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January 15, 2019 5:46 PM Pakistan culture week to be celebrated in Chengdu in September

BEIJING: Pakistan and China are iron brothers and China-Pakistan Economic Corridor is a flagship project of the BRI. In order to deepen Pakistan and Sichuan’s ties and befittingly celebrate the Pakistan-China ties, Chengdu Chamber of Commerce for Commercial Services (CCCCS) will organize a Pakistan Cultural Week in Chengdu”, stated by President of CCCCS 3

January 15, 2019 12:00 AM Pakistani diplomat visits Xinjiang

BEIJING: Diplomats from Pakistan and other regional countries visited Xinjiang region last week, and got highly impressed by the recent measures taken by the Chinese government for ensuring peace and prosperity for their people. The regional government of the region has invited diplomatic envoys and representatives from Pakistan, Russia, Kazakhstan

January 13, 2019 12:00 AM Govt working for people welfare: minister

LAHORE: Provincial Minister for Industries and Trade Mian Aslam Iqbal has said healthy society is created by promoting sports activities. The Punjab government has made a comprehensive plan for the revival of sports activities in all the government schools. Talent in sports appears through promotion of sports activities in schools, therefore, the government 3

January 13, 2019 12:00 AM US Navy chief heads to China

WASHINGTON: The head of the US Navy will visit his Chinese counterpart next week, officials said Friday, as the two powers seek to reduce military risks amid ongoing trade tensions. Chief of Naval Operations Admiral John Richardson will travel to Beijing and Nanjing from January 13-16, when he will meet with Vice Admiral Shen Jinlong, who commands the People’s 4

January 12, 2019 12:00 AM China weighs diversifying agro imports from Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan Yao Jing on Friday said his country was seriously considering enhancing import of potato, cherry, wheat, besides increasing investments in other sectors of economy to strengthen business ties between the two countries. “Chinese government would also formally invite Pakistani experts to monitor the hybrid rice seed expertise 5

January 8, 2019 1:23 AM Imran-Trump meeting top priority for new envoy

WASHINGTON: Exploring the possibility of an Imran-Trump meeting will be one of the priorities of Pakistan’s new envoy who arrives in Washington on Monday to take charge of the effort to renew once close relationship between the United States and Pakistan. Dr Asad Majeed, until recently Pakistan’s ambassador in Tokyo, replaces Ali Jehangir Siddiqui who was sent by the PML-N 4

January 8, 2019 12:00 AM ‘Certain trade issues still unresolved’

LAHORE: Sri Lanka and Pakistan have signed free trade agreement (FTA), but certain issues are pending resolution, a diplomat said on Monday. Sri Lankan High Commissioner Noordeen Mohamed Shaheid expressed the hope that the amended agreement would be beneficial for the two countries. Speaking at the LCCI, he said there is a vast scope for the expansion 2

January 6, 2019 7:07 AM UAE crown prince meets PM Khan in Islamabad

Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed bin Sultan Al-Nahyan arrived in Islamabad after nearly 12 years on Sunday amid much fanfare for a day-long visit during which he will hold top-level meetings with Pakistani leadership. The Emirati crown prince was given a guard of honour and a fly-past salute during a welcome ceremony at PM House. He met other 10

January 6, 2019 12:00 AM Cash and oil package: Emirates Crown Prince due today with $6.2 bn deal

ISLAMABAD: United Arab Emirates (UAE) Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan is expected to officially announce a support package of about $6.2 billion for Pakistan during his two-day visit to the country on January 6. A high-level delegation will accompany the crown prince. Reportedly, all relevant terms and conditions have been finalised 2

January 5, 2019 3:19 PM Watch: PM Imran stands up to clap as Turkish band plays Pakistan's national song

Prime MInister Imran Khan rose to his feet to show his admiration for a Turkish band that played a national song of Pakistan during a reception hosted by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.. A video shows Pakistani and Turkish leaders enjoying their meals as the group plays "Tera Pakistan Hai Ye Mera Pakistan Hai". Prime Minister Khan stands up and claps 2