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October 8, 2018 7:40 AM Cyclone Luban in Arabian Sea might impact Balochistan, Karachi: Met office

KARACHI: Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) has issued a warning entailing a predicted tropical storm named Luban gaining strength in the Arabian Sea. According to the PMD, a deep depression over south-east & adjoining east-central Arabian Sea has moved west-north-westwards with a speed of about 11 KT in last 6 hours and has laid centred on Sunday

October 4, 2018 2:22 PM China has no objection over Saudi investment in CPEC: Petroleum Minister

ISLAMABAD: Petroleum Minister Ghulam Sarwar has said that China has no objection over investment of Saudi Arabia in China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). Addressing a press conference after federal cabinet meeting here Thursday, Ghulam Sarwar said, "Saudi Arabia has shown interest in CPEC project in Gwadar, and China has no objection over it." Earlier 3

October 4, 2018 12:09 PM PM-led cabinet approves construction of Gawadar oil refinery, Pak-Saudi pacts

sent to business proposals being discussed between Pakistan and Saudi Arabia. The cabinet headed by Prime Minister Imran Khan discussed a six-point agenda. "The cabinet gave approval for the agreements discussed between Pakistan and Saudi Arabia during a visit of the Kingdom's delegation last week," Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry briefed media after 2

October 4, 2018 12:09 PM Saudi Arabia agrees to invest in new oil refinery in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Saudi Arabia has agreed in principle to invest in a new oil refinery in Pakistan’s deep-water port of Gwadar, the South Asian nation’s petroleum minister said on Thursday. State-owned Pakistan State Oil will partner with Saudi state oil giant Aramco on the project, Petroleum Minister Ghulam Sarwar Khan told reporters. “They showed an interest 1

October 1, 2018 12:10 PM Lahore-Faisalabad non stop train inaugurated

LAHORE: Railways Minister Sheikh Rasheed Ahmad Monday inaugurated a new non-stop train on the route of Lahore to Faisalabad at the Lahore Railway Station. Talking to the media, he said that 10 new trains would be started within a target of 100 days, adding that Pakistan Railways would put in place measures to increase number of passengers from 50 million 2

September 28, 2018 8:25 PM Bilawal Bhutto pays glowing tributes to MRD martyrs

KARACHI: Pakistan Peoples Party chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has paid glowing tributes the 16 martyrs of the MRD movement from village Punhal Chandio in Shaheed Benazirabad division on their 35th martyrdom anniversary being observed on Saturday. In his message on the occasion, the PPP Chairman said that MRD’s was very tough and nerve-wracking political

September 27, 2018 12:00 AM Hashoo Group vows to boost tourism

PESHAWAR: On the occasion of World Tourism Day, Hashoo Group, owners of Pakistan's Pearl-Continental and Marriott hotels, and Hotel One Brand, reaffirmed their commitment to boosting tourism in the country,a statement said on Wednesday. Murtaza Hashwani, chairman and CEO of Hashoo Group, said, “We are the pioneers of hospitality in Pakistan, and we know that tourism 2

September 24, 2018 5:24 PM Pakistan, Egypt celebrate 70 years of bilateral relations

CAIRO: In celebration of the passage of 70 years of diplomatic relations between Egypt and Pakistan, a summit was held by South Asian Strategic Stability Institute University (SASSI) in collaboration with the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan in Cairo. Titled "Women Trade and Enterprise- The Key to Development", the summit was held under the auspices 1

September 11, 2018 7:49 AM Pakistan wants to develop Gwadar as ‘oil city’ under CPEC

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan wants to develop Gwadar not only as economic hub but also an oil city under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project, Petroleum Minister Ghulam Sarwar Khan said Monday. This, he said, during his meeting with Chinese Ambassador Yao Jing who called on him to discuss various aspects of the multi-billion dollars plan being

September 7, 2018 12:00 AM PM chairs briefing on CPEC

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan Thursday chaired a briefing on China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) at the Prime Minister’s Office. Minister for Finance Asad Umar, Minister for Planning Makhdoom Khusro Bakhtiyar, Secretary Planning Zafar Hasan, Secretary Power Irfan Ali, Chairman National Highway Authority (NHA) Jawwad Rafique Malik and senior 1