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China–Pakistan Economic Corridor (Chinese: 中国-巴基斯坦经济走廊; Urdu: پ...

wikipedia - 13 Nov 2016
China–Pakistan Economic Corridor (Chinese: 中国-巴基斯坦经济走廊; Urdu: پاكستان-چین اقتصادی راہداری‎; also known by the acronym CPEC) is an under-construction $54 billion economic corridor in Pakistan, that aims to connect Gwadar Port in southwestern Pakistan with Xinjiang in far-western China. The project is a collection of various infrastructure and energy projects, and includes the establishment of special economic zones. On 13 November 2016, CPEC became partly operational when Chinese cargo was
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Saudi Arabia agrees to join the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor

Hindustan Times - 22 Sep 2018
Pakistan has said Saudi Arabia has agreed to join the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor and invest in its infrastructure and industrial projects. The agreement was reached during Prime Minister Imran Khan's meetings with the Saudi leadership during his ...
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Pakistan: Saudi Arabia to Invest in China-Backed Initiative

STRATFOR - 21 Sep 2018
A key corridor of China's sprawling Belt and Road Initiative just got a new partner. On Sept. 20, Pakistan's Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry announced that Saudi Arabia has agreed to invest $10 billion in the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC ...
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'Pakistan should replicate the Chinese anti-corruption model'

Daily Times - 22 Sep 2018
An effective agency to fight corruption will prove more beneficial than the China Pakistan Economic Corridor and it is more important than making nuclear weapons or any other thing, Islamabad Chamber of Small Traders Patron Shahid Rasheed Butt said.
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Pakistan's Debt May Be an Opportunity in Disguise

The National Interest Online - 23 Sep 2018
Pakistan's future ability to service China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) debt will shape the country's future solvency. China's history of exploitative lending raises questions about the economic benefits of CPEC. Beijing has taken advantage of ...
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China To Extend Economic Corridor To West Of Pakistan

NDTV - 10 Sep 2018
China has already invited Afghanistan -- west to Pakistan -- to join the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). Iran, which is located further west, has expressed interest in joining the project. The over $50 billion project -- a key component of ...
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In Pakistan, Chinese money grapples with a Karachi-Lahore divide

South China Morning Post - 16 Sep 2018
Eleven years on, as a new Pakistani government led by World Cup-winning cricket captain Imran Khan settles in, West-dependent interests are leading the pushback against the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), the US$62 billion showcase project ...
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Suicide attack in Balochistan wake-up call for China and Pakistan

Economic Times - 29 Aug 2018
The recent suicide attack on Chinese engineers working on the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project in Balochistan poses a challenge to the Imran Khan government as well as Pakistan Army and signifies a risk that the project faces in a ...
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China, Pakistan Pledge To Complete Economic Corridor

NDTV - 09 Sep 2018
Pakistan and China on Sunday pledged to complete the multi-billion dollars China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) as Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi called on Prime Minister Imran Khan and expressed desire to further enhance the bilateral strategic ...
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Pakistan criticises China over treatment of ethnic Muslims

The Guardian - 21 Sep 2018
In March, lawmakers in the northern territory of Gilgit-Baltistan, part of the $62bn China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, demanded Chinese authorities release 50 Uighur women married to Pakistani men who had been detained in Xinjiang on vague terrorism ...
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Why China can't win the world with easy money

Times of India (blog) - 22 Sep 2018
In Pakistan, China is financing giant infrastructure projects called the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), costing $62 billion. Serious Pakistani analysts now fear the CPEC is a debt trap. Today, Pakistan's coffers are empty. It seeks $12 ...
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Pakistan Needs China's Help for Electricity

Wall Street Journal - 30 Aug 2018
Regarding your editorial “Another 'Belt and Road' Hostage” (Aug. 21): While it is true that Pakistan's economy appears in dire shape, it is not correct to say that the money Pakistan borrowed from Chinese banks to fund the China Pakistan Economic ...
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China-Pak should support each other 'more staunchly': Xi

Times of India - 05 Sep 2018
"In recent years, with the joint efforts made by both sides, mutual political trust is stronger, and the construction of the China-Pakistan economic corridor (CPEC) is fruitful, which has not only benefited the two countries and the two peoples, but ...
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Pakistan a Conflicted Country: Many Problems few Solutions

Times of India (blog) - 22 Sep 2018
It seems that Pakistan takes a step forward and two steps backwards every time. Conflicted by debates on good Muslim and bad Muslim; good terrorists and bad terrorists; democracy versus martial law; The Chinese Pakistan Economic Corridor being very ...

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