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Pioneering Zhongshan pursuing quality development, seizing strategic opportunities

ZHONGSHAN, China, Nov. 16, 2019 /Xinhua-AsiaNet/ — All sectors of society in China commemorated the 153rd anniversary of Sun Yat-sen’s birth in various forms on November 12, 2019. A memorial ceremony of the great national hero, who pioneered China’s democratic revolution, was held in the Museum of the Former Residence of Dr. Sun Yat-sen in […]

Roads closed in Kaghan, Upper Kohistan, Timergara and Haripur due to land sliding

In Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, roads are closed in Kaghan, Upper Kohistan, Timergara and Haripur due to land sliding and torrential rains today.According to Relief and Rehabilitation Department, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, efforts are underway to reopen these roads fo…

Gwadar Shipyard project would create new job opportunities: Jam Kamal

Balochistan Chief Minister Jam Kamal Khan says completion of Gwadar Shipyard project would lead to creation of new job opportunities in the province.In a tweet on Saturday, he said it would also help revive Balochistan’s economy.The Chief Minister said…

Survey to be conducted to access losses to crops in Thar: Sindh Revenue Minister

Sindh Minister for Revenue and Relief Makhdoom Mehboob ul Zaman has said that a summary will be moved to the Provincial cabinet meeting for a compreshensive compensation of affected families of rain and lightening Tharparker.He said this while talking …

Martyred soldier laid to rest in Attock

Sepoy Haidar Ali of Pak Army who embraced martyrdom in Bagh Sector Azad Kashmir has been laid to rest in village Thatta of Attock district with full military honour.A smartly dressed contingent of Pak Army presented general salute to the martyr.Floral …

Minorities enjoy full rights in province: KP Governor

Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Shah Farman says minorities in the province are enjoying complete and equal rights.Speaking at a news conference in Peshawar on Saturday, he strongly rejected the baseless propaganda about nationalization of Edwardes College…

Pakistan Loses 9% of its GDP to Climate Change and Air Pollution: Malik Amin

Prime Minister’s adviser on Climate Change, Malik Amin Aslam, says that Pakistan is facing major losses due to air pollution and climate change.Amin said that these challenges are causing an annual loss of 9% to the GDP. A decade ago, climate change an…

World Bank’s IFC Finances Pakistan’s Super Six Wind Power Project

International Finance Corporation, a member of the World Bank Group, has led the financing of a first-of-its-kind program to build six wind power projects in Pakistan called the Super Six.With a total investment of $450 million, Super Six will help del…