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World Stock Markets

World Stock Markets updates

US STOCKS END LOWER Wall Street fell on Friday, whipsawed by developments with a probe into Russia’s alleged involvement in the US election as well as with progress on a tax bill in Congress. Major indexes ended lower after an …

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Stock Watch

Stock Watch

KSE-100 INDEX TAKES RESPITE OF 337 POINTS; FOREIGNERS REMAINED SELLER SUMMARY The market remained closed on Friday due to Eid Milad-un-Nabi holiday, as market operated for four days during the week. The last day Thursday with a rally of 337 …

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Stock Review

Stock Review

MARKET GAINS SOME LOST GROUND, CAN SEE IMPROVE SENTIMENTS The 21-day long sit-in that resulted in the Law Minister’s resignation, kept the market under pressure, breaching 40,000 psychological barrier for the third time, but managed to close the week ended …

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Gulf

Gulf News

ETISALAT, DU TO CHARGE VAT ON PRODUCTS AND SERVICES The UAE’s telecom service providers, etisalat and du, will charge five per cent value added tax on the services and products they offer to the consumers in the country. “Starting from …

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India

India News This Week

HEALTHCARE’S DILEMMA: BALANCING PUBLIC NEEDS WITH BUSINESS SENSE Even 1,500 gloves, 616 syringes, 11 bottles of human albumin and a bill of nearly Rs 16 lakh for a fortnight in the paediatric ICU at Fortis Gurugram could not save seven-year-old …

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Pakistan

Pakistan News

AJK PM ASSURES OF EQUIVALENT DISTRIBUTION OF FUNDS Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) Prime Minister Farooq Haider said Friday that his government would form new constituencies on the basis of demographic situation Addressing a public gathering in Rawalakot, he said …

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Shipping

Shipping News

EUROPE BILLIONAIRES IN SHIPPING SPENDING SPREE A shopping spree by two European billionaires is shaking up a shipping industry still recovering from years of falling rates and overcapacity. Jacques Saade’s CMA CGM SA, the world’s third-largest container line, announced an …

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Technology

Technology News

PAKISTAN GOOGLE OFFICIALLY ANNOUNCES DATALLY APPLICATION IN KARACHI: Google has announced a new application in its bid to give better internet experience to its users in developing countries like Pakistan. Datally is a data saving application which will help users …

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Commodity

Commodity News

OIL SLIPS ON OPEC DEAL UNCERTAINTY, RISING US FUEL INVENTORIES Oil prices slipped to session lows on Wednesday in a volatile session buffeted by conflicting statements from oil ministers a day ahead of OPEC’s meeting in Vienna, as members debate …

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