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Hopes and Fears on Blue Economy

In Nov, the Blue Economy Conference was hosted in Nairobi, Kenya. It ended on a high note but the momentum of engagements...

Govt puts major CPEC power project on hold

Background discussions with government officials suggest that Islamabad has officially conveyed to Beijing that it is no more interested in the 1,320MW...

Transshipment at Indian ports accelerates

Transshipment trade demand at Indian ports, following the implementation of a liberalized cabotage policy May 21, appears to have accelerated, as ocean carriers in...
Is Maldives ditching India for China?

Is Maldives ditching India for China?

Sudha Ramachandran | India’s influence in its neighborhood was dealt a stunning blow recently with Maldives entering into a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with China....

Pakistan Russia Joint Naval Drill in Arabian Sea

Pakistan and Russia have held naval drills in the North Arabian Sea to promote capacity of joint operations between the two navies… ships of...