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5 Marla Plot in Gwadar

A small fishing town in the South-West of Pakistan, Gwadar is the gateway city of China’s 62 billion dollars economic corridor. Gwadar is a deep-sea

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1 Kanal Plot in Gwadar

Until a few years back Gwadar was considered to be an underdeveloped and desolate city. But owing to its deep seaport, this city has shot

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CPEC 2.0: Full Speed Ahead

A HOST of geopolitical developments may breathe new life into the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) that was perceived to be running out of steam since

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Sangaar Housing Scheme

Sangar housing scheme is the premium residential scheme of Gwadar, it is located on the top of Koh-e-Batil (Hammerhead) . It is a beautiful housing society.

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Gwadar Beach Guest House

With the recent development in Gwadar due to CPEC and the development of Gwadar port, it has become more important for Pakistan. Not only is

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Gwadar (گوادر) pronounced [ɡʷɑːd̪əɾ] is a port city on the southwestern coast of Balochistan,Pakistan and has an ancient history as early as the bronze age. Gwadar in Balochi language is a combination of two words Gwat meaning “wind” and Dar meaning “Gateway” Gwadar means “Gateway of Winds”. The ancient name of Balochistan is Makran which derived from the ancient Persian phrase “Mahi khoran” and the Persian empires ruled on Balochistan region. Achaemenid Persian Empire ruled in Balochistan for a long time. Gwadar was Conquered by the Persian Empire “Cyrus the great”Alexander’s Admiral Nearchus While homeward march stated that ” Travelling along Makran coast it was dry, surrounded by mountains and inhabited by “fish eaters”. After Alexander’s general Seleucus Nicator, the region was ruled by Mauryan around 303 BCE after peace agreement of Seleucus with Emperor Chandragupta and was ceded to the Mauryans.