2017 November 20

Archive for November 20th, 2017

National Energy Services Reunited Corp. Announces a Call on November 21st to Discuss the Acquisitions of Gulf Energy SAOC and National Petroleum Services

November 20, 2017 | General

HOUSTON, Nov. 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — National Energy Services Reunited Corp. (“NESR”) (NASDAQ:NESR) announced today that it will hold a call to discuss the acquisitions of Gulf Energy SAOC (“GES”) and National Petroleum Services (“NPS”). The call is scheduled …

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China’s Top University Unleashes Innovation Vitality by Going International

November 20, 2017 | General

HANGZHOU, China, Nov. 20, 2017 /Xinhua-AsiaNet/–

On October 21, 2017, Zhejiang University International Campus was officially open. About one year ago, Professor Philip T. Krein, a fellow of the American Academy of Engineering, came to Zhejiang University (ZJU) in China. …

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20 killed in road accident near Khairpur

November 20, 2017 | Medical / Health Care

At least 20 people were killed and two injured in a road accident near Khairpur on Monday morning.

The accident took place when a truck fell on a passenger van near Shah Hussain bypass.

The injured were shifted to Khairpur …

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PM inaugurates 2nd LNG gas terminal at Port Qasim

November 20, 2017 | Aviation, General

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi says the government is committed to resolve the issue of energy shortage and has successfully reduced the gap between demand and supply both in the electricity and natural gas.

Addressing the inaugural ceremony of the …

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US Launches Airstrikes in First Operation Targeting Afghan Opium

November 20, 2017 | Technology

ISLAMABAD �The United States has launched its first counter-narcotics military offensive in partnership with local allies in Afghanistan to try to deprive the resurgent Taliban of its largest source of funding. The move follows years of criticism that international forces …

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Truck and Minibus Collide Head-on in Pakistan, Killing 20

November 20, 2017 | Entertainment

ISLAMABAD A head-on collision between a mini-bus and a truck in southern Pakistan on Monday killed at least 20 people and left three others injured, police said.

Police officer Rab Nawaz said the fully loaded truck crashed into the passenger …

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Education Still Eludes Many Pakistani Girls

November 20, 2017 | Business & Finance

Peering into their social studies books, Pakistani girls face images of traditional gender roles.

Girls are depicted as cooks in textbooks, while boys are teachers or engineers, observed Madiha Afzal, a non-resident fellow at the Brookings Institution in global economy …

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CM Sindh reviews ongoing development projects

November 20, 2017 | Energy & Power

Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah presided over a meeting in Karachi on Monday to review ongoing development projects.

On this occasion, he directed the concerned agencies to expedite the pace of construction work at Chowrangi Underpass and open …

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