Pakistan Business Forum Doha (PBFD) and Rawalpindi Chamber of Commerce & Industry have entered into a long-term partnership aimed at promoting mutual cooperation and bilateral trade, investment and industry between Pakistan and Qatar. The move comes as post-blockade, there have become opportunities for Pakistani businesses to enhance their exports to Qatar as Qatari businesses seek […]
Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman, Chief of the Air Staff, Pakistan Air Force was awarded with United States Legion of Merit – the highest military award of US armed forces awarded to any foreign military high official. The ceremony took place in Rawalpindi.
Edhi was a Pakistani philanthropist and social worker who established the largest private ambulance system all across Pakistan as well as Edhi homes for the abandoned children, orphanages, and shelter homes for the elderly. He died in July 2016.
Pakistan Cricket Board Chairman Najam Sethi also repeated his previous statement saying the debates over doubts on PSL final in Karachi should be put to an end. He also made the commitment to bringing Pakistan Super League back to Pakistan in a year or two.
Pakistan was the epicenter of the hopes of the Muslims of the world, said Imam-e-Kaaba Dr Saleh bin Muhammad Al-Talib on Friday. The Imam-e-Kaaba is on a 3-day visit to Pakistan where he gave Friday sermon also.
A day after ink was thrown on Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif in Sialkot, a shoe was thrown at PML-N’s supreme leader Nawaz Sharif in Lahore on Sunday, The incident comes days after another PML-N leader, Ahsan Iqbal, had a shoe thrown at him.
The Pakistan Navy has successfully test-fired land based anti-ship missile as part of a training exercise from the coastal region. The test was conducted five days after the Navy and Pakistan Air Force jointly conducted long range anti-ship cruise missile firings in North Arabian Sea.
Naveena Group has announced its foray into steel production business by establishing a 300,000 tons per annum (TPA) steel melting and re-rolling mill at Port Qasim in Karachi– Pakistan’s economic hub.
Pakistan on Friday reopened a key trade route with neighboring Afghanistan after a gap of three years — a move that was warmly welcomed by the country’s business community.
Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif on Friday told lawmakers that Pakistani troops have been stationed in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for ‘internal security’ reasons, not to take part in the Yemen war, as other lawmakers had feared.
Hyundai had originally planned to set up a plant at BQIP. However, NIP’s bureaucratic issues forced the Korean auto giant to shift investment to the Faisalabad Special Economic Zone (FIEDMC) in Punjab.
Advisor to Pakistan Prime Minister on Finance Dr Miftah Ismail Friday said the present government had added around 12,000 MW additional electricity in the national grid, which would be fully utilized in June.
The All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) says its members are ready to invest US$7 billion in establishing 1,000 garment manufacturing plants in the country to boost annual production to 3 billion pieces.
The World Bank estimates that Pakistan’s largest metropolitan city Karachi– also its economic hub, needs $9 to $10 billion financing over 10-year period to meet its infrastructure and service delivery requirements.
A total of 213 government officers serving in various ministries, divisions, provincial departments and autonomous bodies hold dual nationality, with some of them assigned to key positions, a report reveals.
The first ever Container vessel MS TIGER under CPEC project arrived at Gwadar Port. Two Pakistan Navy Ships escorted MS TIGER to the deep sea port in Balochistan province located along the Arabian Sea shoreline.
The Pakistani military announced on 6 March that its army troops shot down an Indian unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) that illegally entered Pakistani airspace across the line of control (LoC) in the disputed northern region of Kashmir.
China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) hopes to deliver trillions of dollars in infrastructure financing to Asia, Europe, and Africa. If the initiative follows Chinese practices to date for infrastructure financing, then BRI raises the risk of debt distress in some borrower countries,
Justice (r) Javed Iqbal, Chairman of Pakistan’s corruption watchdog–the National Accountability Bureau (NAB), said Monday that Pakistan and China have inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the eradication of corruption from both the countries. “Both the countries were jointly working towards ensuring transparency in China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project,” he said repoAPP. While terming […]
IRSHAD SALIM — Pakistani expatriates collectively own a $587 million+ organization back home but were unaware until the newly appointed Chairman Board of Governors of the Overseas Pakistan Foundation (OPF) broke the news at a town-hall-style meet of more than 500 Pakistanis at the embassy in Riyadh. More than 2.5 million Pakistanis are in the […]