Business & Finance - Part 2

Category: Business & Finance

CIA Release of Bin Laden Files Renews Interest in Iran Links

November 2, 2017 |

DUBAI, UAE The CIA's release of documents seized during the 2011 raid that killed al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden has again raised questions about Iran's support of the extremist network leading up to the September 11, 2001, terror attacks.

U.S. …

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PAKISTAN TOPS ICC T-20 INTERNATIONAL TEAM RANKING

November 1, 2017 |

Pakistan tops ICC T-20 International Team Rankings with the highest 124 points.

New Zealand is at second position with 121 points while West Indies is at third position with 120 points.

It is the first time that Pakistan has achieved …

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ICC WOMEN’S CHAMPIONSHIP: NEW ZEALAND BEAT PAKISTAN BY 8 RUNS

October 31, 2017 |

New Zealand beat Pakistan by 8 runs in the first One Day International of ICC Women's Championship at Sharjah on Tuesday.

Batting first, New Zealand were 240 for 9 in 50 overs.

In reply, Pakistan were all-out for 232 in …

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Language Bonds Students Abroad Whose Cultures Clash at Home

October 30, 2017 |

As the melodious tunes of an Urdu song wafted in the background, an Indian, a Pakistani and a Bangladeshi � who had just met � found themselves singing along.

Soon they were holding hands. Occasionally they looked at each other …

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Gemalto third quarter 2017 revenue

October 27, 2017 | Business & Finance
  • Third quarter revenue at €751 million, up +3.4% at constant exchange rates
  • Revenue growth acceleration in Government Programs, Machine-to-Machine and Enterprise
  • SIM and Payment revenue decrease in line with Company’s expectations
  • Second semester revenue and profit from operations outlook confirmed

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NA SPEAKER URGES INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY TO PLAY ROLE IN PEACEFUL SETTLEMENT OF KASHMIR DISPUTE

October 27, 2017 | Business & Finance

Speaker National Assembly Sardar Ayaz Sadiq has said Pakistan is fully resolved to seek peaceful resolution of Kashmir dispute in accordance with UN resolutions and aspirations of Kashmiris.

In his message on the occasion of Kashmir Black Day, he urged …

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Senior Journalist Assaulted With Knives in Pakistan

October 27, 2017 | Business & Finance

A group of unknown assailants in Pakistan have attacked and seriously wounded an investigative journalist in Islamabad.

The attackers on motorcycles intercepted Ahmed Noorani's car on a busy road, dragged him out and beat him with clubs before fleeing the …

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PRESIDENT INQUIRES AFTER HEALTH OF GHULAM MUSTAFA SHAH

October 26, 2017 | Business & Finance

President Mamnoon Hussain visited Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases in Karachi to inquire after health of President PML (N) Nawabshah, Ghulam Mustafa Shah.

Briefing the President about his health condition, doctors said the PML (N) leader will recover soon.

Source: Radio …

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RS8BN SPENT TO SOLVE SANITATION PROBLEMS OF PESHAWAR ON PERMANENT BASIS: CM KHYBER PAKHTUNKHWA

October 25, 2017 | Business & Finance

Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khattak says eight billion rupees have been spent to solve sanitation problems of provincial capital Peshawar on permanent basis.

Presiding over a meeting in Peshawar on Wednesday, he said one hundred and eighty million rupees …

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Afghanistan Lauds India’s Role in US New South Asia Strategy

October 24, 2017 | Business & Finance

NEW DELHI Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, on a visit to New Delhi, praised the role outlined for India in Washington's new South Asia strategy, which calls on New Delhi to help bring economic stability and development to the war-torn country.…

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Tillerson Makes Unannounced Visit to Iraq, Afghanistan

October 23, 2017 | Business & Finance

KABUL U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is visiting Pakistan on Tuesday to meet with leaders and reinforce the Trump administration's message that they need to take more action against the Taliban and other militant groups based in the country.…

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Dozens of Militants Dead as Taliban Rival Groups Clash in Afghanistan

October 22, 2017 | Business & Finance

WASHINGTON Dozens of insurgents have been killed in clashes between two rival Taliban groups in western Afghanistan, local officials tell VOA.

At least 40 Taliban militants from the warring sides have been killed in clashes between the two sides in …

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