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Shipping News

Container Shippers And Lines Battle Over Emergency Bunker Fuel Surcharges Several of the world’s largest container shipping companies have imposed emergency bunker surcharges upon their customers in the past two weeks, seeking to claw back revenues lost to rising fuel …

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Technology

Technology News

PAKISTAN: Asus Unveils Zenbook S Ultra-Portable With A Unique Hinge Design: Apart from announcing laptops with touchscreens instead of touchpads, Asus also unveiled another line of machines aimed at a more mainstream crowd. The main attraction here is in the …

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Commodity

Commodity News

Oil Prices Tumble, Jp Morgan Cuts Price Forecast Oil prices fell on Friday as concerns about surging US output and falling demand in China weighed on the contract and JP Morgan cut its price forecast. Brent crude futures LCOc1 settled …

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Gulf

Gulf News

UAE top destination for weddings in Middle East Thanks to luxurious and palatial hotels across the UAE, the country is the top destination for weddings in the Middle East with people spending on celebrations as high as Dh11 million in …

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India

India News This Week

What’s behind India’s unexpected, whopping 7.7% Q4 GDP growth Everybody expected the fourth quarter of the financial year 2017-18 to shine but nobody anticipated the number to be a whopping 7.7%. Reuters poll of 55 economists predicted the economic growth …

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Pakistan

Pakistan News

Mammoth task: FBR needs to collect Rs661bn more to meet tax target The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has so far provisionally collected Rs3.27 trillion in taxes, leaving it with a gigantic task of generating Rs661 billion in the last …

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Shipping

Shipping News

China planning more US coal imports to cut deficit China is considering a plan to buy more American coal as part of an effort to narrow its trade deficit with the US, sources quoted as saying last week. Chinese officials …

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Commodity

Commodity News

World oil prices retreats Oil prices retreated on Friday after strengthening early in the session as US President Donald Trump’s remarks on trade led the dollar to strengthen against other currencies, weakening greenback-denominated commodities including crude. Trump told Canada and …

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Gulf

Gulf News

After continuous fall, Dubai gold prices edge higher Gold prices edged higher for a second session on Thursday as the dollar extended losses after minutes of the latest Federal Reserve meeting hinted at a dovish approach to interest rate hikes …

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India

India News This Week

Congress leader P Chidambaram criticises Modi govt for petrol price hike; claims rate can be cut by Rs 25 per litre Congress leader and former Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Wednesday criticised the Centre for the fuel price hike …

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