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Rupee Recovers Big Against Major Currencies After IMF ‘Clarity’ Pumps Markets

June 29, 2022 |

The Pakistani Rupee (PKR) improved further against the US Dollar (USD) and posted gains in the interbank market today.It appreciated by 0.85 percent against the USD and closed at Rs. 205.12 after gaining Rs. 1.75 in the interbank market today. The loca…

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Pak ambassador presents credentials to King of Belgians

June 29, 2022 |

The Ambassador of Pakistan to Belgium, Dr. Asad Majeed Khan, presented credentials to the King of Belgians Philippe Leopold Louis Marie in a graceful ceremony held at the Royal Palace of Brussels.The Ambassador conveyed the greetings and best wishes of…

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FM, senior Chinese diplomat discuss bilateral, regional issues

June 29, 2022 |

Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari held delegation-level talks with Member of the Politburo of the CPC Central Committee and Director of Foreign Affairs Commission of the CPC Yang Jiechi on Wednesday.Director Yang Jiechi was accompanied by Vice Mi…

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NA passes Finance bill with outlay of Rs9502b

June 29, 2022 |

The National Assembly on Wednesday passed the Finance Bill 2022, giving legal effect to budgetary proposals for the next fiscal year.It was moved by Minister of State for Finance Aisha Ghaus Pasha.Having a total outlay of 9502 billion rupees, the budge…

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WHO warns growing numbers of monkeypox cases as virus move into high-risk groups

June 29, 2022 |

World Health Organization has warned that sustained transmission of monkeypox worldwide could see the virus begin to move into high-risk groups including children.In an online briefing from Geneva, WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said virus has no…

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Pakistan committed to cooperate with global partners for regional peace, stability: COAS

June 29, 2022 |

Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa has reiterated that Pakistan remains committed to cooperate with its international partners for peace and stability in the region.He was talking to member of the Political Bureau of Central Committee of Com…

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Citeline and Norstella Unite to Offer Life Sciences Clients a Full Suite of Commercial and Clinical Solutions

June 28, 2022 |

The new organization will help life sciences companies improve strategic decision-making and accelerate the mission of smoothing access to therapy from pipeline to patient Yardley, PA, June 28, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Norstella, an organization that helps life sciences companies navigate the complexities of the drug life cycle, and Citeline (formerly Pharma Intelligence)—a leading provider of specialist intelligence, […]

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Nansha Offers Glimpse of GBA’s Commitment to Quality Development

June 28, 2022 |

GUANGZHOU, China, June 28, 2022 /Xinhua-AsiaNet/–At the heart of southern China’s Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area (GBA) is Nansha, which also stands next to the two special administrative regions (SARs). A recently released Master Plan of Guangzhou Nansha on Deepening Comprehensive Cooperation between Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macao with Global Perspective was briefed at a […]

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Transforming Education for the Real-world: No subjects, no classrooms, no exams

June 28, 2022 |

Education in Motion Makes Strategic Investment in Future-Ready Education DUBAI, UAE, June 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Education in Motion (EiM), the education provider behind some of today’s most forward-thinking schools around the world, announced that it has made a significant minority investment in School of Humanity, which reimagines the high school experience with a focus on future-readiness […]

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Hitachi Energy and Petrofac to collaborate in growing offshore wind market

June 28, 2022 |

Collaboration combines complementary technologies and expertise of both companies to increase customer value and help accelerate the energy transition Zurich, Switzerland, June 28, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Hitachi Energy a market and technology leader in transmission, distribution and grid automation solutions, and Petrofac, a leading international service provider to the energy industry, have entered into […]

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US Accuses 5 Firms in China of Supporting Russia’s Military

June 28, 2022 |

President Joe Biden’s administration added five companies in China to a trade blacklist on Tuesday for allegedly supporting Russia’s military and defense industrial base, flexing its muscle to enforce sanctions against Moscow over its invasion of Ukrai…

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Attack on Pakistan Anti-Polio Team Kills 3 People

June 28, 2022 |

Gunmen in northwestern Pakistan killed three members of a polio vaccination team and injured another Tuesday, even as the country experiences a fresh outbreak of the infectious, crippling disease.Officials said the early morning shooting incident occur…

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