Can’t Believe This Was Riyadh Last Night: Pop Singer Asim Azhar

May 9, 2018 (DESPARDES/PKONWEB) — Pakistani singer and actor Asim Azhar held a live open air concert to a jamp-packed youth crowd on May 4 in Saudi capital Riyadh, before heading for Umrah with his mother. It was Azhar’s first ever live performance in the Kingdom. Can’t believe this was Riyadh last night..❤️ nothing but […]

Trump on Deal or No Deal: ‘Tactically Very Unpredictable, Strategically Very Predictable’

“Sometimes by losing a battle you find a new way to win the war”; “What separates the winners from the losers is how a person reacts to each new twist of fate” – Trump Quotes May 9, 2018 (UPDATED) — Trump loves uncertainty. It works for him. It is uncertainty about how far he is […]

Could Karachi Learn From Guetamala? (Video)

May 9, 2018 (BE2C2) — Plastic comprised 51 per cent of all debris found at the Clifton Beach, according to a 3-month study conducted by a student of the University of Karachi’s Institute of Environmental Studies. Ramzan Ali, who moved to the UK for postgraduate studies in 2015, conducted this research as part of his […]

8 Bottled Water Brands Found Unsafe For Drinking, 4 Makeshift Plants Shut Down in Karachi

Rising concerns about quality of the tap water is driving demand for bottled water in the country; The threat from counterfeit and unbranded bottled water continues. May 9, 2018 (BE2C2) — The Pakistan Council of Research in Water Resources (PCRWR) on Tuesday declared eight brands of bottled water unsafe for drinking due to chemical and […]

12 Pakistani Companies Showcasing Health, Beauty Products At ‘BEAUTYWORLD MIDDLE EAST’

Middle East and Africa’s beauty and personal care market is set to grow from $32.7 billion in 2017 to $47.5 billion by 2021. May 9, 2018 (BE2C2) — The MENA region’s largest international trade fair for beauty products, hair, fragrances, and wellbeing opened Tuesday in Dubai. 12 Pakistani companies are exhibiting their health and beauty […]

Trump Pulls U.S. Out Of Iran Nuclear Deal Calling It ‘Disastrous’, An ‘Embarrassment’

May 9, 2018 (DESPARDES/PKONWEB) — United States President Donald Trump on Tuesday announced the US withdrawal from what he called the “defective” multinational nuclear deal with Iran, and said Washington would reinstate sanctions against the Islamic republic, pitting him against the United States’ closest allies and leaving the future of Tehran’s nuclear ambitions in question. […]

Pakistan Invites Iran For Talks Over Stalled IP Gas Pipeline

Tehran had indicated to Islamabad it may go for arbitration against Pakistan for unilaterally shelving the IP project and seek compensation of $1.2 billion as penalty May 8, 2018 (BE2C2) — Pakistan has extended an invitation to Iran for holding crucial talks on Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline project which has remained stalled due to U.S. sanctions […]

Dubai-Based Hadid to Operate, Manage 11,000 Sq-ft Terminal at Jinnah International Airport

May 8, 2018 (BE2C2) — Global flight support provider Hadid, which announced its debut as an FBO manager last month in a deal that will see it operate the FBO at Italy’s Riviera Airport, has wasted little time in expanding its fledgling network. For its second location, the Dubai-based global trip support provider will operate […]

Pakistani and Indian Hit $1Mln Jackpot in Dubai

The two online ticket buyers were the latest winners in the Dubai Duty Free Millennium Millionaire draw May 9, 2018 (DESPARDES/PKONWEB) — A Pakistani and an Indian national hit the $1 million (Dh3.6 million) jackpot in the Dubai Duty Free Millennium Millionaire draw held on Tuesday. The two online ticket buyers were announced winners at […]