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The World’s Largest Offshore Wind Farms

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Last week, the world’s largest offshore wind farm opened off in the Irish Sea off England’s northwest coast. The Walney Extension is made up of 87 wind turbines manufactured by Siemens Gamesa and MHI Vestas and it covers 55 square miles, an …

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The Global Top 10 Android Apps

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The top ten Android apps in the world last month had a combined download figure of 360 million. According to Priori Data, at the top of the list was the ever popular WhatsApp with 72 million. In fact, apps developed by Facebook account for the lion’s share …

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Suicide Rates Around the World

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September 10 is World Suicide Prevention Day and as such, we’ve pulled together the suicide rates of a selection of countries, by gender. Of the 25 looked at here, the World Health Organization estimates Russia to have by far the highest rate among men, …

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A game of hearts and minds

A game of hearts and minds

As a result of General Elections 2018, Imran Khan has become the 22nd Prime Minister of Pakistan. Following the polling verdicts, Khan appeared before the nation in his victory speech and then subsequently after his oath taking, addressed the nation …

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Multi-pronged strategy required to meet objectives

Multi-pronged strategy required to meet objectives

The newly installed government in Pakistan faces a number of mammoth tasks like foreign policy issues, weakening currency, booming population, maintaining momentum of GDP growth targets and continuous struggle with energy policy. In order to counter these challenges, the government …

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Why not sign another Pakistan-China FTA?

Why not sign another Pakistan-China FTA?

The first phase of 10-year Pakistan-China Free Trade Agreement (FTA) executed in 2007 failed in achieving the desired results because the Agreement did not take into account the ground realities. Therefore, at present, the exports of Pakistan to China stands …

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