Pakistan relations



China Takes Over Strategic Port in Pakistan

Chinese Overseas Port Holdings Limited took over management of the Pakistani port of Gwadar on Monday, amid suspicion of China’s growing presence in the Indian Ocean. From Reuters: China financed more than 80 percent of...

India-China Model for India-Pakistan Ties

China has praised Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari’s visit to India. This praise seems to fall in line with China’s recent claim that it would stand by Pakistan ‘in all circumstances.’ Xinhua reported that the meeting...

Pakistan, China Agree to Stand By Each Other

As the rift between Pakistan and the US deepens, China has agreed to stand by Pakistan “in all circumstances.” According to The Dawn, this announcement was made in the Boao Forum for Asia, which is run by a non-profit...

China Sees A Role Amid Pakistan-U.S. Rift

News of Osama Bin Laden’s death has also revealed the tensions between the U.S.-Pakistani government. China sees this as a strategic opportunity to step in and pursue closer relations with Pakistan. China’s ultimate...

China to Sell Outdated Nuclear Reactors to Pakistan

Despite recent efforts to half its own nuclear plant projects, spokeswoman Jiang Yu says China will still export nuclear technology to Pakistan. From Voice of America: As for Pakistan, though, she [Jiang Yu] said only that China...

Pakistani Coin to Mark China’s 60th Anniversary

To celebrate the closeness of Sino-Pakistani political, economic and cultural relations, Pakistan will issue a 10-rupee coin to commemorate China’s 60th anniversary: The decision comes within days after Pakistan began...

Invest in Pakistan, Zardari Tells China

The Times of India reports that Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari has been urging the Chinese government to invest in Pakistan, offering his country’s ports for Chinese trade: “Pakistan can be a transit to...



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