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Pakistan Ranks 140th in Prosperity Index

According to THE LEGATUM PROSPERITY INDEX™ 2019, Pakistan is

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Pakistan’s first private space company has registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Pakistan

KARACHI: Pakistan’s first private space company, The Rocket & Satellite Company Limited, announced

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Uzbekistan seeks Pakistan’s support to utilize Karachi and Gwadar ports for transit trade

ISLAMABAD: Uzbekistan and other landlocked Central Asian countries are entering the Quadrilateral Traffic in Transit

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102 MW Gulpur Hydropower Project under construction in Azad Kashmir

MUZAFFARABAD: Gulpur Hydropower Plant (GHPP) is an under construction. Located on Poonch River, 

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Pakistan is on way of starting local production of smartphones

KARACHI: Chinese mobile company Infinix based in Hong Kong starts manufacturing in 

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Rice Export increase by 11% in last eight months

ISLAMABAD :  Rice exports from the country during first eight months of current financial year increased by 11%  as compared

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Pakistan secures emerging market

KARACHI: Pakistan managed to hold on to its position in the MSCI Emerging Market, belying fears of a downgrade to the ‘Frontier Market’ category.

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PIA charter flight to depart from Newark, NJ for Lahore on May 17

NEWARK: A special PIA charter flight carrying stranded Pakistanis will depart from Newark, NJ for Lahore on May 17, 2020. This would be the

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ADB dedicated $200 million under Supply Chain Finance Programme 

ISLAMABAD: The Asian Development Bank (ADB) under its ‘Supply Chain Finance Programme’ has dedicated $200 million to support

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Zalmay Khalilzad called on COAS

RAWALPINDI: US Special Representative for Afghan Reconciliation Mr Zalmay Khalilzad called on Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar

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1.6 billion workers affected by Covid-19 lockdown: ILO

ISLAMABAD: As many as 1.6 billion of the world’s 2bn informal economy workers are affected by Covid-19 lockdown and containment

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Sindh govt to work with Centre to implement lockdown: Murad Ali Shah

KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah declared that the Sindh government will work alongside the Centre to implement the new

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Ppl cooperation is vital for success of lifting restrictions of lockdown: Shibli Faraz

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Information and Broadcasting Senator Shibli Faraz on Friday said people's cooperation is vital for the success of

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Domestic flight suspension extended till May 10

RAWALPINDI: The suspension of domestic flight operation was further extended up to May 10. The international and domestic flights had been

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Pakistan urged world to hold Delhi accountable for illegal actions

ISLAMABAD: The Foreign Office (FO) on Thursday condemned “fake encounters” by Indian forces in occupied Kashmir and urged the world to

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Govt to bear 40 per cent of first loss to banks

ISLAMABAD: The government has said that it will bear 40 per cent of the first loss to banks on loans given to the small and medium enterprises

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WB to assist Pakistan in developing non-formal education

ISLAMABAD: The World Bank will assist Pakistan in developing a new model of non-formal education that it said would combine literacy, labour

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Pakistan refuted India claim about Gilgit-Baltistan

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Monday refuted India's "baseless and fallacious" claim about Gilgit-Baltistan, the Foreign Office said in a statement

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Pakistan sought debt relief from 11 bilateral creditors

ISLAMABAD: Out of the total outstanding liabilities of US$20 billion, Pakistan has formally sought debt relief of US$1.87 billion from 11 bilateral

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PIA first flight on May 12 to bring back Pakistani from US

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) will fly its first flight on May 12 to bring back Pakistani citizens stranded in the United States