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May 24, 2018 12:00 AM Pakistan launching forays in South Africa’s occupational safety market

KARACHI: A dozen of local manufacturers and exporters are heading for South Africa to market their goods and services at one of its top trade expos, launching an extensive exploration drive to tap emerging economies in the world’s second most-populous continent, a statement said on Wednesday. The Securex & A-OSH 2018 is a leading exhibition in the field

May 23, 2018 12:00 AM NAB chief orders various complaint verifications

ISLAMABAD: Chairman National Accountability Bureau Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal on Tuesday ordered complaint verification against the Petroleum Division and other federal ministries for establishing companies allegedly in violation of law. The complaint verification was initiated on the complaint filed in the NAB that two years back, the Ministry of Petroleum 1

May 22, 2018 12:00 AM New world tour with massive prize money proposed

LONDON: A new global golf circuit is being planned, multiple sources have confirmed to Reuters, in what would be the biggest upheaval in the professional game in decades. To be named the World Golf Series, the circuit proposed by the British-based World Golf Group has been in the planning stages for more than a year.The group hopes to stage 15-to-20 yearly

May 21, 2018 12:00 AM UAE announces major changes in visa policy

DUBAI: The United Arab Emirates (UAE) announced decisions on Sunday that included the provision of residency visas of up to 10 years for investors and professionals and their families in addition to exceptional students. According to WAM, the cabinet announced the launch of an integrated visa system to attract talent in all vital sectors of the national

May 20, 2018 12:00 AM Punjab govt, Nadra sign extension in contract for arms licences

LAHORE: The Punjab government and Nadra have signed the extension in contract for Punjab arms licences (2018-2020). The extension in contract was signed by Nadra Chairman Usman Mobin and Additional Chief Secretary Maj Azam Suleman here on Saturday. The computerisation of all arms licences of Punjab was extended for another three years, till 2020, as the initial 4

May 20, 2018 12:00 AM US trying to move forward after quitting Iran nuclear deal

WASHINGTON: After leaving the Iran nuclear deal, Washington wants to move forward by offering to build a "coalition" to counter the multiple "threats" posed by the Tehran regime -- but Europeans intent on saving the 2015 accord may thwart that effort. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday will unveil a new "diplomatic roadmap" for Iran -- how America

May 19, 2018 12:00 AM Getting Rs54 bn loans written off: SC issues notices to 222 individuals, companies

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court (SC) issued notices to 222 individuals and companies that had allegedly got loans of Rs54 billion written off. A press release issued by the apex court on Friday revealed that a two-member bench, headed by Justice Mian Saqib Nisar, Chief Justice of Pakistan, and comprising Justice Mushir Alam heard suo motu case No.26 of 2007 with HR cases 1

May 19, 2018 12:00 AM EU launches measures to protect European business in Iran

BRUSSELS: The European Commission said on Friday it had started the process of renewing a sanctions-blocking measure to protect European businesses in Iran, after the United States pulled out of the Iran nuclear accord and reimposed sanctions on Tehran. The Commission said in a statement it had "launched the formal process to activate the Blocking Statute 1

May 18, 2018 12:00 AM Russia-led bloc seeks free trade area with Iran

Astana, Kazakhstan: The Russia-led Eurasian Economic Union trade bloc signed an interim trade deal with Iran on Thursday and plans to negotiate a free trade zone, said Kazakhstan which hosted the talks. The agreement signed in the Kazakh capital Astana comes as the United States is snapping economic sanctions on Tehran back into place and warned companies 1

May 18, 2018 12:00 AM Leisure Leagues Pakistan signs MoU with UNGC

KARACHI: Leisure Leagues Pakistan (LLP) has become a signatory to the United Nation Global Compact, announcing its commitment to help the world meet the United Nations’ 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. “Leisure Leagues is proud to join the United Nation Global Compact as a signatory company and is totally committed to implement and promote UNGC Principles 1