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PAKISTAN NEWS: PTCL Partners with daraz to offer exclusive shopping vouchers: Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL), the country’s largest telecom services provider, has collaborated with Daraz, Pakistan’s biggest e-commerce platform, to offer exclusive Daraz shopping vouchers to PTCL customers. This …

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World Commodities

Commodity News

WORLD COMMODITIES TRADING World oil slumps over 3pc, posts six-month fall Oil slumped over 3% on Friday and posted its biggest monthly drop in six months, after US President Donald Trump stoked global trade tensions by threatening tariffs on Mexico, …

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Gulf In Focus

Gulf News

GULF STATES – ECONOMICS & FINANCE Emirates steel signs agreement with finnish company Emirates Steel has signed an agreement with Finnish company, Ecofer, due to take effect in 2020, which will provide Emirates Steel with sustainable slag management services for …

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India In Focus

India News This Week

INDIAN ECONOMY: OVERVIEW, GROWTH & DEVELOPMENT Boosting economy to bridging divide, Modi has his task cut out As Prime Minister Narendra Modi takes charge for a second time, after a long, divisive and gruelling election campaign, it is time for …

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Pakistan In Focus

Pakistan News

ECONOMIC TIMES OF PAKISTAN Government mulls GST hike, tax relief withdrawal In a bid to collect over Rs2 trillion through sales tax, the government is weighing between walking on an easy path and increasing general sales tax (GST) rate to …

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Ports & Shipping

Shipping News

WORLDWIDE SHIPPING INDUSTRY Shipowners see rise in IMO-compliant fuels, but doubts persist Shipowners, who are facing one of the biggest changes in the oil industry in decades, are seeing more fuels that will be compliant with new rules on sulphur …

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Technology

Technology News

PAKISTAN NEWS: Mobile connectivity of millions of users in pakistan at risk: GSMA: The GSMA raised serious concerns over the unreasonable fees set by the government and Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) on operators renewing mobile spectrum licenses in Pakistan, which …

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World Commodities

Commodity News

WORLD COMMODITIES TRADING Oil plummets, on track for biggest weekly drop in 2019 Oil prices plunged on Thursday, losing about 5% as trade tensions dampened the demand outlook, putting the crude benchmarks on course for their biggest daily and weekly …

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Gulf In Focus

Gulf News

GULF STATES- ECONOMICS & FINANCE UAE’s Finablr commences trading on London bourse Trading in Finablr shares commenced on the London Stock Exchange on Wednesday under the ticker ‘FIN’, following the pricing of its initial public offering at 175 pence per …

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India In Focus

India News This Week

INDIAN ECONOMY: OVERVIEW, GROWTH & DEVELOPMENT Japan takes India to WTO over mobile phone import duties Japan has complained at the World Trade Organization about India’s duties on mobile phones, base stations and routers, and the circuit boards and other …

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