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Nov 21, 2018
Pakistan says 'substantive progress' made in bailout talks with IMF; global lender proposes increased energy prices, taxesBoth Pakistan and the IMF still have a wide gap in their positions on the need for the increase in electricity tariff, upward revision in the revenue target and additional tax measures on matters relating to Chinese assistance and its impact — both inflow and outflow.
Oct 23, 2018
Imran Khan seeks 'significant shift' in infrastructure projects under China-Pakistan Economic CorridorUnder the previous government there was an emphasis on infrastructure schemes, but the current government of Khan wanted projects involving agriculture, job creation and foreign investment take centre stage, the report said. Pakistan has already approached the International Monetary Fund for a bailout to stabilise the economy.
Sep 11, 2018
CPEC unfair to Islamabad, says Pakistan official in rare public criticism of China; comment raises concernsDawood’s comments were “mind-boggling” and rare public criticism of China, said Mohammad Zubair, privatization minister in the previous government.
Jul 29, 2018
Imran Khan as Pakistan PM could be China’s biggest ally or headache; Beijing betrays rare nervousnessImran Khan's polarising election campaign has resulted in the creation of bad blood in Pakistan, and China is nervous that the spillover could affect its grand CPEC project