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The development work on two nuclear power projects (KANUPP II and III) with a total production capacity of 2200 megawatts of electricity is in...

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by Muhammad Asif Noor Less than five months remain before the ‘Expo 2017: Future Energy’ opens in Astana, Kazakhstan. The ‘future energy’ theme is meant to...

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In a meeting chaired by Finance Minister Ishaq Dar on Wednesday, the Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) approved various mega projects...

Two new power plants to add 1650 MW to national grid

The government signed four agreements on Wednesday to set up two coal-based power plants of a total of 1650 MWs in Hub and Thar...

Work on Bhasha and Mohmand dams to commence in 2017: minister

Minister for Water and Power Khawaja Asif on Wednesday said that the groundbreaking ceremonies of two massive reservoir construction projects, the Diamer-Bhasha dam and...

Two private companies win above $ 7 billion LNG supply bids

  Two private international firms have won financial bids worth above $7 billion for supplying 240 shipments of LNG (liquefied natural gas) to the country...

Two LNG supply bids of $7 billion to open on Thursday

by AHMAD AHMADANI Pakistan LNG Limited (PLL) is set to name two financial bids worth over $ 7 billion today to the successful bidders for...

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Govt set to hand over operation of two RLNG power plants to private sector

The government has decided to hand over the operation and maintenance (O & M) of two power plants to the private sector through international...

KE private shareholders’ plea    

The private shareholders of K-Electric (KE) demanded the management of the company to take them into confidence in respect of any act of sale...

WAPDA to enhance Mangla capacity to 1310MW  

Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) is implementing Mangla Refurbishment Project with an approved PC-I cost of Rs 52.224 billion. During visit to Mangla...

Admore geared to continue impressive growth trend

A massive turnaround for Admore Gas (Private) Limited was planned and successfully executed in 2016, which included induction of highly qualified and experienced staff,...

Executive Decisions: Hussain Dawood comes clean on his investment strategy

Earlier this month, Profit had a chance to interview Hussain Dawood, Chairman Dawood Hercules, which holds majority shares in Pakistan’s largest private sector conglomerate,...

Return of the Billion-Dollar Gamble

The Enven plant in Daharki, Sindh is gargantuan in more ways than one. At 125 metres (410 feet) in height, it is the second...

What Shanghai Electric is inheriting from Abraaj

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