Saturday, April 4, 2020

Pakistan

Pakistan: ABAD terms Construction Incentives as historic

Chairman Association of Builders and Developers of Pakistan (ABAD) Mohsin Sheikhani has termed the incentives announced by Prime Minister Imran Khan as a historic package for the construction industry of Pakistan and this package will prove a turning point...

UK plans to ban public gatherings to curb the Coronavirus

The British government plans to enact emergency laws this week to ban public gatherings in an effort to curb the spread of the Coronavirus in an escalation of the crisis plan that critics say is too lax. Prime Minister Boris...

The number of Coronavirus cases in Pakistan has risen to 18

The number of infected people from the recently discovered Coronavirus (Covid-19) has risen to 18 in Pakistan after two new cases appeared in Sindh province. The city of Karachi, the capital of the Sindh region, is witnessing the largest number...

PAeC laud efforts in putting national carrier on progress trajectory

President Pakistan Aerospace Council (PAeC) Dr Haroon Javed Qureshi said that PIA is a national identity for Pakistan, addressing the executive committee meeting held at Islamabad, he appreciated the efforts of Air Marshal Arshad Malik in putting the national...

Capacity building session on exports enhancement held at KCIP

A Capacity building session on exports enhancement was held in Mehran Commercial Enterprises located in Korangi Creek Industrial Park on “Exporting Issues and Enhancement” on Friday. The speaker of the workshop was former Secretary Commerce & Finance Mohammad Younus...

Death toll rises 22 after 5.8 magnitude earthquake hits Pakistan

The number of victims of 5.8 magnitude earthquake in northeastern Pakistan on Tuesday increased to 22 with more than 300 injured, said a senior police official. Television footage shows several vehicles trapped in a large crack in the road as...

Mian Zahid: Majority of critical sectors showing dismal performance

President Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum (PBIF), President All Karachi Industrial Alliance (AKIA), Senior Vice Chairman of the Businessmen Panel of FPCCI and former provincial minister, Mian Zahid Hussain on Friday demanded steps to end pessimism in masses and...

IMF Staff Concludes Visit to Pakistan

An International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission, led by Ernesto Ramirez Rigo, visited Islamabad and Karachi during September 16–20, 2019 to take stock of economic developments since the start of the Extended Fund Facility (EFF) and discuss progress in the...

Pakistan PM seeks to resume Afghan peace talks

Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan said Wednesday that his government will try to revive the recently collapsed Afghan peace talks between the United States and the Taliban. "I assure you that we will do our best to continue this dialogue....

China finds alternate to CPEC in Iran

President Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum (PBIF), President All Karachi Industrial Alliance (AKIA), Senior Vice Chairman of the Businessmen Panel of FPCCI and former provincial minister, Mian Zahid Hussain said China has decided to invest $410 billion in different...

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Pakistan: ABAD terms Construction Incentives as historic

Chairman Association of Builders and Developers of Pakistan (ABAD) Mohsin Sheikhani has termed the incentives announced by Prime Minister Imran Khan as a historic...

Italy shows anger over EU’s ignorance: Appreciates China, Russia and Pakistan’s help

The Public's response against the European Union in Italy is developing as individuals have barraged the coalition with allegations of insufficient help in the...

Breaking: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson tested positive for Coronavirus

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson tested positive for the coronavirus after experiencing "mild symptoms". "After seeing mild symptoms yesterday (Thursday), the prime minister was tested...

3.3 million Americans applied for unemployment benefits after the Corona outbreak

The US Department of Labor announced a record increase in the application for unemployment benefits in the United States in the week that ended...