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December 9, 2018 1:28 PM Pakistani expats contribute Rs1 billion for dams fund: SBP

ISLAMABAD: The overseas Pakistanis have so far contributed around Rs.1 billion to 'The Supreme Court of Pakistan and the Prime Minister of Pakistan Diamer-Bhasha and Mohmand Dams Fund', State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) data reveals. According to the SBP, as of December 06, around Rs 8.46 billion have so far been deposited by the local as well as expatriate

December 9, 2018 12:00 AM Iran seeks regional front against US economic terrorism, says Rouhani

TEHRAN: Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani said US sanctions were “economic terrorism”, as he sought to foster a united front from visiting regional officials on Saturday. Addressing parliament speakers from Afghanistan, China, Pakistan, Russia and Turkey, Rouhani said they had all suffered economic pressure from the US. “We are facing an all-out assault

December 9, 2018 12:00 AM China’s special forces team arrives for joint exercises

RAWALPINDII: A special forces contingent of the People’s Liberation Army China arrived here on Saturday to participate in the Pak-China joint military exercise ‘Warrior–VI 2018’. Troops of Special Service Group from both armies will participate in three weeks long exercise, the Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) said. Focus of the joint exercise 1

December 8, 2018 2:40 PM Pakistan, China special forces to conduct sixth joint exercise

RAWALPINDI: A special forces contingent of People Liberation Army China arrived here today to participate in Pak-China joint military exercise ‘Warrior –VI 2018’. Troops of Special Service Group from both armies will participate in three weeks long exercise. The focus of the joint exercise is to share respective experiences in the field of counter terrorism

December 8, 2018 12:00 AM Ireland bow out of World Cup after defeat to England

BHUBANESWAR, India: Ireland’s first appearance at a Hockey World Cup in 28 years ended on Friday after a 4-2 defeat to England. Australia’s 11-0 annihilation of China earlier in the day meant that Alexander Cox’s men needed only a draw to advance from Pool B for a place in the last eight.England will now face the Kiwis after they proved too strong for Ireland

December 7, 2018 11:06 PM China will continue its efforts to bring more investment in Pakistan: Chinese envoy

Islamabad: Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan Yao Jing has said that Chinese government would continue its efforts to bring more investment in Pakistan. The ambassador desired to further expand the range of economic cooperation between China and Pakistan. The Chinese envoy met State Minister for Communications and Postal Services Mr. Murad Saeed at Ministry 1

December 6, 2018 2:12 PM UN: Pakistan highlights middle-income countries' role in achieving SDGs

UNITED NATIONS: Pakistan has highlighted middle-income countries' leading role in achieving Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), particularly those related to poverty, and called for helping them attain long-term debt sustainability and financial inclusion. "Middle-Income countries contribute almost half of the global GDP (Gross Domestic Product), but they are also home to 73% of the world''s

December 5, 2018 4:09 PM Pakistan should pursue clean energy instead of relying on coal, report suggests

Cash-strapped Pakistan should pursue clean energy instead of relying on coal, nuclear and hydroelectric power, according to a report released on Wednesday urging the country's policymakers to rethink plans for building more coal-fired plants. The Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, Ohio, said coal-fired power, one of the central pillars

December 5, 2018 12:00 AM Hutchison Ports, ZPMC sign deal

KARACHI: Hutchison Ports Pakistan has signed an agreement with Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industries Co Ltd, China (ZPMC) for a major crane purchase, a statement said on Tuesday. In addition to the purchase of eight new cabin-less remote controlled quay cranes, the terminal will acquire 24 remote-controlled rubber-tired gantry cranes (RTGCs) – the first 2

December 5, 2018 12:00 AM Defending champions Australia down England 3-0

BHUBANESWAR, India: Two-time defending champions Australia scored three goals in the final quarter to beat England by a comfortable 3-0 margin and register their second consecutive win at the men’s hockey World Cup here on Tuesday. The win took Australia to the top of Pool B with six points from two games and virtually secured their place in the quarter-finals 2