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‘Limited impact’ of US aid freeze on Pakistan growth

ISLAMABAD BANKS ON STABLE ECONOMY AND CHINA TO OFFSET NEGATIVE EFFECTS THE US’s freeze on billions in military as­sistance to Pakistan will have limited im­pact,...

Habib Bank kicked out of US

PAKISTAN FIRM’S NEW YORK OFFICE CLOSED AFTER FINANCE CONCERNS BANKING regulators in the US ordered Pakistan’s Habib Bank to shut its New York office after nearly...

Mattis to visit Pakistan next week

US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis will visit Pakistan next week as part of a four-nation tour during which he is expected to pressure Islamabad to...

Bestway Group CEO receives top honour in Pakistan

THE chief executive of a leading UK wholesalers was awarded a top accolade in Pakistan last Thursday (28). Zameer Choudrey, the Bestway Group CEO, was...

Pakistani global drug-trafficking kingpin arrested in London

 A Pakistani man suspected of being the leader of a global drug production and distribution syndicate has been arrested in the UK, following investigations...

Pakistan launches $500 million in Islamic bonds

Pakistan is set to launch $500 million (£384m) in Islamic bonds to raise money for its foreign exchange reserves, a senior official said on...

China to build £1.2 billion power line across Pakistan

China’s State Grid Corporation is set to build a $1.5-billion (£1.22bn) power line across Pakistan to enable the transmission of 4,000 megawatts of electricity...

Pakistan inflation rate increases in September

PAKISTAN’S annual inflation rate rose to 3.88 percent in September from 3.56 percent in August, mainly due to an increase in food prices, the...
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Chinese firms eye Pakistan as part of ‘Silk Road’ splurge

Chinese companies are in talks to snap up more businesses and land in Pakistan after sealing two major deals in recent months. The development is...
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Pakistan’s supreme court ousts Nawaz Sharif over corruption claims

Pakistan's Supreme Court on Friday toppled prime minister Nawaz Sharif, who resigned after the court ruled he was unfit to hold office and ordered...

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