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October 16, 2018 1:54 AM China endorses Pakistan’s aid request to IMF

ISLAMABAD: China on Monday endorsed Pakis­tan’s request to Interna­tional Monetary Fund (IMF) for financial assistance for addressing its economic challenges, but cautioned that the facility should not affect economic cooperation between Islamabad and Beijing. “As a member of the IMF, China supports the organisation in making an objective evaluation 2 1

October 10, 2018 12:00 AM Cannavaro says CSL title race ‘will go to last game’

SHANGHAI: Fabio Cannavaro expects the Chinese Super League (CSL) title race between his side Guangzhou Evergrande and leaders Shanghai SIPG to go to “the last minute of the last game”. A four-horse race a couple of months ago has been reduced to a straight fight between the two sides after Shandong Luneng and Beijing Guoan fell away.With five games left, the expensive 1

October 9, 2018 12:00 AM Tissot marks its one-year countdown to FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019

Le Locle, (Switzerland): Marks exactly one year to the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 tipping off in China. The milestone was commemorated today in Beijing and will continue to be celebrated in the eight cities that will host FIBA’s flagship competition. Tissot has been a FIBA Partner and Official Timekeeper since 2008. In September 2017, the largest 2

October 9, 2018 12:00 AM Interpol’s ex- Chinese chief accused of bribery

BEIJING: The former Chinese head of Interpol, who went missing last month, was accused of accepting bribes on Monday, becoming the latest top official to fall in President Xi Jinping’s anti-corruption dragnet. After days of concealing the fate of Meng Hongwei -- who is also China’s vice minister for public security -- from the international community 1

October 7, 2018 12:00 AM China asks Pakistan to benefit from import expo

BEIJING: China to hold first-ever a high-profile trade event in its business capital, Shanghai next month and has invited Pakistan to take benefit of it for overcoming trade deficit in bilateral trade. It will be a golden opportunity for Pakistani producers and exporters to enhance their export to China by taking part in this event, China International 1

October 7, 2018 12:00 AM Japan military joins Philippine war games

SAN ANTONIO, Philippines: Japanese troops stormed a beach in the Philippines Saturday in joint exercises with US and Filipino troops that officials said marked the first time Tokyo’s armoured vehicles rolled on foreign soil since World War II. The small Japanese contingent played a humanitarian support role in the drill after US and Filipino marines 1

October 7, 2018 12:00 AM Interpol asks Beijing to clarify on its missing president

PARIS: Interpol has asked Beijing to clarify the situation of Interpol president Meng Hongwei, who has been reported missing, the international police organisation’s secretary-general Juergen Stock said on Saturday. "Interpol has requested through official law enforcement channels a clarification from China’s authorities on the status of Interpol President

October 4, 2018 12:00 AM Del Potro seals ATP Finals spot as Dimitrov exits Beijing

BEIJING: Favourite Juan Martin del Potro avoided the fate of third seed Grigor Dimitrov to surge into the quarter-finals of the China Open and seal his spot at the ATP Finals on Wednesday. The towering Argentine top seed, enjoying one of the best seasons of his injury-blighted career, dismissed Russia’s stubborn Karen Khachanov 6-4, 7-6 (7/4). Victory 1

September 30, 2018 12:00 AM China HIV/AIDS cases surge by 14pc

BEIJING: The number of people living with HIV/AIDS in China has surged by 14 percent, with most cases transmitted through sex rather than blood transfusions, state media said Saturday. More than 820,000 people had AIDS or were HIV-positive at the end of June, up by 100,000 year-on-year, the official Xinhua news agency said, citing national health officials

September 23, 2018 1:30 PM Sargodha University collaborates with China’s Lanzhou University

BEIJING: The University of Sargodha has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Lanzhou University of China to enhance the collaboration in academic, educational and cultural spheres in the next five years. The agreement was signed by Professor Chun-Hua Yan, President Lanzhou University and Dr. Ishtiaq Ahmad, Vice Chancellor Sargodha University 5