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Future of Electric Vehicles in Pakistan Science Ministry gives wake-up call to auto players

In a country where decades-old models still rule the roads and the relevant ministries and the assemblers lack any vision – the Ministry of Science and Technology (MoST) has given a wake-up call to the assemblers and their vendors to take initiative for “engineering foresight.” The Science Ministry has asked the auto stakeholders to gear

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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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PAAPAM CHAIRMAN TO LEAD MEMBERS TO GERMAN EXPO

KARACHI: Chairman of the Pakistan Association of Auto Parts and Accessories Manufacturers, Mashood Ali Khan, will lead members of the Association at the Hannover Messe, the world’s biggest industrial fair in Hannover, Germany, scheduled to take place from April 24 to 28, 2017. The 30-member PAAPAM delegation will exhibit at the event under the umbrella

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