Pakistan hands over 2000 acres to China in Gwadar port city
Pakistan hands over 2000 acres to China in Gwadar port city

Pakistan and China have signed a deal to acquire the usage rights to more than 2,000 acres of land for a Chinese company.

Pak to declare strategic Gwadar port duty-free

 Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today said the strategic Chinese-run Gwadar deep sea port on the Arabian Sea would be declared a duty-free port.

Pakistani politicians decry "unfair" change to China corridor

Politicians in Pakistan complained on Wednesday that a plan for projects worth $46 billion to be built with Chinese funding has been unfairly changed to the disadvantage of two provinces.

Pak media hails Chinese investments as 'game-changer'

 Pakistan media today hailed the launch of the ambitious USD 46-billion economic corridor with China as "game-changer", as they gave extensive coverage to Chinese President Xi Jinping's maiden visit to the country.

China-Pak agreement a cause for worry for India: Defence expert

Defence expert Lieutenant General (retired) Raj Kadyan has said that the agreement between China and Pakistan is a cause for worry as far as India is concerned, adding that the project will be of commercial as well as strategic importance for Beijing.

Chinese naval ships to use Gwadar port after Colombo snub

 Pakistan's Gwadar port which has been taken over by a Chinese firm could guarantee maintenance and supply for China's naval ships in the Indian Ocean after the new Sri Lankan government declined permission for Chinese vessels to dock in the country.

China funding development of Gwadar Port in Pakistan: Antony

China is funding the development of the Gwadar Port in Pakistan, Defence Minister A K Antony said on Wednesday.

Gwadar Port, Economic Corridor tops Sharif`s agenda in China

Ahead of his first foreign trip after assuming office, Nawaz Sharif has said that clinching the proposed economic corridor linking the strategic Gwadar Port with China`s Xinjiang province, would top his agenda in Beijing.

China takes over operational control of Pakistan`s Gwadar Port

China has successfully taken over the operational control of Pakistan`s Gwadar Port.

Pakistan Navy beefs up security at Gwadar Port, western coast

The commissioning ceremony was held on Thursday in the presence of the Vice Chief of Naval Staff Vice Admiral Muhammad Shafiq.

Outrage in Balochistan as Pak hands over `vast tracts` of land to China

Baloch leaders say is handing over vast tracts of land to its military and political ally China, and add there is growing sense of outrage over Beijing increasing its footprint in troubled province.

Chinese military denies strategy to encircle India

The Chinese military said the apprehensions that it plans to encircle India with a "string of pearls strategy" by establishing naval bases in the region including Pakistan`s Gwadar Port was "totally groundless".

Gwadar port handover to China breaches Pak Constitution, claim Baloch leaders

Livid over Islamabad`s decision to hand over the financially struggling Gwadar port to a Chinese company, Baloch leaders are now turning to the Constitution to drive their point home.

Gwadar deal conducive to maintaining regional stability: China

A day after taking over the management of Pakistan`s strategic Gwadar port, China on Tuesday said the move was "conducive" to maintaining regional stability and development and enhance bilateral cooperation.

Pakistan hands over Gwadar port to China’s firm

Pakistan`s President Asif Ali Zardari said hand over of the strategic Gwadar deep sea port would give new impetus to Pakistan-China relations.

China douses India’s concerns of taking control of Pak’s Gwadar Port

Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan, Liu Jian has asserted that no one should be worried or annoyed by Pakistan’s handing over Gwadar Port to China.

Chinese presence at Gwadar port a matter of concern: Antony

Pakistan`s decision to hand over strategic Gwadar port to China is a matter of "serious concern" for India, Defence Minister A K Antony said.

No need to overreact on Pakistan`s Gwadar port: Khurshid

India said there was no need to "overreact" to issues like Pakistan transferring the management of the strategic Gwadar port from Singapore to China.

Pakistan’s Cabinet approves Gwadar port transfer to China

China wants to use the Gwadar port for commercial and defence purposes, which will undermine US influence in the Arabian Sea.

Pak govt approves handing over Gwadar port to China

The Pakistan government approved the transfer of the management of the strategic Gwadar deep sea port from Singapore to China.