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Locally Assembled FAW V2 – A Powerful Hatchback with Advanced Safety Features

The Al-Haj FAW Group has launched Pakistan’s first locally assembled Chinese car, FAW V2. This smart hatchback was first introduced in Pakistan in January 2015andsince then the Al-Haj FAW Group only imported the CBUs (Completely Built Units)from China and sold them in Pakistan. However, FAW V2 will now be assembledin Pakistan and the announcement for

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New Auto Policy 2016-21 is total confusion and failure

The new automotive policy was formally launched in March 2016, it was announced by Mr. Miftah Ismail, Chairman of the Board of Investment. The policy was aimed at enhancing consumer welfare boosting competition and attracting new player, these are all positive objectives / desires. The negative aspect of the policy is that Government tried to

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Chinese truck manufacture interested in joining hands with Pakistani auto parts makers

By Hanif Memon A high-profile Chinese delegation, representing Sinotruck Limited, visited the Pakistan Association of Auto Parts and Accessories Manufacturers’(PAAPAM) South Office here in Karachi to meet with senior members of the PAAPAM to discuss possible future ventures between the two countries for the manufacturing of trucks and their auto parts.The ten-member strong delegation was

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Vehicle registration in the six territories doesn’t match each other

In four provinces, different rules for motorcycle registration and vehicle registration exist in federal territories, Islamabad and Azad Jammu Kashmir. Punjab excels with other provinces where vehicle registration system is operated under the most advanced system. The authorized dealers of vehicles are authorized to register vehicles or bikes at the time of sale. The dealers

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