Category Archives: Business & Finance

Pakistan’s Currency Plunges Against U.S. Dollar As It Seeks IMF Bailout

Pakistan's currency plunged by nearly 7 percent after the government said it would seek emergency bailout loans from the International Monetary Fund (IMF).The Pakistani rupee briefly weakened to 138 to the dollar on October 9 before settling at 133.6. ...

Secretary Pompeo’s Call With Iraq’s Prime Minister-Designate Adil Abd al-Mahdi

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert:Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo spoke with Adil Abd al-Mahdi, Iraq's new Prime Minister-Designate. The Secretary congratulated Abd al-Mahdi on his designation as Prime Minister of the Republ...

Trials for Asian Hockey Champions Trophy on Wednesday

One day trials to participate for Asian Champions Trophy will be held at National Hockey Stadium in Lahore on Wednesday.Eighteen member National Hockey squad is participating for trials.Asian Champions Trophy will be held at Muscat, Oman from 18th to 2...

Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting With Bahraini Foreign Minister Sheikh Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert:?Secretary Michael R. Pompeo met today in Washington with Bahraini Foreign Minister Sheikh Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa. The Secretary thanked the Foreign Minister for Bahrain's strong partnership...

Dozens injured as powerful typhoon hits Japan

In Japan, dozens of people were injured and more than one thousand flights cancelled when a powerful typhoon made a landfall in the country on Sunday evening.The typhoon brought fierce winds and torrential rain to areas already battered by a

CJP seeks report about facilities being provided for medical education privately

Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar has sought a report about the facilities being provided in private sector Universities for medical education.He was hearing a case regarding facilities in private sector universities in Lahore Registry of Supr...

International Training Course on Nuclear Security Concludes at PCENS

Pakistan Centre of Excellence for Nuclear Security (PCENS), in collaboration with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), organized an "International Training Course on Regulatory Authorization for Nuclear Security during the Lifetime Stages of ...

UAE, Italy sign sustainable development cooperation agreement

The United Arab Emirates and Italy signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to enhance cooperation in the area of sustainable development, on the sidelines of the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York, Emirates news agency