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September 25, 2018 12:00 AM Japanese apparel firm plans outsourcing from Pakistan

KARACHI: A world famous apparel brand Uniqlo plans to outsource textile garments from three Pakistani companies for its more than 3,000 outlets worldwide, people familiar with the matter said on Monday. Uniqlo Inc – a subsidiary of Japanese retail holding company Fast Retailing Inc. – has planned joint venture with three local companies, which would

September 24, 2018 12:00 AM Ginting stuns Momota to take China Open title

CHANGZHOU, China: Japan’s Kento Momota suffered a shock loss in China on Sunday as he was bested by Indonesia’s Anthony Sinisuka Ginting in just two sets. The third seed, who took the Japan Open title on home ground last week, was beaten by world number 13 Ginting 23-21, 21-19. In a closely fought final, Momota had been leading in early moments but Ginting 1

September 22, 2018 1:45 PM Naval chief attends International Seapower Symposium at USA

Chief of the Naval Staff, Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi visited USA to attend 23rd International Seapower Symposium-2018 (ISS) held from 18-21 Sep 18 at US Naval War College Newport. The event involved panel discussions on issues related to common maritime challenges and opportunities to enhance international maritime security cooperation. During ISS, bilateral 2

September 19, 2018 12:00 AM Ruffled Azarenka in last 16

TOKYO: Former world number one Victoria Azarenka fought the gremlins to beat Japan’s Kurumi Nara 6-4, 7-5 and reach the last 16 of the Pan Pacific Open on Tuesday. The Belarusian, who has tumbled down the rankings following a messy custody battle over baby Leo, ironed out the glitches just in time with Nara threatening to force a deciding set in Tokyo 2

September 16, 2018 12:00 AM France cruise past Spain into Davis Cup final

VILLENEUVE-D’ASCQ, France: Davis Cup defending champions Spain took an unassailable 3-0 semi-final lead over Spain on Saturday when Nicolas Mahut and Julien Benneteau beat Feliciano Lopez and Marcel Granollers 6-0, 6-4, 7-6 (9/7) in the third of five rubbers on the Lille hardcourt. Four-time champions France, captained by 1983 French Open winner Yannick 4

September 13, 2018 12:00 AM BoI invites foreign investors

ISLAMABAD: The Board of Investment (BoI) has invited investors from Japan and Germany to invest in energy, auto and other sectors of Pakistan to benefit from attractive incentives offered by the country. In a meeting with investors from Germany and Japan, BoI identified energy, solar panels, electronics, automobile, textile, chemicals and plastics sectors 3

September 11, 2018 12:00 AM Osaka tipped as Japan’s first world number one

TOKYO: After going from goofball to Grand Slam champion, Naomi Osaka can follow her historic US Open triumph by becoming Japan’s first world number one, predicts Japanese tennis great Kimiko Date. Though Osaka’s moment of glory was overshadowed by Serena Williams’ meltdown during her stunning 6-2, 6-4 upset of her idol at the weekend, the 20-year-old

September 8, 2018 9:28 AM Japan’s claim over ‘Senkaku Islands’ highlighted at Karachi seminar

KARACHI: Consulate General of Japan in Karachi and Pakistan Japan Intellect Forum (PJIF) on Saturday held a seminar on “The Senkaku Islands, a group of islands controlled by Japan in the East China Sea. Territorial sovereignty over the islands and the maritime boundaries around them are disputed between China and Japan. Held at Japan Information and Culture 1

September 7, 2018 12:00 AM Trump signals nuclear talks with N Korea still alive

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump pledged on Thursday to complete a deal on denuclearising the Korean peninsula together with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, signaling that negotiations remain alive after weeks of an apparent deadlock. "Kim Jong Un of North Korea proclaims ‘unwavering faith in President Trump.’ Thank you to Chairman Kim. We will get it done together

September 6, 2018 12:00 AM Japanese experts help improve 50 auto part factories

LAHORE: The Small and Medium Enterprises Development Authority (SMEDA) has improved production systems of 50 auto factories with the support of Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA). SMEDA Chief Executive Officer Sher Ayub on Wednesday commented the second term of SMEDA-JICA joint project being run for technical support of the auto parts manufacturing