. According to sources the project for widening of canal road from Harbanspura to BRB canal has been approved at an estimated cost of Rs. 2.8 billion and will be […]

Kuwaiti investment invited in CPEC

Pakistan has invited Kuwait to exploit the potential of investment opportunities available in Pakistan under China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), particularly in the tax free Special Economic Zones (SEZs). This invitation was extended by Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi to the visiting Foreign Minister and Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs of Kuwait Ahmed Nasser Al-Sabah […]

9 Broadband Projects approved

The Federal Secretary for Ministry of IT and Telecommunication & Chairman of USF Board, Shoaib Ahmad Siddiqui has chaired the 76th Board of Directors meeting of USF. The Universal Service Fund (USF) Board has approved 09 projects of worth around Rs8.15 billion to provide high speed mobile broadband services. The targeted population is around 7.59 […]