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July 17, 2018 12:00 AM ShFE launches new fuel oil contract

BEIJING: The Shanghai Futures Exchange (ShFE) launched 380-centistoke bonded fuel oil contract on Monday, the exchange said in a press release. Trading volume of the futures by market close reached 59,658 lots, at 1.8 billion yuan ($269.80 million), according to the exchange. Sinopec and China National Petroleum Corp (CNPC) among other oil and chemical

July 15, 2018 4:24 PM President Xi sends condolences to Pakistani counterpart over terror attack

BEIJING: Chinese President Xi Jinping Sunday sent a condolence message to his Pakistani counterpart, Mamnoon Hussain, over Friday''s terror attack in southwestern Pakistan that killed 128 people and injured 200 others. In his message, President Xi offered his deepest condolences to all the victims on behalf of the Chinese government and the Chinese people

July 11, 2018 12:39 PM China rejects Pakistan’s debt risk affects CPEC

BEIJING: China has rejected the reports that Pakistan’s foreign exchanges reserves are in short and would affect China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, which is the flagship project of Belt and Road Initiative proposed by Chinese President Xi Jinping in 2013. Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying said on Wednesday, The Western media reports that Pakistan's 8

July 8, 2018 12:00 AM Pakistan, China hold patrol in mountainous regions

BEIJING: Chinese and Pakistani frontier defence forces conduct joint patrol at a mountainous region in Khunjerab in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region last week. They were respectively assigned to a frontier defence company in Khunjerab under the PLA Xinjiang Military Command (MC) and the border police of the Pakistani Khunjerab Security 2

July 6, 2018 12:00 AM Xi warns again graft fight not yet over

BEIJING: Chinese President Xi Jinping has warned again that the country’s fight against deeply ingrained corruption is not yet over, and that the ruling Communist Party faces enormous challenges going forward, state media reported. Since coming to power more than six years ago, Xi has overseen a sweeping campaign to root out graft, with dozens of senior

July 3, 2018 12:00 AM Farhan jumps to 94th spot

KARACHI: The top five Pakistani squash players improved their international rankings for the month of July. According to the rankings released by Professional Squash Association (PSA) on Monday, Asim Khan is the top Pakistani player at 88th spot. He improved one ranking place. Farhan Mehboob has jumped to 94th position from 123rd. Tayyab Aslam rose to 95 from 119. Ahsan 3

July 1, 2018 12:00 AM China conducts military drill near Indian border

BEIJING: Chinese military stationed in Tibet has carried out a drill to test their logistics, armament support capabilities and military-civilian integration in the remote Himalayan region near the Indian border, official media reported in Bejing on Friday. The drill carried out by the People's Liberation Army (PLA) units on Tuesday was the first such reported

July 1, 2018 12:00 AM China wants India to make peace with Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: China wants to help ease the long-standing conflict between India and Pakistan. And it has a plan for it. Last June, Beijing paved the way for the two countries to join the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO), a Eurasian political, economic and security organisation founded by China, Russia, and a number of other Central Asian counties 1

June 19, 2018 12:00 AM Pakistan has capacity to overcome monetary crisis: experts

BEIJING: Building sound economic fundamentals is the best way to allay a currency crisis in Pakistan, Economic experts said here on Monday. Global Times quoting some Chinese experts said Pakistan economy has potential to overcome its monetary crisis. Pakistan's central bank recently devalued the Pakistani rupee for the third time in six months, stoking 2

June 12, 2018 12:00 AM Pakistan’s joining gives impetus to SCO, says Xi

BEIJING: President Xi Jinping said the new progress has been made by the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) since the accession of Pakistan. On behalf of leaders of the SCO member states, Xi made the remarks at a joint press conference in the coastal city of Qingdao, east China's Shandong Province. Xi congratulated Pakistan for joining the SCO as full member 7