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Gwadar has potential to become a global city: Asim Bajwa

Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting and Chairman China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) Authority, Asim Saleem Bajwa has said that Gwadar...
history of gold

Gold has always been a “universal asset”; here’s the story behind it

Gold struck a record high of $1,944.71 in Asian trading on Monday as traders piled into the "safe haven" investment, a status that is...
Afghanistan Pakistan transit trade

Afghan transit trade via Gwadar port starts

Transit trade to Afghanistan through Pakistan's strategic Gwadar seaport began on Sunday with a consignment of bulk cargo from the United Arab Emirates (UAE)."The first...
Emirates Pakistan

Emirates resumes normal flights in Pakistan

UAE based airline, Emirates, announced the resumption of normal flight operations to and from Pakistan today.Previously, Emirates was operating a flight schedule that allowed...
KPK Cable Car

KPK Govt to launch longest, highest cable car project in Upper Dir

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has decided to launch a cable car project at the Kumrat valley in the Upper Dir district.It was decided at...
China Semiconductor

China aims to kick Intel and AMD out of the semiconductor market

China is planning a $29 billion (204bn yuan) injection of cash to ease its overwhelming dependence on major US semiconductor companies, such as Intel...
SEZs

SEZs, roads, motorways & energy projects under CPEC to change fate of country: Asim...

Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting, Lt. Gen (Retd) Asim Saleem Bajwa has said that Special Economic Zones, roads, motorways, and...
COVID-19 Unemployment

The gig economy is helping tackle COVID-19 unemployment in Pakistan

Due to COVID-19, the world's GDP will slide by -1pc in 2020. The unemployment rate will increase approximately two-folds. This menace of COVID-19 also...
US companies India

US has poured over $40 billion into India so far

India has attracted over $40 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) from the US, after the latest funding spree from major tech giants, such...
arms race

Debunking 13 myths about China

China’s polity and society is shrouded in a cobweb of myths. Several countries with whom China has trade surplus suffer from an understanding deficit....
Pakistan online markets

In Pakistan, online cattle markets replace physical ones

Traditionally, Karachiites visit the Sohrab Goth Maweshi Mandi – claimed as Asia's largest cattle market – to buy the animals of their choice to...
Textile Industry

The textile industry needs state support to survive COVID-19

Last week SDPI (Sustainable Development Policy Institute) organized through webinar a “Consultative Dialogue on Textile & Garment Sector Outlook Amid Covid-19”, between the Government,...
Hong Kong

Hong Kong leader says coronavirus now spreading ‘out of control’

The deadly coronavirus is spreading out of control in Hong Kong with a record 100 new cases confirmed, the finance hub's leader said Sunday...
Pakistan China

CPEC, digital connectivity and Pakistan-China ties

The 820-kilometer-long fiber optic cable project at a cost of $46 million stretches from China’s western Xinjiang region and enters Pakistan through Khunjerab border...
EU recovery fund

Opposition by the ‘frugals’: EU chiefs try to negotiate virus recovery fund

EU leaders debated new proposals for a huge post-coronavirus economic recovery fund on Saturday, seeking to overcome resistance from the Netherlands and Austria on...
Saudi Arabia G20 meeting

G20 “crisis meeting” in Saudi Arabia as world economy burns

G20 finance ministers and central bankers are set to hold talks Saturday aimed at spurring global economic recovery from a coronavirus-triggered recession amid growing...
EU economic recovery plan

EU leaders try to mend raging sores as they carve out economic plan

European leaders warned Friday that the future of their union was at stake as they embarked on a summit to thrash out the terms...
ease of doing business

Quaid e Azam Business Park: Soft Launch by PM Imran Khan on 18th July

Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan will be doing a soft launch of Quaid-e-Azam Business Park, in Lahore on Saturday, 18th July, 2020. Global...
mukesh ambani jiomart

Mukesh Ambani bets it all on ‘Amazon Killer’ JioMart

Backed by multi-billion-dollar investments from global tech giants, India's richest man Mukesh Ambani is ready to rumble with Amazon and Walmart for the country's...
Cement Industry

Cement Industry: Anything bright on the horizon?

The cement industry has been struggling recently. May figures showed Pakistan's cement sector declined by almost 36% year-on-year (YoY), with local construction activity at...
China India

Chinese economy recovers from pandemic depression

China's economy returned to growth in the second quarter following a coronavirus contraction, with President Xi Jinping promising continued expansion ahead and urging foreign...
IMF Chief global economy

IMF chief warns against complacency at this critical juncture

Despite some signs of recovery, the global economy faces continued challenges, including the possibility of a second wave of COVID-19, and governments should keep...
BeIN banned in Saudi Arabia

Qatar channel BeIN permanently banned in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia said Tuesday it has permanently revoked the licence of Qatari broadcaster beIN Sports and slapped it with a fine of $2.7 million...
Imran Khan

PM Imran Khan announces ambitious construction package

Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday announced an incentive package for the construction industry, including subsidy on five and 10 marla houses, allocation of...
California coronavirus surge

US rife with confusion over school reopening

California on Monday ordered all indoor restaurants, bars and movie theaters to close again as coronavirus cases surge across America's most populous state.https://twitter.com/washingtonpost/status/1283003314284703745Churches as...
Drone

Pakistan prepares drones for agriculture: Fawad Ch

Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry on Tuesday announced that Pakistan has prepared drones for the agriculture sector. The drones will be...
IMF Middle East economy

IMF predicts Middle East economy to nosedive

The IMF Monday again sharply lowered its Middle East and North Africa economic forecast, to its lowest level in 50 years, over the "twin...
US money from trees

Money does grow on trees in this American town

Tenino had become a ghost town, and small businesses were struggling to survive amid the coronavirus pandemic, so local officials revived an unconventional idea...
Currency

Currency starts growing from trees in US town during COVID-19

Tenino had become a ghost town, and small businesses were struggling to survive amid the coronavirus pandemic, so local officials revived an unconventional idea...
Iran refuses to shut down economy despite accelerating pandemic 

Iran refuses to shut down economy despite accelerating pandemic

Iran said on Saturday that it cannot afford to shut down its sanctions-hit economy, even as the Middle East's deadliest coronavirus outbreak worsens with...

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Once upon a Virus: Chinese state media makes fun of US

Chinese state media network, has released a video that mocks the United States' coronavirus response. It tries to 'expose' and belittle Trump Administration's claims...

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