Category Archives: Technology

French president to begin Egypt visit on Jan 27

Paris France's President Emmanuel Macron will start an official three-day visit to Egypt on January 27, for talks with his Egyptian counterpart Abdel Fattah el-Sisi on a number of bilateral and regional issues.In a statement issued on Wednesday, the A�...

Saudi media minister meets editors-in-chief of local newspapers

Riyadh Saudi Arabia's Media Minister Turki bin Abdullah Al-Shabanah met the editors-in-chief of Saudi newspapers at the headquarters of Saudi Press Agency (SPA) in Riyadh.During the meeting, they discussed media-related subjects and means to support an...

Global Funding Conditions Could Make Pakistan’s Debt Problems Even Worse: Moody’s

Moody's, the sovereign credit rating agency, has said that Pakistan's foreign exchange reserves are low, and gross borrowing requirements are large, threatening the ability of the government to refinance debt and fund deficits affordably.The report fur...

Bill Gates Informs Imran Khan About His Intentions to Invest in Pakistan

Microsoft co-founder, Bill Gates, has written a letter to Prime Minister Imran Khan and expressed his intentions and interest in investing in the Information Technology Sector of Pakistan.Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation's president called the prime m...

UN envoy arrives in Yemen to push Hodeida truce

Sana'a The United Nations Special Envoy to Yemen, Martin Griffiths, arrived in Yemen on Saturday to push Hodeida truce and for talks to shore up a ceasefire in the country's lifeline port city of Hodeida.Griffiths is scheduled to hold

Senate Standing Committee Asks FIA to Investigate Artificial Shortage of Dollars

The Senate Standing Committee (SSC) on Interior is investigating the sudden devaluation of the Pakistani Rupee which happened on 9th October, 2018 as well as 30th November, 2018.The SSC has enlisted the assistance of foreign exchange experts for the in...

SECP registers 1130 companies in December

Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan registered one thousand one hundred and thirty new companies during December 2018, representing a growth of forty three percent over corresponding period of financial year. According to SECP, the number of...

Iraqi PM: ‘Distinction should be made between humanitarian issues and terrorist crimes’

Baghdad Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdel Mahdi held talks in Baghdad on Sunday with Russian President's Envoy for the Rights of Children Anna Kuznetsova.The Russian official's visit coincided with the arrival of 30 Russian children in Moscow from Baghda...