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Pakistan News

SBP’s reserves decrease 6.55%, stand at $12.7bn Foreign exchange reserves held by the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) declined 6.55% on a weekly basis, according to data released by the central bank on Thursday. On November 30, foreign currency reserves …

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Shipping

Shipping News

Expanded Panama canal not the only factor in LNG shipping demand The expanded Panama Canal is causing dramatic changes in the gas trades and while this may generate significant headline figures, the effects on the shipping industry will still ultimately …

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Technology

Technology News

PAKISTAN Zong 4g’s unique business model: Customers before revenue!: Being at the forefront of Pakistan’s digital revolution, country’s largest data network, Zong 4G, has reaffirmed its previously stated position of putting the customers before all other business priorities. Powered by …

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Commodity

Commodity News

US crude exports reached 1.73m bpd in Oct US crude oil exports reached 1.73 million barrels per day in October compared with 1.47 million bpd in September, foreign trade data from the US Census Bureau showed this week. Exports reached …

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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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