Business & Finance - Part 2

Category: Business & Finance

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

October 27, 2017 |

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 |

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 |

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 |

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 |

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 |

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 |

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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Terror Group Jamaat-ul-Ahraar Confirms Chief Is Dead

October 21, 2017 |

Jamaat-ul-Ahrar, or JuA, a faction of the banned Pakistan Tehreek-i-Taliban (TTP) terror group, confirmed the death on Friday of its chief, Umar Khalid Khorasani.

Khorasani has been blamed for directing several deadly attacks carried out in different parts of Pakistan …

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US Shutters Special Representative for Afghanistan-Pakistan Office

October 20, 2017 |

WASHINGTON With the Trump administration's revised South Asia strategy still in its infancy, the curtain has silently fallen on the office of the Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan (SRAP), ending months of speculations that the State Department planned to …

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HOCKEY ASIA CUP: PAKISTAN VS SOUTH KOREA MATCH ENDS IN 1-1 DRAW

October 19, 2017 |

In the 10th Asia Cup Hockey tournament, the match between Pakistan and South Korea ended in a 1-1 draw in Dhaka on Thursday.

Source: Radio Pakistan

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MALAYSIA BEAT PAKISTAN IN ASIA CUP HOCKEY TOURNAMENT

October 18, 2017 |

In the 10th Asia Cup Hockey tournament, Malaysia beat Pakistan by 3-2 in Dhaka on Wednesday.

For Pakistan Umar Bhutta and Muhammad Yaqub scored one goal each.

Pakistan will play their next match against South Korea on Thursday.

Source: Radio …

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New Green Card Lottery Enrollment Period Starts Wednesday

October 17, 2017 |

A new enrollment period for the U.S. Diversity Immigrant Visa Program - also known as the Green Card Lottery - begins Wednesday. All applicants must apply between October 18 and November 22 to have their entries considered.

The original new …

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