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China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC)

China Asks Pakistan To Create Enabling Conditions For Chinese Nationals Working For CPEC

Nov 17, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

As the slow pace of construction and security concerns are bothering the Chinese nationals working for the CPEC, China advised Pakistan to create 'enabling conditions' for the same.

Pakistan: Three Tehrik-i-Talibam Terrorists Killed In Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Oct 21, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Pakistan authorities claimed that the wanted militant Hizbullah was among the three killed militants.

Before Granting USD 6 Billion Loan To Pak For Rail Project, China Seeks Additional Guarantees

It was surprising for us when China raised the issue of additional guarantees during the meeting, a senior Pakistani official who was part of the meeting said.

China's Pullback In Ladakh Pause In Game Of Checkmate; Time India Plans Strategy For Northern Borders

Jul 25, 2020 Gurdip Singh Uban

In Ladakh, both sides had agreed to a phased withdrawal and the creation of buffer zones with limits of patrolling to avoid any further clashes. As events are playing out, it is evident that China is dragging its feet on a pullback beyond symbolic gestures.

China Pakistan FTA-2: A New Regional Hub For Cotton Garments In The Offing?

Pakistan’s government targets raising the country’s textile and clothing exports from USD 13.5 billion in 2018 to USD 25 billion by 2025.

20 February, 2020

China Has Realised It Can't Back Pakistan 'All The Time': Army Chief Naravane

Outlook Web Bureau

Speaking on the situation in Jammu and Kashmir, Gen Naravane said terror incidents have seen a downturn and the Army is maintaining pressure on terror groups.

22 November, 2019

Ask Tough Questions To China On CPEC: US Urges Pakistan


The China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is a planned network of roads, railways and energy projects linking China's resource-rich Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region with Pakistan's strategic Gwadar Port on the Arabian Sea.

06 November, 2019

China, Pakistan To Further Cooperation In Various Fields Under CPEC


Pakistani Minister of Planning, Development and Reforms Khusro Bakhtiar on Tuesday said that this year was a significant year for CPEC as several significant milestones were achieved or will be achieved by the end of the year, Xinhua reported.

06 October, 2019

Preparations In Full Swing As Mamallapuram Gears Up For PM Modi, Xi Jinping Meet


Heritage monuments, including the Shore Temple, Five Rathas, Arjuna's Penance, also known as the descent of the Ganges and Krishna's Butterball, besides the lighthouse, are being spruced up.

03 October, 2019

Pak PM Imran Khan To Visit China Next Week To Revive Stalled CPEC Projects


The CPEC-flagship project of President Xi Jinping-become a major irritant in India-China relations as the infrastructure project traverses through PoK

10 September, 2019

CPEC In Indian Territory, Illegally Occupied By Pakistan: MEA After Pak-China Statement On Kashmir

Outlook Web Bureau

China said it reaffirmed its support for Pakistan on the Kashmir issue and said that it opposed any unilateral actions that could complicate the regional situation.


14 March, 2019

Why China Blocked Masood Azhar's Terror Listing At UNSC

Pranay Sharma

There can be little doubt that China’s stocks at this juncture in the Indian public domain, is at the lowest.

07 November, 2018

'Offering Assistance To Best Of Our Capacity': China Refuses To Reveal Details Of Financial Help To Pakistan

Outlook Web Bureau

Pakistan's Finance Minister Asad Umar who accompanied Imran Khan said on Tuesday that China had promised at the highest level to help through an assistance package to tide over the crisis but did not reveal the amount.

02 November, 2018

As Imran Khan Meets Xi Jingping, China Expected To Grant $ 6 Billion In Aid To Pakistan

Outlook Web Bureau

This is the second USD 6 billion package which Imran Khan has managed to obtain in the last few weeks as Pakistan reeled under severe financial crisis.

23 July, 2018

Financial Crisis Hits Many CPEC Projects In Pak As Cheques Bounce

Outlook Web Bureau

The contractors have stopped work on several projects of the CPEC after their cheques worth over Rs. 5 billion bounced.

26 April, 2018

Modi- Xi's Meeting To Be 'Informal', 'Friendly', Doklam, CPEC May Not Be Discussed

Outlook Web Bureau

The meeting comes at a time when two sides are looking to "reset" ties, which suffered during the two-month Doklam standoff last year.

15 April, 2018

India Stays Neutral, Says Won't Take Sides In US-China Trade Spat

Outlook Web Bureau

Asked whether the US-China trade spat is advantageous to India, he said, "If war happens, elephants fight and grass gets affected. We are part of the grass. We don't want that”.


31 October, 2017

Make J&K A Trade Corridor To Central Asia: State Finance Minister Haseeb Drabu

Outlook Web Bureau

Drabu addressed a special session at the summit on investment opportunities in Jammu and Kashmir

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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