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ISLAMABAD : Chinese Ambassador in Pakistan Yao Jing Thursday said that China was ready and keen to work with the upcoming Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf-led government.Talking to media he said, “Pakistan and China are true friends and the latter is ready...
BEIJING : Chairman Senate Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani Thursday said that a Chinese company had expressed its willingness to send a technical team to Pakistan to discuss different options including financial support in the construction of much-needed Diamer-Bhasha dam.“We have...
By Wajahat S KhanAsad Umar, expected to be Pakistan's next finance minister, is a tall but reticent man. Known for his sardonic tweets, the bespectacled former chief executive of Pakistan's largest corporation and the chief economic advisor in Khan's...
Karachi, August 14: Celebrating the ceremony of the 71st Independence Day with a sense of pride and prestige, The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP) organized impressive flag hoisting ceremonies in Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad and Peshawar. The Institute’s...
TEHRAN: Iran is selling oil and gas at a discount to Asian customers as it prepares for the return of US sanctions, state news agency IRNA reported on Monday.The “informed source” in Iran’s oil ministry did not give details...
The extreme view is that we come alone and go alone and all human relationship is with a secular motive of companionship, dependence, interdependence, economic security and the like. The softer picture is love, an emotion that negates realism...
Imtiaz Rafi ButtON June 27, 2018, the US Secretary of Defence James Mattis made international headlines accusing China of militarisation, coercion and threatened an impending conflict. It is now clear that the US, after having sorted out a major...
Dr Zafar Nawaz JaspalPAKISTAN has unsettled borders with India and Afghanistan. Its relations with India are warlike and with Afghanistan full of mistrust. Islamabad and Tehran have normal relations. Presently, only China considers Pakistan a reliable neighbour and thereby...
European leaders said Monday that they were working to preserve the nuclear deal with Iran despite renewed US sanctions against Tehran as the European Commission brought into enforce  a so-called blocking statute that allows EU operators to recover damages...
An amazing chart from Morgan Stanley, cited by the Financial Times, sheds new light on the Bitcoin and cryptocurrency phenomenon. As is usually the case, good data and...
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan has accepted an invitation to visit Iran extended by President Hassan Rowhani during a telephonic conversation on Wednesday.The Iranian president congratulated the prime minister-in-waiting on winning the general elections and invited him to...
US sanctions against Iran took effect on Tuesday, a move certain to worsen the lives ordinary Iranians, as President Hassan Rouhani described the controversial reimposition as "psychological warfare". In defiance of the US, the European Union urged its companies...
The US energy giant has drilled up to 5,000 meters near the Pakistan-Iran border, says Pakistan foreign minister If the oil deposits are discovered as expected, Pakistan will be among the top 10 oil-producing countries, ahead of Kuwait...
We need to count our blessings for what is available to us by providence both of the natural resources and the human resource. One would need to count them as a statistician, so that in essence, one can understand...