Pakistan nuclear plant

Pakistan PM inaugurates Chinese-assisted nuclear power plant

Power-starved Pakistan today received a major boost as a China-backed 340 MW nuclear power plant in its Punjab province was inaugurated by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif who termed it as a milestone in the government's efforts to end the menace of load shedding.

Dec 28, 2016, 16:07 PM IST

China commits $6.5 billion for Pakistani nuclear project

China has committed $6.5 billion to finance the construction of a major nuclear power project in Pakistan`s port city of Karachi as it seeks to strengthen ties with its strategic partner, Pakistani officials said.

Dec 24, 2013, 13:59 PM IST

Pak raises 25,000-strong force to protect nuclear arsenal

Pakistan has raised a 25,000-strong special force and put in place extensive measures to protect and manage its strategic assets, including its nuclear arsenal, Finance Minister Ishaq Dar said on Saturday.

Jun 22, 2013, 15:54 PM IST