Gwadar port is situated on the shores of the arabian sea in the city of gwadar, located in the pakistani province of balochistanthe port is located 533 km from pakistan's largest city, karachi, and is approximately 120 km from the iranian border. Jamaldini said that the gwadar port is very significant for balochistan and entire pakistan, as it has the great potentials to become the second big port city after karachi and rise as one of the country's commercial, financial and economic centres. The ministry of ports and shipping and gwadar port authority initiated the project of building a modern civic centre building in the heart of the gwadar city to set a model for the upcoming buildings in the future and to develop the underprivileged area of gwadar in particular and balochistan in general. The balochistan point is an online english newspaper from balochistan, launched on october 16, 2010 the balochistan point is an online newspaper and works without any bias towards any race, religion or political ideology.
The gwadar port will bring about economic and political gains in the regional and international politics author is a visiting lecturer in international islamic university, islamabad published in the balochistan point on september 21, 2014. Pakistan and china say developing the arabian sea port of gwadar, in pakistan's southwestern province of balochistan, will promote trade throughout central asia. Below is an article published by the international news: the federal government should cancel the agreement with the singapore port for running the gwadar port and hand it over to the balochistan government as part of its efforts to provide a healing touch to balochs, said state minister for ports and shipping nabeel gabol on monday.
Gwadar (گوادر) is a port city on the southwestern coast of pakistan's balochistan province where the arabian sea meets the persian gulf just outside the strait of hormuz near key shipping routes in and out of the persian gulf. Abdul rahim, who works for the gwadar development authority, under the provincial government of balochistan, said climate change is playing a role in gwadar's thirst. The cpec and gwadar port are expected to usher in a new era of industrial development in balochistan balochistan possesses enormous industrial potential in key sectors- agriculture, livestock, fisheries and minerals. This site uses only session 3rd party cookies if you dont change browser settings you agree with it.
Balochistan is an impoverished region beleaguered by insurgency and ethnic strife but it is rich in resources and it occupies an increasingly vital geo-strategic position as a result, balochistan has been the focus of massive infrastructural projects. This feature is not available right now please try again later. It is a part of balochistan province and its population is not too much this province of pakistan is least populated area which contains the deserts and mountains in the year 2007 the government of pakistan gave its charge to a singapore's company (psa port operations) for next 25 years.
It starts on the pakistani arabian sea port of gwadar, in balochistan province, climbs along the karakoram highway through the khunjerab pass in gilgit-baltistan, before crossing into the kashgar prefecture in china's xinjiang region. Balochistan, also spelled balūchistān, westernmost province of pakistan it is bordered by iran (west), by afghanistan (northwest), by khyber pakhtunkhwa and punjab provinces (northeast and east), by sindh province (southeast), and by the arabian sea (south. The issue the development of gwadar port is a key element of the greater china-pakistan economic corridor (cpec) it speaks to both the strength of the china-pakistan relationship and the reach of china's grand strategy. The port of singapore authority (psa), the operator of balochistan's gwadar port, is likely to quit the project after islamabad failed to meet obligations under the 40-year port-handling.
China will deploy its naval vessels in coordination with the pakistan navy to safeguard the gwadar port in balochistan and trade under a bilateral trade corridor, according to a media report on. Pakistan's latest announcement about saudi arabia's investment in an oil refinery at the strategic port of gwadar has set alarm bells ringing in india. Balochistan, which is home to about 12 million of pakistan's 208 million people, is the country's largest province, stretching from the arabian sea coast through a vast desert and mountainous landscape to iran in the west and afghanistan in the north.
Cpec | china-pakistan economic corridor (cpec) official website develop by ministry of planning, development & reform cpec secretariat 'p' block pak-secretariat, islamabad,pakistan. Pasni, is a medium-sized town and a fishing port in gwadar district, balochistan, pakistan it is situated on the makran coast on arabian sea about 450 km from karachi administratively, pasni is the headquarters of the pasni sub-division of gwadar district that includes pasni and ormara tehsils. Saudi arabia will invest in a new oil refinery in pakistan's growing deep-sea port of gwadar in southwestern balochistan province, islamabad announced on october 4 the agreement follows a visit.