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PAKISTAN NEWS: New Guidelines for Registration of Imported Mobile Phones: The federal government has approved the extension in the launch of Devices Identification, Registration and Blocking System (DIRBS) with effect from 15th January, 2019. The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) …

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World Commodities

Commodity News

World oil prices rise about 3pc Oil prices rose about 3 percent on Friday on upbeat US jobs data and signs that US sanctions on Venezuelan exports have helped tighten supply, then extending gains after weekly data showed US drillers …

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Gulf In Focus

Gulf News

UAE economy set for 3.8pc annual surge until 2023 Driven by an uptick in investment flows and private consumption, the UAE economy is forecast to record an average annual real GDP growth of 3.8 percent between 2019 and 2023, the …

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India In Focus

India News This Week

SC issues notice to RBI on pleas alleging violation The Supreme Court Friday sought RBI’s response on two pleas seeking contempt proceedings against the central bank and its former Governor Urjit Patel for non-disclosure of information under RTI about some …

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Pakistan In Focus

Pakistan News

Government to dissolve transfer pricing directorate The federal government, in its supplementary finance bill, has recommended the withdrawal of legislation for establishing the Directorate General of Transfer Pricing. The directorate was being set up to scrutinise master files and other …

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Ports & Shipping

Shipping News

Northwest Europe RMK 500 cst bunker fuel strengthens An increase in fuel oil exports east from Rotterdam is supporting RMK 500 CST bunker fuel prices, as availability of the higher viscosity fuel tightens. Traders are moving RMG 380 CST and …

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Technology

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PAKISTAN NEWS: Under-Invoicing of IT Products Has Cost Pakistan Rs40Bn in 5 Years: Pakistan is witnessing huge under-invoicing in information technology, as products with an actual value of Rs. 68 billion were imported last year compared to the declared value …

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