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The Hidden China

The Hidden China

Happy Chinese New Year – the year of Rooster! While Chinese celebrated their new year (also known as Spring Festival) on 28th January 2017, most of the people outside China remained confused about this celebration. Here, I would like to share my personal experience about Chinese culture, based on my two years...

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Pakistani and Chinese kids meet, build friendships at the top of the world

Pakistani and Chinese kids meet, build friendships at the top of the world

Two groups of kids from Hunza, Gilgit-Baltistan, and China, met at the Khunzhrav border crossing, the other day, building friendships, celebrating cultures, and vowing to remain ‘friends forever’. Watch Ali Ahmad’s exclusive report

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KKH Re-Alignment: 94% work on the project completed so far, remaining to be completed by Sep. 25 this year

KKH Re-Alignment: 94% work on the project completed so far, remaining to be completed by Sep. 25 this year

The project included realignment of the road, construction of 5 tunnels with total length of 7.12 km, 78 culverts and 2 bridges. The total contract amount was 275.06 million US dollar. The  achieved progress on this project is 4% ahead of the scheduled progress. Asghar Khan & Zulfiqar Ali Khan...

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A corridor of success

A corridor of success

DR. AHMAD RASHID MALIK The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is a “corridor of success”. After about two years of conflicting and opposing views on the CPEC, especially on the route alignment choices, the All-Particles Conference (APC) gave unflinching support and evolved a consensus on the multi-billion project in a meeting held...

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Gilgit-Baltistan quagmire

Gilgit-Baltistan quagmire

Tahir Mehdi THE first Gilgit-Baltistan Assembly completed its tenure on Dec 10 last year. The prime minister appoin­ted a caretaker chief minister the same day. The presidential order of 2009 that had instituted a new governance system in this long ignored area did not provide for such appointment, so the...

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