Thursday, July 9, 2020

America

Pompeo begins tour of Latin America as Venezuela crisis escalates

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo began Friday a three-day visit to Chile, Paraguay and Peru, a fast-growing country in an area that is raising China's growing influence in Washington.. This will be the first visit by a US secretary...

US tax returns: Trump threatens another escalation

In the dispute over the publication of US tax returns Donald Trump threatens another escalation. Finance Minister Steven Mnuchin informed the House Finance and Tax Committee on Wednesday that he could not meet a deadline set by the panel...

West America in preparation for the hurricane

In the Rocky Mountains of the United States, warnings of snow, torrents and fires have been launched in vast areas stretching between the states of Idaho and Colorado. Different parts of the country are preparing for a new round of...

A US agency will soon announce a “framework” to counter Russian influence worldwide

Mark Green, director of the US Agency for International Development, said the agency will soon unveil an effort to try to use US aid to counter Russian influence around the world. "The US Agency for International Development (USAID) will soon...

Deputy Secretary of Homeland Security resigns to President Trump

US Secretary of Homeland Security Christine Nielsen has announced that Acting Secretary of State Clare Grady has resigned from her post to President Donald Trump. The US-based Al Hurra television reported on Wednesday that Ghardi's resignation was expected after Trump,...

US Congress decides to end military aid in Yemen

The American Congress wants to end support for the Saudi-led military operation in Yemen. After the Senate on Thursday also the House of Representatives voted in favor of a majority resolution, with the President Donald Trump instructed to withdraw...

US official: Pentagon is considering selling F-35 to Greece, Romania and Poland

A Pentagon official told Congress on Thursday that the United States is considering expanding its sales of Lockheed Martin's F-35 fighter aircraft to five new countries, including Romania, Greece and Poland, while strengthening European allies in their defense of...

White House: Closing the border with Mexico is not our first choice

Sanders told reporters before the White House on Tuesday that closing the border, which US President Donald Trump has repeatedly threatened to resort to, "is not our first choice." Our first choice is to sit with us Democrats and...

US official urges Congress to tighten immigration restrictions

White House chief of staff Mike Mulveni called on Congress to tighten restrictions on the entry of illegal immigrants into the United States. "The United States needs the cooperation of Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador in order to limit...

Russia surpasses America in LNG exports to Europe and Asia

A report by the International Group of Liquefied Natural Gas Importers (LNG Importers) said Monday that in 2018 Russia advanced to the United States in terms of volume of LNG imports to Europe and Asia. Russian net natural gas exports...

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Brazil President Bolsonaro tested positive for coronavirus

Brazilian newspaper "Atardi" confirmed that Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro underwent a fourth test for Coronavirus after he showed some...

PIA flight from Toronto to Islamabad will operate on 5 July 2020

PIA flight from Toronto to Islamabad will operate on 5 July 2020. Another PIA flight will operate from Toronto to Lahore on 10 July...

Sacrificing role models of media

Remember Anil Datta, a gem of a reporter and guru of a sub-editor with the exemplary national spirit, foregoing job offers from the foreign...

Banks performance under SBP Rozgar Refinance Scheme supported by Government of Pakistan’s Risk Sharing Facility

On April 10, 2020 State Bank of Pakistan introduced a refinance scheme to provide concessional credit at 3% interest rate and generous repayment terms...

SBP calls meeting of Bank Presidents, top builders on Naya Pakistan Housing Program

Governor State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) Dr. Reza Baqir called a meeting of Banks on Wednesday for deliberations on the measures proposed by Naya...