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April 20, 2018 12:00 AM Conflict looms in South African cricket

CAPE TOWN: Cricket South Africa (CSA) and the country’s cricketers appeared to be headed for conflict on Thursday, just 11 days before the expiry of a four-year agreement between officials and players. The South African Cricketers’ Association (SACA) issued a statement on Thursday which contradicted one put out by CSA on Wednesday.The official body claimed 5

April 17, 2018 9:34 PM China Southern Airlines to start Kunming-Islamabad flights

The China Southern Airlines Co. Ltd will be starting flights between Kunming and Islamabad from mid of this year. This was underlined in a meeting of the Airline’s Executives with Pakistan’s Consul General to Chengdu, Muhammad Mudassir Tipu. The delegation of the airlines Tuesday met the CG in Kunming, capital of Yunnan province, and included Hu Yaohui 3

April 15, 2018 12:00 AM Nepal seeks more trade with Pakistan

RAWALPINDI: Nepal wants to further boost bilateral trade and economic relations with Pakistan, a foreign official said on Saturday. Speaking at the Gems and Jewellery exhibition held under the auspicious of Capital Gems Traders Association Rawalpindi-Islamabad, Nepalese Ambassador Sewa Lamsal Adhikari said that the two countries have tremendous potential 4

April 14, 2018 12:00 AM China helps modernise Pak infrastructure network

BEIJING: China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is intended to modernise Pakistan's infrastructure and support its economy. The project is fast reaching fruition, as it brings economic benefits to the whole country, says a report published in the Global Times on Friday. On the controversial topic of Beijing's strategic intent toward the CPEC, a flagship 2

April 14, 2018 12:00 AM Eiffel Tower shuts due to strike

PARIS, France: The Eiffel Tower was shut on Friday due to a strike by security personnel over the suspension of three of their colleagues, the company operating Paris’ most recognisable monument and trade unions said. The labour dispute was sparked by the suspension of three security staff after they complained about new working hours which would reduce

April 10, 2018 12:00 AM Rice traders off to Iran

LAHORE: A 16-member delegation of the Rice Exporters Association of Pakistan (REAP) leaves for Iran to explore trade potential, a statement said on Monday. The delegation, which includes top exporters of basmati and long grain rice, will meet with the officials of the Ministry of Commerce of Iran, for selling Pakistani rice through government tenders 4

April 10, 2018 12:00 AM Pakistan to maintain 6pc growth rate: PM

BEIJING: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, while speaking at Boao Forum in China on Monday, said that Pakistan will maintain 6 percent growth rate this year. PM Abbasi said that China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is the most visible part of One Belt and One Road Initiative and would give benefit to both countries. "Pakistan's adoption of yuan as the reserve 1

April 8, 2018 12:00 AM TCS opens gateway facility in Lahore

LAHORE: TCS Holdings (Pvt) Ltd has inaugurated its international gateway facility in Lahore, a statement said. The new international gateway facility was inaugurated together by TCS and UPS leadership teams to further the two companies’ cooperation. The expanded Lahore facility will help TCS streamline import and export shipments in Punjab, the statement 2

April 6, 2018 10:31 AM PM Abbasi arrives in Kabul to discuss bilateral issues

KABUL : Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi Friday arrived in Kabul on a daylong visit to discuss wide ranging bilateral matters with the Afghan leadership. Foreign Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif, Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal, Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Iqbal Zafar Jhagra and National Security Advisor Nasser Khan Janjua accompanied the prime minister 5

April 6, 2018 6:49 AM PM Abbasi receives guard of honor upon arrival in Kabul

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi arrived in Kabul on Friday for a day-long visit to Afghanistan. A contingent of Afghan army presented the guard of honour to the prime minister upon his arrival at the presidential palace in Kabul. Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has invited PM Abbasi on a state visit to discuss economic, security and counter-terrorism 8