Business & Finance - Part 2

Category: Business & Finance

YPO Welcomes Premier 2017 YPO Innovation Week Partners

April 12, 2017 | Business & Finance

DALLAS – 12 April 2017YPO, the world’s premier peer network of chief executives, announced today that Nasdaq, Smartsheet and Techstars have joined as premier partners of YPO’s 2017 YPO Innovation Week. Our YPO Innovation Week premier

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Man Pleads Guilty to Smuggling Dozens of People into US

April 12, 2017 | Business & Finance

A Pakistani national has pleaded guilty to helping smuggle dozens of people from Pakistan and Afghanistan into the United States.

Sharafat Ali Khan, 32, who U.S. officials say also is a legal resident of Brazil, pleaded guilty Wednesday in a …

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France expels Egyptian-born Swiss imam

April 10, 2017 | Business & Finance

Paris, (IINA) - An Egyptian-born Swiss Muslim cleric was recently expelled from France for past remarks and behavior that posed a serious threat to public order, the French Interior Ministry said in a statement.

According to Reuters, Hani Ramadan was …

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Pakistani Prosecutor Allegedly Offered Christians Acquittal if They Converted

April 8, 2017 | Business & Finance

In late March, Syed Anees Shah, a Pakistani prosecutor, gathered a number of Christian suspects outside his court and offered them acquittal in exchange for their conversion to Islam.

Shah was prosecuting more than 40 Christians on charges of involvement …

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GOVT TAKING STEPS TO UPGRADE EXISTING INFRASTRUCTURE IN AJK: MASOOD

April 6, 2017 | Business & Finance

President Azad Jammu and Kashmir Sardar Muhammad Masood Khan has said that the government is taking concrete steps to upgrade existing infrastructure in Azad Kashmir.

He was talking to a delegation of Karachi based investors which called on him in …

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GOVT TAKING STEPS TO UPGRADE EXISTING INFRASTRUCTURE IN AJK: MASOOD

April 6, 2017 | Business & Finance

President Azad Jammu and Kashmir Sardar Muhammad Masood Khan has said that the government is taking concrete steps to upgrade existing infrastructure in Azad Kashmir.

He was talking to a delegation of Karachi based investors which called on him in …

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XM wins award as Best Forex Service Provider 2017

April 5, 2017 | Business & Finance

LONDON, April 05, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — XM Group (Trading Point Group), a leading Forex and CFD broker and the official trading partner of the Fastest Man in the World “Usain Bolt”, has been recognized as Best Forex Service Provider

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Britain Accused of Whitewashing Colonial History as it Seeks Post-Brexit Trade

April 5, 2017 | Business & Finance

LONDON � As Britain begins the process of leaving the European Union, it is trying to rekindle old trade links with Commonwealth countries. However, the push for new commerce has sparked a debate on the historical legacy of the British …

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Afghan Airstrike Kills 22 Taliban Insurgents

April 4, 2017 | Business & Finance

ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN �

Officials in southern Afghanistan said an overnight airstrike killed at least 22 Taliban insurgents, including 18 would-be suicide bombers.

Regional corps commander Lieutenant General Daud Shah Wafadar told VOA on Tuesday that the strike had targeted a …

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Afghan Lawmakers Call for Stoning of Fellow Parliamentarian

April 3, 2017 | Business & Finance

ISLAMABAD � Lawmakers in Afghanistan have called for stoning to death of a fellow parliament member for stating the country's long border with Pakistan is an international boundary.

Afghan commentators and newspaper editorials have also slammed the parliament member for …

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Bangladesh High Court Upholds Death for 2 in Blogger Killing

April 2, 2017 | Business & Finance

DELHI, INDIA � Bangladesh's High Court on Sunday confirmed the death penalty for two people tied to a banned Islamist militant group for the killing of an atheist blogger critical of radical Islam.

The court also upheld jail sentences for …

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Bangladesh High Court Upholds Death for 2 in Blogger Killing

April 2, 2017 | Business & Finance

DELHI, INDIA � Bangladesh's High Court on Sunday confirmed the death penalty for two people tied to a banned Islamist militant group for the killing of an atheist blogger critical of radical Islam.

The court also upheld jail sentences for …

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