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May 17, 2018 12:00 AM Police enter home of ousted Malaysian PM

KUALA LUMPUR: At least a dozen police officers entered the family home of ousted Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak late on Wednesday, after he had returned home from prayers at a mosque, a Reuters witness said. State news agency Bernama said that dozens of police officers were also seen at a luxury condominium in another district of the Malaysian 2

May 17, 2018 12:00 AM Police enter home of Najib Razak

KUALA LUMPUR: At least a dozen police officers entered the family home of ousted Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak late on Wednesday, after he had returned home from prayers at a mosque, a Reuters witness said. State news agency Bernama said that dozens of police officers were also seen at a luxury condominium in another district of the Malaysian

May 15, 2018 12:00 AM KG Ramazan Festival T20 formally inaugurated

KARACHI: The 33rd Karachi Gymkhana Ramazan Festival Twenty20 for the Omar Associates Trophy was inaugurated formally by Nadeem Omar, president-elect of Karachi City Cricket Association (KCCA), and Akbar Iqbal Puri, president of Karachi Gymkhana, here on Monday. Earlier, the details of the four-week event were unveiled at a media briefing by Akhtar Munir 2

May 11, 2018 11:54 AM Trump's Iran deal exit an 'opportunity' for Turkey, says minister

The Turkish economy minister on Friday said the United States' withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal was an “opportunity” for Turkey, insisting there would be no let-up in trade with Tehran. Despite strong protests and last-minute lobbying by his European partners, US President Donald Trump announced that Washington would withdraw from the historic nuclear 1

May 11, 2018 12:00 AM Crisis-hit Iranian rial awaits buyers in Pakistani market

KARACHI: Iranian rial lost charm in Pakistani currency market after the US restored sanctions with exchange companies and money changers wanting to sell it ‘rock bottom’ levels but absent are the buyers' appetite, analysts said on Thursday. Couple of days back the Iranian currency could be easily converted, and after paying Rs2,100 one could easily get 100,000 toman 2

May 11, 2018 12:00 AM Expats send home $16.257 billion in July-April FY18

KARACHI: The amount of money sent home by Pakistani migrants living abroad increased in 10 months of the current fiscal year by 3.92 percent versus a year ago, the State Bank of Pakistan figures showed on Thursday. Remittances totalled $16.257 billion in July-April FY18, compared with $15.643 billion in the same period last year. In April, the figure 1

May 9, 2018 12:00 AM KG Ramazan T20 draws announced

KARACHI: The draws of the 33rd Karachi Gymkhana Ramazan Twenty20 Cricket Tournament for the Omar Associates Trophy were taken out in the presence of the representatives of the teams at the club on Tuesday. Last year’s winners Advance Telecom and losing semi-finalists Dollar East are not playing this time, but quite a few outfits will make their debut 5

May 9, 2018 12:00 AM Ghandhara Nissan pays in yuan for Chinese imports

KARACHI: Automaker Ghandhara Nissan Limited (GNL) imported three million yuan of trucks from China by settling the trade transaction in renminbi in its maiden deal with a Chinese bank based in Pakistan. Bank of China Limited Pakistan (ICBC), which opened the LC for truck imports from China. “We had a CNY (Chinese Yuan) LC established through ICBC during 6

May 4, 2018 12:00 AM ADB rules out need for IMF’s bailout money

MANILA: Pakistan will probably not need bailout money from any international lender to tackle its deteriorating external account position as the country has options to raise funds from neighbouring China or from international capital market, a senior official at the Asian Development Bank (ADB) said on Thursday. “I don’t think current situation needs 5

April 22, 2018 2:07 AM Dollar hits all-time high of Rs118.20

KARACHI: Devaluation of local currency against the US dollar continued in the open market on Saturday as the greenback hit an all-time high of Rs118.20. Currency dealers said the dollar was not easily available since its demand was very high, particularly after the government barred property deals without accompanying disclosure on source of income 2