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CPEC mega project of friendship, economic development between two countries: Qadir

Urdu Point 27 May 2023
He said that there was a plan to lay a railway line from Gwadar to Kashgar next year, apart from this, work was also being done on the goal of completing the Karachi Circular Railway, energy, agriculture, science and technology, and many other infrastructure projects.

U.S. Ambassador Blome highlights U.S.-Pakistan "Green Alliance" framework

Urdu Point 26 May 2023
KARACHI, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 26th May, 2023 ) .U.S. Ambassador Donald Blome visited Thatta, Jhimpir, and Karachi to highlight the U.S.-Pakistan "Green Alliance" framework and further strengthen the bilateral partnership between our two countries ... " During his visit to Karachi, Ambassador Blome toured a U.S.

KE urged for uninterrupted power supply to pumping stations

Urdu Point 15 May 2023
Sindh Energy Minister Imtiaz Ahmed ... KARACHI, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 15th May, 2023 ).Sindh Energy Minister Imtiaz Ahmed Sheikh Monday urged K-Electric to ensure uninterrupted power supply to pumping stations of water supply and drainage systems.

Article: Comparing Diplomatic Behavior: SCO Meeting Goa vs. Trilateral Meeting Islamabad

Kashmir Media Service 13 May 2023
... and reaffirmed their commitment to high-quality development of CPEC and noted the steady progress of projects, with a focus on advancing the ML-1 project and the Karachi Circular Railway, as well as cooperation in agriculture, science and technology, IT, and renewable energy.

Our votes will elect next Karachi mayor, PTI reminds PPP

Dawn 09 May 2023
Energy minister congratulates Sindh Assembly on PPP’s victory in by-polls ... KARACHI. The Sindh Assembly on Monday was echoed with heated arguments between lawmakers belonging to the ruling Pakistan Peoples Party and opposition Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf over Sunday’s by-elections on remaining union committees of Karachi.

KATI president suggests use of renewable energy for reducing electricity cost

Urdu Point 05 May 2023
KARACHI, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 5th May, 2023 ) .President Korangi Association of Trade and Industry (KATI), Faraz-ur-Rehman, on Friday, suggested K-Electric shift its power generation to low-cost energy sources to reduce electricity prices ... of Karachi, he said.

Prominent businessman from UAE calls on Acting Governor Sindh

Urdu Point 05 May 2023
Acting Governor Sindh said that investments in health, education, and energy sectors in Karachi, the economic hub of the country, are available with incentives under ease of doing business ... Lootah, also expressed his company's intentions to install a power plant in Karachi while establishing of a universityis also under�consideration.

Lucky Cement achieves highest-ever profit

Urdu Point 02 May 2023
Following the successful completion of the 34 MW solar power project, the Company remains steadfast in its philosophy of creating value through investments in clean energy, has completed commercial negotiations for the 25 MW Solar Power Project at Karachi Plant and procurement process for the necessary equipment and materials has commenced.

Counting error: Why Pakistan’s first-ever digital census may be an exercise in futility

Dawn 01 May 2023
The PBS clarified that individuals who have lived in Karachi for six months or plan to stay for the next six months will be counted as residents of the city ... One of the biggest controversies is that the population of Karachi, the country’s largest city and industrial hub, is still hotly contested.

SHC directs energy dept to pay all outstanding power dues of Karachi Bar Association

The News International 30 Apr 2023
The Sindh High Court (SHC) has directed the provincial energy department to make payment of all outstanding electricity dues of the Karachi Bar Association (KBA) and made clear that in case any hindrance was created by government departments in clearing the dues, it would be tantamount to defiance of the court order.

Pakistan sees inflation reaching new high in April

Gulf News 29 Apr 2023
Karachi. Pakistan said inflation in April may accelerate to a record after increases in food and energy prices and a depreciation in the currency ... Read more ... The government has increased taxes and energy prices to meet the International Monetary Fund’s conditions for the revival of a $6.5 billion bailout program ... .

Sindh working on plan to overcome power shortage in summer, says Imtiaz Shaikh

The News International 27 Apr 2023
This was stated by Sindh Energy Minister Imtiaz Ahmad Shaikh as he spoke to media persons at his office on Wednesday ... He disclosed that solar panels had been installed at 37 large public hospitals and the Karachi Press Club to increase electricity generation in the province on the basis of clean energy sources.

G7 ministers set big new targets for solar and wind capacity

Reuters 16 Apr 2023
SAPPORO, Japan, April 16 (Reuters) - The Group of Seven rich nations on Sunday set big new targets for solar power and offshore wind capacity, agreeing to speed up renewable energy development and move toward a quicker phase-out of fossil fuels ... "We will drastically increase electricity generated by renewable energies," they said.

Sindh cabinet approves establishment of Electric Power Regulatory Authority

Urdu Point 12 Apr 2023
... equity and eliminate energy poverty in the province. KARACHI, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 12th Apr, 2023 ).Sindh Cabinet has approved to establish the Sindh Electric Power Regulatory Authority (SEPRA) to improve energy equity and eliminate energy poverty in the province.

Meeting held to discuss CPEC projects after Ahsan Iqbal's key visit to China

Urdu Point 10 Apr 2023
Chief Economist Nadeem Javaid also requested strong support from the NDRC and other relevant Chinese government institutions to advance the implementation of important projects like Main-Line (ML-1), Karachi Circular Railway (KCR) and key energy projects in line with the consensus reached between the leadership of the two countries.

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