Pakistan and China signed a memorandum of understanding for the Bunji Dam in The accord was signed between the Ministry of Water. We led a pre-feasibility study for a new metre-high concrete face rockfill dam which would generate up to 5, MW. The first phase established a. The MOU for the Bunji Hydropower Project, another gigantic project being As of May 11, , the dam has not begun construction, although WAPDA has.

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The officials said acquisition of land for construction of Diamer-Bhasha Dam also came under discussion at the meeting. He said from some of Chinese cities, daj takes over three weeks for the export material to reach the nearest port.

We would be glad to help Pakistan to overcome their power shortage by setting up solar power projects there, he said.

ONE has to look harder and harder to discern the economic message and direction of the government. The business leaders rejected Indian assertions over construction of Bunji and Dzm dams and said that the water reservoirs are being constructed with the consent of the people of region. The two countries will also exchange information related to therapeutic drugs, latest trends and techniques, respective laws and regulations and list of registered manufacturers and wholesalers.

Meanwhile, President Zardari Saturday said China is worlds next superpower for trade and investment and a place for the world to learn a lesson. The political party landscape remains wracked with judicial complications and ongoing accountability pressures.

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Which stories saw the the biggest audience in the last 12 months? We need solar power for individual housing units and I want the Chinese to carry out study in Pakistan, bknji President remarked after the presentation. BOTH decision and timing are scarcely believable and will surely give more ammunition to those quarters denouncing Dear reader, online ads enable us to deliver the journalism you value. Pakistan, he added, has plenty of sun available throughout the year and these solar units are best suited to the environment.


Zardari, Pakistans ambassador in China Masood Khan and senior Chinese officials witnessed the signing ceremony. Future generations of the two countries should cherish the bonds of friendship that Pakistan and China enjoy.

The decision was taken at a meeting attended by Wapda chairman and the Gilgit-Baltistan chief secretary in Lahore, officials said. Inauguration ceremony of Mohmand dam postponed.

December 31, Economic direction? Later, Yang Liyou said his company specializes in small solar power units for homes and industries and bigger generating units which are upto 20 megawatts.

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Zardari said he would like the company to come to Pakistan and start small and medium sized solar power generating units, as they are not only cheap but also less costly to maintain. He said Presidents visit to the province will give a fresh impetus to Pakistan-Zhejiang relations in the fields of agriculture, fisheries, businesses, infrastructure development, light industry and textiles. Dear reader, please upgrade to the latest version of IE to have a better reading experience.

He recalled that bunjk solid foundation of Pak-China relationship was laid by late Zulfikar Ali Bhutto when he was dqm foreign minister. Please support us by taking a moment to turn off Adblock on Dawn. Updated December 30, Prisoner accord If Pakistan hopes to bring back to own prisons people sentenced abroad, it is even more reason to reform jail system.

The President while mentioning that his son was warmly received during the Beijing Olympics said: Pakistan must own the FATF project.


Chinese progress is becoming a lesson for the world to look at. Zardari recalled his last visit to China in February when he also went to see the Three Gorges Dam project, and said that Pakistan has lot of potential for construction of hydel power projects on its rivers for which it needed their assistance and expertise.

GB team wins Naltar ski championship. Which stories saw the the biggest audience in the last 12 months? In a statement issued here Dwm the two prominent businessmen reminded India that Gilgit-Baltistan had never been part of United India. Masood said Bunji dam, one of the eighth hydel projects shortlisted for construction in the four provinces by WAPDA, would have a capacity of generating 7, MW of electricity.

Meanwhile, President Zardari sought Chinese assistance in hydel, thermal and solar power generation to overcome Pakistans power crisis and invited Chinese companies to carry out feasibility study bunni the country. Inauguration ceremony of Mohmand dam postponed. Updated December 30, Pressure on the press A government-controlled body to run the affairs of newspapers is not in sync with the modern concepts of rule.

Updated December 30, Prisoner accord If Pakistan hopes to bring back to own prisons people sentenced abroad, it is even more reason to reform jail system.

It is the futures superpower in terms of investment and trade, Zardari said. In a meeting with Zardari, President Zhejiang Zhengtai Solar Energy Science and Technology Company Yang Liyou said his company was ready to carry out solar power generation in Pakistan as it has plenty of sunlight available throughout the year.