Tag Archives: Gwadar

Pakistan’s system of transport modes needs mending

Pakistan’s system of transport modes needs mending

*Gwadar and Thar coal surely put Pakistan in the ranks of a developed nation *Intra-transport shortcomings, capacity deficiencies, obsolete laws and rules must be resolved *Pakistan maritime sector needs investment and policy changes Interview with Mr Majyd Aziz – – …

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Evaluation of Gwadar Port

Evaluation of Gwadar Port

Analysis of Economic Survey of Pakistan FY2021 showed that Gwadar Port is about 630 km away from Karachi and 120 km from the Iranian border. The Port is placed on the shores of the Arabian Sea in Balochistan. It is …

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Balochistan has cultural outlook for trade boom

Balochistan has cultural outlook for trade boom

Gwadar’s development opening opportunities for other cities to grow Interview with Sardar Shoukat Popalzai – President, Balochistan Economic Forum PAGE: Which sectors of economy need investment in Balochistan? Sardar Shoukat Popalzai: Balochistan is the largest province of Pakistan covering 47% of …

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Govt’s current role likely strengthen FDI flow

Govt’s current role likely strengthen FDI flow

Stable and inclusive govt in Kabul may open ways for foreign investment Interview with Hamad Rasool Bhullar – an analyst PAGE: Tell me something about yourself, please: HRB: I am currently working with a large public sector organization. With respect to the …

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Pakistan – Yes we can

Pakistan-Yes we can2

Pakistan is celebrating its 75th independence day with full zeal and enthusiasm. Seventy five years, yes seventy five years full of roller coaster ride, so many ups and downs. Journey started from virtually nothing to one of the most modern …

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The future of Gwadar

The future of Gwadar

In December, 2020, the 5th meeting of the Joint Working Group on Gwadar, which includes, representatives of multiple Ministries from Pakistan and their counterparts in the Chinese Government, reviewed the progress of up gradation of Gwadar and showed satisfaction over …

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Possibility of affordable housing

Possibility of affordable housing

*Mera Pakistan Mera Ghar buzzword a three-pronged benefits for country’s homeless population Poor access to affordable housing results in unequal home ownership: proprietorship remains concentrated in the top income bracket, leaving a limited supply of housing for low-income households. Housing …

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Ample investment prospects in Balochistan

Ample investment prospects in Balochistan

Constituting 44 percent of the country’s total landmass, Balochistan still remains underdeveloped province. It is rich in natural resources. It is strategically located on the confluence of South, west and Central Asia. The province presents wider prospects for local and …

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Mega CPEC –a battle of economic supremacy on the horizon

Mega CPEC –a battle of economic supremacy on the horizon

Interview with Sardar Shoukat Popalzai – President, Balochistan Economic Forum PAKISTAN & GULF ECONOMIST had an exclusive conversation with Sardar Shoukat Popalzai about CPEC. Excerpts of the conversation are as follows: CPEC – Regional integrator with greater opportunity provider for the …

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