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February 15, 2018 12:00 AM Cholistan jeep rally storms into action

BAHAWALPUR: The 13th Cholistan Desert jeep rally, which has turned into annual grand festival of Cholistan Desert, was inaugurated on Wednesday evening in Bahawal Club Bahawalpur in bustling ceremony. During the ceremony the winner’s trophy was launched by Senator Saud Majeed Chaudhry along with Commissioner Bahawalpur division Saqib Zafar and MD Tourism

February 4, 2018 12:00 AM Suspect arrested after gun attack on foreigners in Italy

ROME: Italian police said they have arrested a young man suspected of opening fire on foreigners from a vehicle in central Italy on Saturday, wounding several people. After the attack in the town of Macerata, the suspect got out of his car and made a fascist salute while wearing a tricolour scarf, according to Italian media. He was allegedly found to be carrying 5

February 3, 2018 12:00 AM Cholistan Desert Jeep Rally from Feb 15-18

KARACHI: Cholistan Desert Jeep Rally, organised by Tourism Development Corporation of Punjab, is to be held from February 15-18. The event will be sponsored by Indus Motor Company. An MoU was signed between Indus Motor Company (IMC) and TDCP in Lahore the other day. Around nine foreigners from Gulf countries and Thailand, in addition to about 100 local 6

January 20, 2018 12:00 AM Stocks rise over one percent on foreign buying; auto leads

Stocks gained 1.3 percent on Friday, buoyed by auto and financial shares while offshore investors continued to be net buyers and added fuel to a rally that started towards the start of the week, dealers said. Analyst Ahsan Mehanti at Arif Habib Corp said bullish activity was witnessed in scrips across the board. “(Prime Minister) PM’s approval for amnesty 6

January 6, 2018 12:00 AM China aims to get more cross-border transactions done in yuan

BEIJING: China will encourage companies to increase their use of yuan for settling cross-border trade deals and support foreigners´ use of the currency for direct investments in the country, the central bank said on Friday. Beijing has been promoting the international use of the yuan since 2009, and yuan settlement accounted for 16.9 percent of China 3

January 5, 2018 1:43 AM Qatar allows full ownership for foreign investors

DOHA: Qatar has approved legislation allowing 100 per cent ownership for foreign investors in most sectors of the economy in a bid to boost non-energy revenues, the government said on Thursday. The move comes at a time of political crisis in the Gulf, with Qatar under an economic and diplomatic boycott by neighbouring countries for the past seven months 1

January 2, 2018 5:47 AM Nawaz meets Saudi crown prince, set to return to Pakistan tonight

Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif is expected to return to Pakistan on Tuesday night, his daughter, Maryam Nawaz, has said in a tweet. The former premier, who has been in Saudi Arabia for the last two days, has also met with Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman, confirmed Maryam. An initial meeting between them was earlier reportedly cancelled for 'unknown' 3

January 1, 2018 12:00 AM BD arrests suspected militant near Rohingya camps

COX´S BAZAR, Bangladesh: Bangladesh police on Sunday arrested a suspected Islamist militant from the border district of Ukhia, near camps where thousands of Rohingya Muslims fleeing a military crackdown in Myanmar have taken shelter. The Rapid Action Battalion (RAB), an elite police tasked with tackling Islamist extremism in the Muslim-majority country 2

December 20, 2017 12:00 AM Home players fall to foreigners in Pakistan Open

KARACHI: All Pakistani players playing against a foreigner succumbed on Tuesday in the main rounds of Pakistan Open Men’s Squash Championship on Tuesday at Mushaf Squash Complex in Islamabad. Seasoned Farhan Mehboob lost his battle against Mazen Gamal of Egypt, who recorded 11-7, 11-8, 11-4 victory. Hong Kong’s Tsz Fung Yip dropped a set before beating 3

December 18, 2017 12:00 AM Pakistan F3 Futures attract 28 foreign players

KARACHI: As many as 28 foreign players are participating in Pakistan F3 Futures, scheduled from December 18-24, in Islamabad. Paramveer Singh, Jayesh Pungliya, Kunal Anand and Anurag Nenwani from India; Enrique Lopez-Perez and Pere Riba from Spain; Alexander Lebedyn and Vadim Alekseenko from Ukraine; Julian Onken from Germany; Peter Goldsteiner from Austria 2