China Pakistan Economic Corridor - updates

Rappler's latest stories on China Pakistan Economic Corridor


At a forgotten Pakistan port, China paves a new Silk Road

Oct 25, 2017 - 3:27 PM

Pakistan's Gwadar port is an unlikely crown jewel in a multi-billion-dollar development project with China aimed at constructing a 21st century Silk Road

PROMISE OF PROGRESS. In this photograph taken on October 4, 2017, a Pakistani naval personnel stands guard near a ship carrying containers at Gwadar Port. Amelie Herenstein/AFP

China's Xi heads to Islamabad to unveil $46B investment

Apr 20, 2015 - 8:34 AM

Beijing hopes to ramp up investments in Pakistan as part of its ambitions to expand its trade and transport footprint across Central and South Asia

'ALL WEATHER, TIME TESTED' Vehicles pass a billboard featuring Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif (R), Chinese President Xi Jinping (C) and his Pakistani counterpart Mamnoon Hussain (L), ahead of Xi Jinping's visit to the country, in Islamabad, Pakistan, 17 April 2015. Sohail Shahzad/EPA