‘Rising discontent against CPEC in Pakistan’

‘Rising discontent against CPEC in Pakistan’

The International Crisis Group has reported widespread discontent with the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) among the local people over issues like inadequate employment and the overbearing presence of the military in civilian life along the 2,700km corridor.

CPEC Power Projects: China Goes Harsh On Pak

CPEC Power Projects: China Goes Harsh On Pak

Pakistan is to immediately address the timely payment of electricity charges in power projects under $50 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). The decision was taken in the recently held 7th joint cooperation committee (JCC) meeting, the Dawn reported.

CPEC Funds Halted: More Than What Meets The Eye

CPEC Funds Halted: More Than What Meets The Eye

China’s decision to temporarily halt the supply of funds with respect to the construction of three roads, part of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project, is more than what meets the eye, says a report by the Amsterdam-based think-tank and policy research institution

Responding To The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor Challenge

Responding To The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor Challenge

The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) has been attracting a lot of attention lately and for all the wrong reasons. Pakistan has reportedly rejected China’s offer of assistance for the $14 billion Diamer-Bhasha Dam, asking Beijing to take the project out of the $60 billion CPEC so that Pakistan can build the dam on its own.