Muhammad Munir

CPEC as a Linchpin of China-Pakistan relations

CPEC as a Linchpin of China-Pakistan relations

CHINA-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is a unique mega project having multidimensional effects on socio-economic development not only in Pakistan and China but in the whole region. About four years and four months ago, when the idea of building CPEC was announced by Chinese Prime Minister during his visit to Pakistan in May 2013, many of […]

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CPEC as a Mean to Regional Connectivity

CPEC as a Mean to Regional Connectivity

ONE of the major factors behind Asia’s economic rise has been its commitment to investment in infrastructure and regional connectivity which has facilitated its international trade and foreign direct investment. In order to maintain this positive trend in the coming decades, countries in Asia need to continue to strengthen regional connectivity and integration, particularly through […]

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Exposing IS’s propaganda reality

Exposing IS’s propaganda reality

GLOBAL efforts of countering IS, would not succeed until its propaganda reality is not exposed and countered. The recent military defeat of IS in Mosul could not be considered a sustainable victory until the grievances of the Sunni population in Iraq are not properly addressed. Many believe that the retreating and defeated extremist elements will […]

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AIFC: An Emerging Financial Services Hub

AIFC: An Emerging Financial Services Hub

After fully operationalized in January 2018, Astana International Financial Centre (AIFC) would have the capacity to serve as a financial hub for Central Asia, the Caucasus, the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU), the Middle East, West China, Mongolia and Europe. The officials in Kazakhstan are optimistic about the potential of this Cntre. It is considered to […]

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فاٹا کا خیبر پختونخوا میں انضمام توقعات و تحفظات

فاٹا کا خیبر پختونخوا میں انضمام توقعات و تحفظات

وفاق کے زیرِ انتظام قبائلی علاقہ جات جنہیں فاٹا کے نام سے موسوم کیا جاتا ہے۔ جو 7 قبائلی ایجنسیوں ‘خیبر‘ مہمند‘ کرم‘ شمالی و جنوبی وزیرستان ‘او رکزئی اور   باجوڑ پر مشتمل ہے۔ یہ قبائلی علاقہ جات بلند و بالا پہاڑوں کے درمیان چھوٹی چھوٹی وادیوں پر مشتمل ہیں جو کہ پاک افغان […]

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Kazakhstan: Paradise for investment

Kazakhstan: Paradise for investment

KAZAKHSTAN is the leader in investment attractiveness in Central Asia. Its profile is improving every passing day due to exploration of its rich natural resources and adoption of liberal policies to attract investment. Kazakhstan is a leading country in Central Asia economically, generating 60% of the region’s GDP, mainly through its oil/gas industry and other […]

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Pakistan-Norway relations

Pakistan-Norway relations

PAKISTAN is diversifying its foreign policy by expanding relations with multiple countries to attract investment. The two areas on which Government of Pakistan is paying its full attention are: a) ensuring security by undertaking military operations against the terrorists and extremists; b) building necessary energy and transport infrastructure all over the country. The security forces […]

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کشمیر میں انسانی حقوق کی خلاف ورزی

کشمیر میں انسانی حقوق کی خلاف ورزی

مقبوضہ جموں و کشمیر میں ظلم و ستم کی داستان نہ صرف دل دہلا دینے والی ہے بلکہ اقوام عالم کے بنائے گئے انسانی حقوق کی کھلم کھلا خلاف ورزی بھی ہے۔ بھارت کی طرف سے کشمیریوں پر ڈھائے جانے والے مظالم برداشت کی حدوں سے تجاوز کر چکے ہیں۔ بچے، بوڑھے، جوان، مرد وخواتین […]

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