Monthly Archives: April 2013

Pakistan hands management of strategic Gwadar port to China

Captain Haleem Siddiqui, Chairman Marine Group of Companies, former minister for water and power has described the presence of China at Gwadar Port as a blessing for Pakistan economy. So far Gwadar Port is far away from economic hub of … Continue reading

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A Growing Textile Economy in Bangladesh

South Asia, one of the world’s most populous areas, has several advantages in the manufacture of textiles and textile products. The production of cotton, an abundant labour force, the availability of water, proximity to emerging markets, and the availability of … Continue reading

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Chinese roll out red carpet for France’s President

When France’s President arrives in Beijing on Thursday the Chinese government will roll out the red carpet, in striking contrast to the open aversion it has shown towards Britain for the past year. Fran├žois Hollande will meet newly installed Chinese … Continue reading

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South Korea growth at two-year high

South Korea’s economy grew at its fastest pace in two years in the first three months of the year, central bank figures showed but the data suggested the pick up remained fragile. Gross domestic product grew a seasonally adjusted 0.9 … Continue reading

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