Political uncertainty grips Pakistan Asif Zardari telephones Akhtar Mengal Shibili hopeful of keeping coalition in tact

KARACHI: Akhtar Mengal, chief of Balochistan National Party (BNP-Awami) announcement on the floor of National Assembly that his party is quitting the ruling coalition sounded alarm bells for PTI led government. We have waited for two years that promises made with us are honored and people of Balochistan and others… Continue reading

Emirates Post resumes postal services to Pakistan

Emirates Post has announced the resumption of all mail, packets and parcel services to Pakistan, providing the UAE’s Pakistani community as well as businesses a cost-effective channel to the high-volume market. Pakistan is one of Emirates Post’s key markets in South Asia, accounting for nearly 80 tons of postal material… Continue reading

Microsoft ensures secure collaboration for digital learning in Pakistan

Karachi: “Today, as more and more people across the globe, including Pakistan are required to stay home due to government lockdown interventions, we are seeing a massive shift towards remote learning. This has meant the growth in the usage of collaborative tools such as Microsoft’s Teams to create virtual classrooms… Continue reading

Infinix Makes Headlines as the first Smartphone brand with Manufacturing Facility in Pakistan

Islamabad: Infinix, with its latest and high-quality premium products, is one of the leading smartphone brands in Pakistan. It has continued growing stronger, and one of the primary reasons is the company’s continuous investment and contribution to the economic and labor empowerment in the country. Now very proudly Infinix becomes the… Continue reading

KCCI welcomes US & UK’s decision to ease travel advisory for Pakistan

KARACHI: President Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry (KCCI) Agha Shahab Ahmed Khan welcomed United States and United Kingdom’s decision to ease their travel advisory for Pakistan. “Karachi Chamber has been widely demanding relaxation in travel advisory and it was really heartening to see that the travel advisories have finally… Continue reading

Pakistan, Iran agree on resuming ferry service, establishing shipping link to increase trade

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and Iran have expressed readiness to resume ferry service between the two countries while establishing shipping service is also under consideration. An Iranian delegation headed by Reza Rahmani, Minister for Industry, Mines and trade called on Federal Minister for Maritime Affairs, Ali Zaidi on Thursday, Press Information Department… Continue reading

Pakistan to retain GSP Plus access to EU countries post Brexit: Simon Penny

ISLAMABAD: Simon Penney underlined the importance of post-Brexit bilateral trade between Pakistan and UK, and resolved to maintain the same market access to Pakistan as it enjoys with EU countries since the grant of GSP Plus status in 2014. [the_ad id=”31605″]In this regard, he added that UK companies are very… Continue reading

CASA-1000 will help Pakistan meet its energy needs: Khusro Bakhtyar

KARACHI: Federal Minister for Planning, Development & Reform Makhdum Khusro Bakhtyar has underlined that greater connectivity can stimulate regional economic cooperation. He stated that CASA-1000 will help Pakistan meet its energy needs adding that Pakistan attaches great priority to timely completion of the project, Press Information Department PID reported. [the_ad… Continue reading