Belt and Road Initiative

CPEC trouble: Pakistan halts work on 3 road projects that China stopped funding

CPEC trouble: Pakistan halts work on 3 road projects that China stopped funding

Work on the road project will resume only after China hands over the money, a minister said.

Dec 12, 2017, 13:29 PM IST
China wants more control over CPEC, pushing Pakistan Army to take over: European think tank

China wants more control over CPEC, pushing Pakistan Army to take over: European think tank

Will Pakistan Army bow to Chinese pressure and take over? And will control stop with CPEC?

Dec 09, 2017, 19:47 PM IST
CPEC turns into challenge for China; entire One Belt One Road project could be at stake

CPEC turns into challenge for China; entire One Belt One Road project could be at stake

Any strains for CPEC are bound to have wide repercussions for China's attempts in other countries.

Dec 06, 2017, 20:34 PM IST
China rejects reports of trouble plaguing its Belt and Road Initiative for trade

China rejects reports of trouble plaguing its Belt and Road Initiative for trade

China on Friday denied reports that its ambitious USD 50 billion economic corridor in Pakistan as well as the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) projects in a host of other countries were bogged down with problems.

Nov 03, 2017, 17:02 PM IST

China, Pakistan vow to strengthen cooperation on science, technology

The agreement was made on Saturday during a meeting between Pakistani President Mamnoon Hussain and visiting Chinese Minister of Science and Technology Wan Gang who is here for the 18th Session of the Pakistan-China Joint Committee on Science and Technology Cooperation, reports Xinhua news agency.

Jul 09, 2017, 11:09 AM IST
India should shed 'strategic anxiety', join BRI: Chinese media

India should shed 'strategic anxiety', join BRI: Chinese media

India boycotted the BRF after sovereignty concerns over the USD 50-billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), which traverses through Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK).  

Jul 02, 2017, 18:01 PM IST
US revives New Silk Road, Indo-Pacific Economic Corridor to counter China's OBOR; India may play key role

US revives New Silk Road, Indo-Pacific Economic Corridor to counter China's OBOR; India may play key role

The US has revived two major infrastructure projects in South and Southeast Asia.

May 24, 2017, 17:36 PM IST

Pakistan captures Taliban leader blamed for three bombings in restive south-west

The arrested militant leader also encouraged an attack by a suicide bomber last year on a provincial hospital that killed at least 70 people.

May 24, 2017, 16:31 PM IST

US revives two infra projects in Asia to counter China's OBOR

Through B&R initiative, China aims to link itself with markets in Europe and Africa through Asian countries and the Indian Ocean. 

May 24, 2017, 13:07 PM IST

CPEC may fuel Indo-Pak tension: UN report

India refused an invitation to attend China`s ambitious BRI Summit held this month as opposed to the inclusion of the (CPEC) under the OBOR initiative

May 24, 2017, 11:43 AM IST

Unicef eyes cooperation with China through B&R Initiative

Calling it an "extraordinary strategic vision", Lake said the initiative offered many practical opportunities to change people`s lives, Xinhua news agency reported.

May 15, 2017, 17:19 PM IST
China's Belt and Road communique pushes open trade centred on WTO

China's Belt and Road communique pushes open trade centred on WTO

The 30 heads of states who signed the document, including China, said that they recognized the challenges the world economy faced and welcomed the initiative to improve connectivity between Asia and Europe.

May 15, 2017, 16:52 PM IST