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March 22, 2018 11:05 PM Burj Khalifa will light up Pak flag in celebration of Pakistan Day

DUABI: Burj Khalifa, the tallest skyscraper in the world, will light up with green and white spectacular LED illumination of the Pakistani national flag on Friday evening to celebrate the country’s 78th Pakistan Day. While flag hoisting ceremonies will be held at the Pakistan Embassy in Abu Dhabi and the Pakistan Consulate General in Dubai at 8.30am. Pakistan's 3

March 9, 2018 3:53 AM China’s Chongqing invites Pakistani investors to attend logistics, auto exhibitions

CHENGDU: Chairman of China’s Chongqing city department for international trade has invited Pakistani businessmen and industrialists to attend global logistics exhibition and 16th Motor Cycle Expo being held in Chongqing later this year. Chairman of the CCPIT (China Council for the Promotion of International Trade) Chongqing, He Yi with his delegation 18

March 3, 2018 12:00 AM Iranian diplomat sees huge potential in enhanced trade

PESHAWAR: Consul General of Islamic Republic of Iran Mohammad Baqir Begi on Friday said that after lifting of sanctions on his country there was vast potential for promotion of bilateral trade between Pakistan and his country. He expressed these views at a meeting with the director of Pak-Afghan Joint Chamber of Commerce and Industry Ziaul Haq Sarhadi 4

February 10, 2018 12:00 AM Two dead in Libya’s Benghazi mosque attack

BENGHAZI, Libya: Twin bomb blasts struck a mosque in Benghazi in eastern Libya on Friday, killing two persons and wounding more than 62, the city’s main hospital said. The explosions hit the mosque at the start of weekly prayers in Libya’s second city, which lies 1,000 kilometres east of Tripoli, a security source told AFP. One bomb was hidden in a coffin 2

January 13, 2018 12:00 AM Habitt launches oriental collection

KARACHI: Habitt on Friday launched a co-created range of new home décor products inspired by Chinese art and civilization, fused with local Pakistani trends as a tribute to Pak-China friendship. The launch ceremony was held at Habitt’s flagship outlet, and was attended by the Consular Attaches - Economic and Commercial Office of Consulate General of China 21

January 7, 2018 2:14 AM Kidnapped Afghan official returns home

ISLAMABAD: Afghanis­tan’s provincial deputy governor Qazi Mohammad Nabi Ahmadi, who was kidnapped from Peshawar in October, has quietly retur­ned home after being recovered from the abductors. It is unclear how Mr Ahmadi’s release materialised. However, his brother Habibullah, who too had been kidnapped, still remains missing. Mr Ahmadi’s recovery was confirmed 23

December 23, 2017 12:00 AM JI protests US recognition ofAl-Quds as Israel’s capital

PESHAWAR: Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) on Friday staged a rally to protest the recognition of Jerusalem as capital of Israel by the United States. The rally, which was earlier scheduled to be staged outside the United States' Consulate General in the red zone, was diverted towards the Peshawar Press Club after it started from the Jinnah Park. Led by JI provincial 2

December 20, 2017 12:00 AM PCJCCI chief meets Chinese diplomat

LAHORE: Pakistan-China Joint Chamber of Commerce and Industry President S M Naveed in a meeting with Zhao Lijian, Charge D Affairs, Embassy of the Peoples Republic of China, discussed the relocation of labour-intensive Chinese industry to Pakistan, a statement said on Tuesday. During a meeting at the Chinese Consulate, Naveed said that China is moving 5

November 8, 2017 7:16 PM Afghan President orders probe into Pakistani diplomatic official’s death

KABUL: Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Wednesday condemned the killing of a Pakistani consulate staff member, Rana Nayyar Iqbal, in Jalalabad and ordered security institutions to investigate the incident, Afghan media reported. According to a statement issued by the Presidential Palace, Ghani also asked the security institutions to find out who was responsible 5

October 28, 2017 6:48 PM Pakistan missions in UAE observe Kashmir black day

DUBAI: The Pakistan Embassy in Abu Dhabi and the Pakistan Consulate Dubai observed Kashmir Black Day on Friday to show solidarity and brotherhood with the Kashmiri people’s struggle for independence. The Black Day marks seven decades of violence in the disputed region of Kashmir. On the eve of the event, the Pakistani and Kashmiri community warned India 9