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Pakistan: Karachi Port Trust in Hot Waters Over PDWCP

The Karachi Port Trust (KPT) is in hot waters as a sub-committee of the senate’s standing committee ...

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Committee Questions Constitutional Legitimacy of Pakistan Deep Water Container Port

The sub-committee of the Senate’s Standing Committee on Ports and Shipping has questioned the consti...

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Completion of Pakistan Deep Water Container Port Scheduled for 2013

Pakistan Deep Water Container Port project is expected to be completed by the end of 2013 or early 2...

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Planning Commission of Pakistan Announces Completion of Key Projects

Planning Commission of Pakistan has announced completion of some key infrastructure projects funded ...

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Pakistan Deep-Water Container Port Phase 1 Completion Expected in 2013

With the completion of Pakistan Deep-Water Container Port (PDWCP) Phase 1 in 2013, the Karachi Port ...

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Pakistan: Port Qasim Becomes Deepest Port in Country, Says PQA Chairman

The Port Qasim Authority (PQA), which handles more than 38 percent of the sea borne trade of the cou...

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Nullah Lai Dredging Nears Completion (Pakistan)

The citizens particularly living in low-lying areas of the city and near nullahs were urged not to t...

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Pakistan: Karachi Port in Development Mode

Karachi Port has achieved the draft level of 12.5 meters yet another milestone in the incessant deve...

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Wilhelmsen Ships Service Pakistan, Karachi Port Trust Ink Chemicals Contract

World-leading maritime services provider Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) has signed its first contrac...

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Pakistan: Manchar Lake Needs Dredging

The Manchar Lake is being destroyed by dumping waste water into it. BY Z.H. EFFENDI (dawn) [mappress...

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WAPDA Signs Agreement for Tarbela Reservoir Sediment Study (Pakistan)

An agreement was signed between Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) and a joint v...

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Karachi Shipyard Bags New Deals (Pakistan)

The News reported that Karachi Shipyard & Engineering Works Limited aims to get back on its feet...

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Pakistan: Nullah Leh Dredging Starts Next Month

The Water and Sanitation Agency (Wasa) will start work on desilting and dredging of Nullah Leh in th...

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Pakistan: Karachi Port Trust Yet to File Environmental Impact Assessment on Deep-Water Container Port Project

The Karachi Port Trust has not yet submitted the environmental impact assessment (EIA) report of its...

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DP World’s New Terminal at Port Qasim in Pakistan Opens for Business

The opening of Terminal 2, the major expansion of DP World Karachi, will take capacity at Port Qasim...

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Pakistan: Karachi Deep Sea Container Terminal Project Violates Standards

The most expensive residential area of Marine Drive Clifton and the Karachi’s oil piers are endanger...

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Pakistan: Government to Support Ports and Shipping Industry

Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani said Tuesday that the government will continue to support port...

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Pakistan: Dredging Firms Drag CCP, PQA to Court

A consortium of three international dredging companies, recently penalised by the CCP with Rs 50 mil...

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