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September 25, 2018 12:00 AM Japanese apparel firm plans outsourcing from Pakistan

KARACHI: A world famous apparel brand Uniqlo plans to outsource textile garments from three Pakistani companies for its more than 3,000 outlets worldwide, people familiar with the matter said on Monday. Uniqlo Inc – a subsidiary of Japanese retail holding company Fast Retailing Inc. – has planned joint venture with three local companies, which would

September 24, 2018 12:00 AM NCA acted on FIA claim Junejo laundered Rs180-250m from Pakistan

LONDON: Pakistan’s Federal Investigation (FIA) got former government official Farhan Junejo arrested by the National Crime Agency (NCA) on the basis of claims that the former aide of Makhdoom Amin Faheem allegedly laundered around Rs180 to Rs250 million out of Pakistani into his overseas accounts through “corruption and corrupt practices”. The News has obtained

September 23, 2018 12:00 AM Alcohol responsible for one in 20 deaths worldwide: WHO

GENEVA: Alcohol kills three million people worldwide each year — more than AIDS, violence and road accidents combined, the World Health Organization said Friday, adding that men are particularly at risk. The UN health agency’s latest report on alcohol and health pointed out that alcohol causes more than one in 20 deaths globally each year, including 1

September 23, 2018 12:00 AM As new iPhones go on sale, studies reveal chips from Intel and Toshiba

SAN FRANCISCO: Apple Inc’s latest iPhones hit stores around the world on Friday, featuring components made by Intel Corp and Toshiba among others, according to two firms that cracked open the iPhone Xs and Xs Max models.The studies by repair firm iFixit www.ifixit.com/Teardown/iPhone+XS++and+XS+Max+Teardown/113021 and chip analysis firm TechInsights 1

September 19, 2018 12:00 AM Danish envoy meets DRAP chief

Islamabad: Pakistan and Denmark Tuesday agreed to the need for better coordination from both sides to facilitate introduction of therapeutic goods originating from the two countries. Views to this effect were expressed when Danish Ambassador Rolf Michael Hay Pereira Holmboe called on the Chief Executive Officer of the Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan 3

September 19, 2018 12:00 AM China’s ‘reform deficit’ lamented

Beijing: Foreign companies cannot compete on a level playing field in China because the world´s second-largest economy is stuck in a "reform deficit", a European business group said Tuesday. Despite four decades of booming growth, Beijing has fallen behind on pledges to implement reforms and liberalise its economy, the EU Chamber of Commerce in China 3

September 19, 2018 12:00 AM Halal products fair on Sept 29

ISLAMABAD: The exhibition of Halal products will be held in Dubai on September 29. In the exhibition, companies which are making dairy products, frozen vegetables, bakery products, seafood, and ice cream will showcase their products. Halal Expo Dubai is the largest and only dedicated exhibition focusing on all aspects of Halal products and services 3

September 16, 2018 12:00 AM Europe must offset US pullout from nuclear deal: Iran

BERLIN: Europe should take action to neutralise the consequences of the US decision to quit a 2015 Iran nuclear accord to ensure its own long-term economic interests, Iran´s Foreign Minister said in an interview published on Saturday. Mohammed Javad Zarif told Germany´s Der Spiegel news magazine that Iran could "reduce its implementation" of the agreement 2

September 16, 2018 12:00 AM PM stops action against Katchi Abadis on railway land: Sheikh Rashid

Lahore: Railways Minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmed has said that Pakistan Railways is in talks with Army Medical Corps and some private organisations to run PR hospitals in partnership to provide better medical facilities to its employees and to save Rs 200 million which PR spends on treatment of its employees in private hospitals annually. He was addressing 7

September 16, 2018 12:00 AM VW in talks on car standards

HAMBURG/PARIS: Germany’s Volkswagen is in talks with other carmakers to set common standards for self-driving vehicle technology, Automotive News reported. The Volkswagen Group is discussing the initiative with more than 15 potential partners, according to the report, which cited an anonymous company executive. It did not identify any of the other companies 4