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December 9, 2018 12:00 AM FFF announce profit for fifth straight year

PARIS: The French Football Federation (FFF) announced on Saturday a fifth successive year of profit with their accounts up by 821,000 euros ($935,000) for the season 2017-2018. Their annual financial report, which concluded on June 30, showed a 9,000 euros ($10,2000) increase compared to the previous year. The association’s yearly income grew from 236.45m euros

December 9, 2018 12:00 AM DRAP proposes raise in drug prices

KARACHI: The Drug Regulatory Authority (DRAP) has recommended an immediate raise in prices of 850 medicines while saying there would be shortage of life saving drugs in the country if the raise in prices is not done. The DRAP has made this recommendation in a report submitted to the Supreme Court which on November 14, 2018 had directed the government

December 8, 2018 12:00 AM Jang Economic Session: ‘Improve quality to make people buy local products’

LAHORE: Pakistan has been importing vegetables, pulses and other agro products worth billions of dollars despite being an agrarian country. The government needs to adopt a strict and effective policy to stop it and must adopt the slogan of ‘Be Pakistani, Buy Pakistani’. These views were expressed by the experts in Jang Economic Session on ‘Be Pakistani-

December 8, 2018 12:00 AM SSGC seeks Rs84.3/mmbtu price hike

KARACHI: Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC) has filed a petition before the Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) for review of its estimated revenue requirement / prescribed prices for FY18/19. SSGC has requested the authority to allow an upward adjustment of Rs84.30/mmbtu in its prescribed prices effective from July 1, 2018 for FY18/19 to compensate

December 5, 2018 12:00 AM Hutchison Ports, ZPMC sign deal

KARACHI: Hutchison Ports Pakistan has signed an agreement with Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industries Co Ltd, China (ZPMC) for a major crane purchase, a statement said on Tuesday. In addition to the purchase of eight new cabin-less remote controlled quay cranes, the terminal will acquire 24 remote-controlled rubber-tired gantry cranes (RTGCs) – the first 2

December 4, 2018 12:00 AM Rabbani accuses govt of rendering parliament redundant

ISLAMABAD: The former Senate Chairman, Senator Mian Raza Rabbani, on Monday accused the PTI-led government of rendering Parliament redundant regarding all the major national issues in a bid to demonise it and “ridicule the offices of Senate chairman and NA speaker”. Commenting on the completion of 100 days of the government, Rabbani remarked, “It is unfortunate 1

November 30, 2018 4:57 PM Facebook, NITB organize workshop for officials of government of Pakistan

A workshop ‘Connecting With Communities: Social Media for Government’ was arranged by Prime Minister’s Office, National IT Board and Facebook in Islamabad. It is important to note such a workshop was organized for the first time for government officials in Pakistan by NITB where officials from all ministries were present to get training on digital media 7

November 30, 2018 12:00 AM OPPO to invest $1.43 billion in R&D

KARACHI: Chinese handset maker OPPO on Thursday announced it will invest about $1.43 billion in the areas of 5G, artificial intelligence, and smart devices. The announcements were made at the “2018 OPPO Technology Exhibition” held in Shenzhen, a statement said. Tony Chen, founder, and CEO of OPPO, announced an increase in R&D spending of about $1.43 billion 3

November 28, 2018 12:00 AM Prices of essential kitchen items go up by 11pc

ISLAMABAD: The average prices of essential kitchen items have witnessed an increase of almost 11 percent from May to October 2018, official data of Pakistan Bureau of Statistics reveals. Price of wheat went up from Rs320.49 to Rs340 (6.11 percent) per 10kg. Similarly the price of flour increased from Rs359.81 to Rs393.35 (9.32%) per 10kg. Rice Basmati 1

November 27, 2018 12:00 AM Byco’s profit falls 76pc in Q1

KARACHI: Byco Petroleum (Byco) on Monday reported a 76 percent fall in its profit to Rs240.984 million for the first quarter ended September, translating into earnings per share (EPS) of Re0.05, a bourse filing said on Monday. Byco earned Rs1.018 billion with EPS of Re0.19 in the corresponding period a year earlier. The company didn’t announce any dividend 3