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Railways: debatable priorities - DAWN.COM Tue, 22 Apr 2014 18:13:58 -0700
IT appears the stage is being set for another wonder. Pakistan Railways has recently issued an advertisement flaunting a new rail link from Islamabad to Murree and Muzaffarabad.

Challenges for the railway - DAWN.COM Mon, 21 Apr 2014 18:12:37 -0700
SINCE the takeover of the Pakistan Railways by the new railway minister, Saad Rafique, conditions seem to have improved quite a lot. I would like to suggest a few points.

New locos to ‘anchor’ railway - DAWN.COM Sun, 06 Apr 2014 19:58:02 -0700
LAHORE: Unloading of first batch comprising five units of the 58 locomotives the Pakistan Railways (PR) will get from a Chinese company, will begin at Karachi Port on Monday (today).

China firm offers to upgrade PR - DAWN.COM Sat, 29 Mar 2014 19:02:36 -0700
LAHORE: One of the world's largest hydropower construction company of China has offered to assist in upgrading various departments of the Pakistan Railways.

My Day: Pakistani station master Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:00:06 -0700
Keeping the trains on time in a little corner of Pakistan

Most Popular Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:29:13 -0700
AFTER decades of witnessing the country struggle to bring its burgeoning population figures under control, with mixed success, there are indications that the penny is finally dropping. In Punjab, men appear to be recognising that family planning is as much their concern as that of their wives.

ISI and media infighting - Newspaper - DAWN.COM Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:28:52 -0700
IN the bizarre, whiplash-inducing fallout of the Hamid Mir shooting, an alarming new twist has occurred: the Ministry of Defence — really, the army/ISI leadership — has petitioned Pemra to cancel the TV licence of Geo News while also calling for action against the Jang group’s flagship newspapers under the defamation and press laws of the country.

Comments (12) Tue, 25 Mar 2014 19:56:45 -0700
ISLAMABAD: The federal government has decided to make special logistic and infrastructure arrangements to help Punjab set up 7,800MW of coal-fired power plants.

The engineering of squash - DAWN.COM Sun, 20 Apr 2014 06:12:37 -0700
Some things are taken for granted. There was a time not too long ago that if you weren’t Pakistani or a Khan, you might as well not have turned up to play squash. For over five glorious decades, Pakistan ruled squash as the Mughals, in their heyday, ruled over the subcontinent.

Comments (2) Mon, 07 Apr 2014 19:43:24 -0700
MY request is to both Pakistan and India to immediately revise the visa policies for senior citizens so that they could meet their relatives without any hassles.

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China Railway Corp said to issue RMB20B mid-term notes due 2019 Tue, 22 Apr 2014 07:05:08 -0700
China Railway Corporation issued RMB20 billion mid-term notes due 2019 in the interbank market, Reu...

Lack of funds delays railway Mon, 21 Apr 2014 18:19:55 -0700
The China Railway Group’s planned $7.5 billion Cambodian north-south railway line has been delayed due to funding shortages, according to the company’s top official.

China Railway Corp. to issue RMB20B medium-term notes next week Thu, 17 Apr 2014 08:54:02 -0700
China Railway Corporation is going to issue the RMB20 billion five-year term notes next Tuesday (22...

China rail builders struggle with overseas project delays Sun, 20 Apr 2014 08:47:31 -0700
Despite setting aggressive overseas expansion targets, China’s listed rail builders continue to struggle with delays in projects abroad, underscoring the financial and political complexities they face while managing mammoth foreign partnerships. This week, China Railway Group Ltd. said it aims to nearly triple overseas orders to $20 billion by 2016, up from $7 billion in 2013, with overseas ...

CHINA RAILWAY (00390.HK) rated Neutral, target lifted to $3.7 - GS Mon, 07 Apr 2014 02:52:18 -0700
CHINA RAILWAY (00390.HK) reported a 9% net profit growth to RMB9.4 billion in 2013, and a 1% i...

CHINA RAILWAY (00390.HK) hopes overseas revenue to reach US$10B within 3 yrs Tue, 08 Apr 2014 07:31:34 -0700
CHINA RAILWAY (00390.HK)'s overseas revenue amounted to RMB22-23 billion last year and the group...

CHINA RAILWAY (00390.HK) explores collaboration with social capital Tue, 08 Apr 2014 06:57:40 -0700
CHINA RAILWAY (00390.HK) Chairman Li Chang Jin stated the group has been studying 16 reformation p...

CHINA RAILWAY (00390.HK) 2013 net profit up 26.8%; final div 6.6 fen Sun, 30 Mar 2014 15:24:46 -0700
CHINA RAILWAY (00390.HK) announced that for 2013, the revenue rose 16.1% yearly to RMB540.4 bi...

China Railway Corp issues RMB20B 10-year bonds Wed, 09 Apr 2014 00:23:17 -0700
China Railway Corporation will issue the first batch of 2014 corporate bonds on 10 April. The biddin...

CHINA RAILWAY (00390.HK) upgraded to Buy, target lifted to $5.6 - Daiwa Wed, 09 Apr 2014 06:24:34 -0700
Daiwa Securities raised CHINA RAILWAY (00390.HK)'s rating to Buy, with target price lifted from ...


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