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July 17, 2018 12:00 AM MMCL launches Yutong buses

KARACHI: Master Motors Corp. Ltd. (MMCL) in collaboration with Yutong, the largest manufacturer of buses in the world, has launched new 8.5m Grand Saloon Buses for the emerging Pakistani market, an announcement said on Monday. “The assembling of 8.5 meter long bus has been started along with their standard 12 meter model at the company’s state-of-the-art

July 17, 2018 12:00 AM Malaysia sets sights on CPEC

KARACHI: Malaysia sees China-Pakistan Economic Corridor as a big opportunity for South Asia region, especially for Pakistan and can partner with Pakistan in potential projects in various sectors, if invited, an envoy said on Monday. “… Malaysia wants to increase bilateral trade with Pakistan, which was currently standing at around $1.34 billion and was in favour

July 17, 2018 12:00 AM Gold jumps Rs850/tola on rupee depreciation

KARACHI: Gold grew dearer in the local market going up by Rs850/tola to reach Rs59,650/tola largely driven by the depreciation of rupee that is currently in the dumps against dollar, traders said on Monday. Gold appreciated by $2 to $1,244 per ounce in the international market. Haji Haroon Chand, president Sindh Sarafa Bazar Association, said the gold became

July 16, 2018 3:17 PM Elections 2018: Saeed Ajmal announces to support PTI candidate

LAHORE: Former Pakistani spinner Saeed Ajmal has announced to support Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) candidate in general elections, scheduled on July 25, 2018. In a video message here Monday, Saeed Ajmal announced to support PTI candidate Rana Ali Salman for NA-122 Sheikhupura constituency. Congratulating Rana Ali Salman for contesting elections, Saeed 1

July 16, 2018 7:37 AM Pakistani rupee tumbles, SBP cites "market forces"

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistani rupee dropped sharply in early trade on Monday in what appeared to be another devaluation by the central bank, two market analysts said, the fourth such intervention since early December. The currency was trading at around 125/126 per dollar at 10.30 am local time (0530 GMT) after closing at 121.5 per dollar on Friday. "It looks 1

July 16, 2018 12:00 AM Waseem goes down in IBF flyweight world title bout

KARACHI: Pakistan’s professional boxer Mohammad Waseem on Sunday went down against South Africa’s Moruti Mthalane in the International Boxing Federation (IBF) flyweight world title shot in Kuala Lumpur. The former IBF world champion Mthalane regained the belt as he prevailed over the former two-time WBC world silver flyweight champion Waseem through

July 15, 2018 4:24 PM President Xi sends condolences to Pakistani counterpart over terror attack

BEIJING: Chinese President Xi Jinping Sunday sent a condolence message to his Pakistani counterpart, Mamnoon Hussain, over Friday''s terror attack in southwestern Pakistan that killed 128 people and injured 200 others. In his message, President Xi offered his deepest condolences to all the victims on behalf of the Chinese government and the Chinese people

July 15, 2018 12:00 AM Waseem faces Mthalane in tough fight today

KARACHI: Pakistan’s professional boxer Mohammad Waseem will on Sunday (today) fight the toughest battle of his pro career when he faces the highly experienced and former International Boxing Federation (IBF) world champion Moruti Mthalane of South Africa in the IBF flyweight world title shot in Kuala Lumpur. By the time this story will be read by the readers

July 15, 2018 12:00 AM Hurdles ahead of polls not a new phenomenon for PPP: Zardari

ISLAMABAD: Former president and the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Co-Chairman Asif Ali Zardari Saturday said the people who are creating hurdles in PPP election campaign will fail. In a statement, Zardari said everyone knows that these hurdles are not new for the party and the party workers. "The PPP workers know how to jump over these hurdles," he said. The former

July 14, 2018 9:48 PM Haven’t yet reached destination of complete peace: COAS

QUETTA: Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa admitted that Pakistan had not yet reached its destination of complete peace. His remarks came a day after Pakistan lost 128 people, including Balochistan Awami Party leader Siraj Raisani, in one of the deadliest terrorist attacks in years. Islamic State terrorist group claimed responsibility