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July 13, 2018 12:00 AM SECP confirms PIF, PGF conversion into open-end funds

KARACHI: The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has approved the conversion of PICIC Investment Fund (PIF) and PICIC Growth Fund (PGF), being managed by HBL AMC into open-end funds, an announcement said on Thursday. The corporate sector regulator in a statement said it managed to bring this longstanding issue to a successful conclusion 3

July 12, 2018 12:00 AM Auto sales surge 21pc to 258,632 units in FY2018

KARACHI: Auto sales surged 21 percent to 258,632 units during the last fiscal year of 2017/18 as low-cost financing boosted demand of cars, light commercial vehicles, vans and jeeps, brokerage reported on Wednesday. Brokerages, citing industry data, said auto sales stood at 213,118 units during the previous fiscal year of 2016/17. Daniyal Adil, an analyst 16

July 7, 2018 12:00 AM Turkish police detain two Brits over ‘terror propaganda’

ISTANBUL: Anti-terror police have detained two Britons of Iraqi origin at an airport in southwest Turkey on charges of spreading terror propaganda for outlawed Kurdish militants, media reported on Friday. Two brothers identified as Ayman Barzan and Hariam Barzan were held on Thursday at Dalaman airport after they were interviewed by anti-terror risk analysis 3

July 1, 2018 12:00 AM China conducts military drill near Indian border

BEIJING: Chinese military stationed in Tibet has carried out a drill to test their logistics, armament support capabilities and military-civilian integration in the remote Himalayan region near the Indian border, official media reported in Bejing on Friday. The drill carried out by the People's Liberation Army (PLA) units on Tuesday was the first such reported

June 30, 2018 12:00 AM Changan Automobile, Master Motor sign agreement: Chinese joint venture to start $100mln car plant by year-end

KARACHI: Chinese automakers are set to kick-start their $100 million car assembling plant with annual production capacity of 30,000 units by the year-end, officials said on Friday. “We are excited to see the market potential in Pakistan as well as the export opportunities we can tap,” Wang Huanran, assistant president and general manager of Overseas 3

June 30, 2018 12:00 AM Climate change impact: Sindh most vulnerable hotspot in Pakistan, says WB

ISLAMABAD: Sindh has emerged as the most vulnerable hotspot in Pakistan, followed by Punjab, reveals the World Bank’s book on South Asia’s Hotspot -- The Impact of Temperature and Precipitation Changes on Living Standards. The writers of the book are Muthukumara Mani, Sushenjit Bandyopadhyay, Shun Chonabayashi, Anil Markandya and Thomas Mosier. Changes 2

June 28, 2018 12:00 AM Nine killed in twin bomb attack in Afrin

BEIRUT: At least nine people were killed Wednesday in twin bomb attacks in Afrin, a flashpoint town in northwestern Syria held by Ankara-backed rebels, a monitor said. Turkish forces and their rebel allies seized Afrin in March from the Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG), which pledged an insurgency to take back the town. On Wednesday, twin bombings

June 23, 2018 12:00 AM PHF Olympic Day celebrations from today

KARACHI: The PHF will organise the Olympic Day celebrations from June 23 under the directives of IOC, FIH and POA to commemorate the birth of modern Olympic Games. The PHF has directed all its affiliated units to organise hockey activities, including matches at club and school levels, walks and seminars in coordination with local governments, semi- government 2

June 19, 2018 12:00 AM Iraq says US strike killed 20 in east Syria

BEIRUT: An Iraqi paramilitary force key to the battle against the Islamic State group on Monday accused the US-led coalition of killing more than 20 of its fighters in an air raid in eastern Syria. The bombing raid hit Al-Hari, a town controlled by regional militias fighting in Syria’s complex seven-year war alongside President Bashar al-Assad’s forces 1

June 13, 2018 12:00 AM Car sales increase 16.3 percent to 201,134 units in July-May

KARACHI: Car sales rose 16.3 percent to 201,134 units during the first 11 months of the current fiscal year of 2017/18, industry data showed on Tuesday, as low-interest rate and growing demand from cab schemes boosted auto sales. Pakistan Automotive Manufacturers Association (Pama) data showed that car sales stood at 172,911 units in the July-May period 17