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World Bank vows to work with India-Pakistan to resolve to resolve water issues

Islamabad:The World Bank said an agreement on the way forward to address Islamabad’s concerns regarding the Indus Waters Treaty with India wasn’t reached at the conclusion of the meetings, adding that it will continue to work with both countries to resolve the issues in an amicable manner and in line …

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Pakistan approaches to World Bank today to protect water rights

Washington: Pakistan will raise its concerns over the inauguration of the Kishanganga hydropower plant with the World Bank on Monday (today), arguing that the dam violates the 1960 Indus Waters Treaty. A high-level Pakistani delegation arrived in Washing­ton on Sunday for the three-day talks, which would cover four key points: …

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Pakistan among top 5 countries in infrastructure investment

Islamabad: Pakistan has become one of top five countries across the globe in Private Infrastructure Investment during the year 2017 as it received US$5.9 billion during the year, according to a report released by World Bank. “Fifty-two countries received PPI investments in 2017, which was a significant increase over the …

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Pakistan says WB helped India complete Kishenganga project

Islamabad: The pause taken by the World Bank in December 2016 that is still in place over the finalisation of mechanism for either appointing a COA or a neutral expert has provided the time enough to India to complete the Kishenganga project, Pakistan told the Bank about its apprehension in …

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