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CPEC's Karot Hydropower Project to be completed in Apr 2022

Urdu Point 13 May 2021
... basis at an estimated cost of $1.98bn including a development cost of US$1.698bn and interest during construction of US$243m by Karot Power Company Private Ltd, comprising of M/s Three Gorges South Asia Investment Ltd (TGSAIL) and Associated Technologies (Pvt) Ltd of Pakistan.
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First CPEC hydropower project near completion, says Asim

Dawn 13 May 2021
The project is being developed on the Build-Own-Operate and Transfer (Boot) basis at an estimated cost of $1.98bn including a development cost of $1.698bn and interest during construction of $243m by Karot Power Company Private Ltd, comprising M/s Three Gorges South Asia Investment Ltd and Associated Technologies (Pvt) Ltd of Pakistan.
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The mediator: Britain’s military chief hosts Taliban talks with Pakistan and Afghanistan

The National 13 May 2021
Britain's military chief is involved in an initiative in which Pakistan's intelligence is attempting to dissuade the Taliban from launching attacks on international forces as they leave Afghanistan ... “Pakistan is trying to moderate the Taliban so the international forces aren’t forced to stay if the security situation deteriorates.
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People-to-people conversation

Dawn 13 May 2021
The Indus Water Treaty talks were held between the water commissioners of India and Pakistan in March after two years to discuss the future of hydroelectric power plants being constructed by India in occupied Kashmir, as Pakistan has the right to raise objections on the design of ...
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88pc work on first CPEC hydropower project completed: Asim Bajwa

Dawn 12 May 2021
The project is being developed on a Build-Own-Operate and Transfer (BOOT) basis at an estimated cost of $1.98bn including a development cost of $1.698bn and interest during construction of $243m by Karot Power Company Private Ltd, comprising of M/s Three Gorges South Asia Investment Ltd (TGSAIL) and Associated Technologies (Pvt) Ltd of Pakistan.
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‘No boots on the ground here’: Pakistan rules out possibility of housing US troops on ...

Russia Today 12 May 2021
We don’t intend to allow boots on the ground here, and Pakistan isn’t transferring any base (to the US)... Pakistan will protect its interests,” he added ... Speculation on such has been fueled by reports that Pakistan’s air force is constructing a new air base in the Balochistan region, where another base once housed US drones.
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Rawalpindi Ring Road project: Ex-commissioner, other officials to face the music over fraud: Firdous

Dawn 12 May 2021
LAHORE ... This group tried to frustrate the PM’s vision of protecting precious land and multi-storey building construction, she said. The special assistant said Saudi Arabia had always stood firmly with Pakistan ... Saudi aid had been given to Pakistan in every tenure, but now the aid meant for the needy was being politicised, she lamented ... .
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Challenges in the financing of low-cost housing

Dawn 10 May 2021
Pakistan’s mortgage finance to GDP ratio at 0.23pc is abnormally low compared to the South Asian average of 3.4pc ... The State Bank and the Pakistan Banks Association have recently claimed that the housing and construction loan portfolio of banks has grown by Rs54bn from July to March compared to a stagnant position in the same period last year.
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Pak-KSA ties on solid footing, says PM

The News International 10 May 2021
Prime Minister Imran Khan Sunday said Pakistan’s relations with Saudi Arabia had strengthened further adding that Pakistanis had immense emotional attachment with the kingdom, as it always stood by them in difficult times ... But, he added, Pakistan’s exports were going up and its construction industry was growing.
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Boosting connectivity with building solutions

China Daily 10 May 2021
Apart from the UAE project, the company participated in the construction of Egypt's New Administrative Capital to the east of Cairo, expressway projects in Pakistan and Algeria, helping boost regional connectivity with its building solutions and well-trained teams.
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An online award ceremony of 'Drawing Contest' for Chinese,Pakistani teens held

Urdu Point 08 May 2021
BEIJING, May 8 (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 8th May, 2021 ) .The Award Ceremony of the China (Henan) and Pakistan (Balochistan) Drawing Contest for middle school Students and the Sister School Contract Signing Ceremony was held online in Zhengzhou and Gwadar simultaneously.
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People in Gilgit-Baltistan protest during Ramzan

Beijing News 08 May 2021
Only last week, Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan had announced a PKR 370 billion development package for the region ... According to a 2018 World Bank report, despite the large-scale construction of new power plants, electric power is still not reaching up to 50 million people in Pakistan who need it.
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People in Pak's Gilgit-Baltistan protest over power cuts during Ramzan

Yahoo Daily News 08 May 2021
Gilgit-Baltistan [Pakistan], May 8 (ANI) ... Only last week, Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan had announced a PKR 370 billion development package for the region ... According to a 2018 World Bank report, despite the large-scale construction of new power plants, electric power is still not reaching up to 50 million people in Pakistan who need it.
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All-out efforts under way to control inflation: Farrukh Habib

Urdu Point 08 May 2021
FAISALABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 8th May, 2021 ) .State Minister for Information & Broadcasting Farrukh Habib said on Saturday all-out efforts were being made and the entire government machinery had been motivated to control inflation ... He said Shehbaz Sharif was attempting to flee Pakistan as he was facing jail in the country now.
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