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GULF STATES – ECONOMICS & FINANCE Guests from UAE and Saudi Arabia dominate hotel eid bookings UAE residents and visitors from Saudi Arabia are dominating hotel bookings across the UAE, as the country prepares for the long Eid break, hospitality …

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INDIAN ECONOMY: OVERVIEW, GROWTH & DEVELOPMENT Auto industry unanimous on its demand for gst cut to 18pc The auto industry says all stakeholders have unanimously sought a reduction in Goods and Services Tax (GST) to 18 percent from 28 percent …

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Pakistan In Focus

Pakistan News

ECONOMIC TIMES OF PAKISTAN FBR recovers just $6mn from OECD treasure trove Despite high priority of Prime Minister Imran Khan, the government could dispose of just 19 cases and recovered a paltry sum of Rs883 million ($6 million) out of …

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Ports & Shipping

Shipping News

WORLDWIDE SHIPPING INDUSTRY Baltic index slides for twelfth session on sluggish demand The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index extended its decline for a twelfth session in a row on Wednesday, reaching its weakest level in more than a month, …

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Technology

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PAKISTAN NEWS: Telenor Pakistan gets ready to bring 5G to Pakistan: Telenor Pakistan and its network partners have geared up to make the network 5G ready, said a statement issued by the company moments ago.5G is the fifth-generation cellular network …

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World Commodities

Commodity News

WORLD COMMODITIES TRADING OPEC sees bearish oil outlook for rest of 2019 OPEC delivered a downbeat oil market outlook for the rest of 2019 on Friday as economic growth slows and highlighted challenges in 2020 as rivals pump more, building …

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Gulf In Focus

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GULF STATES| ECONOMICS & FINANCE Loans get cheaper in UAE The Central Bank of the UAE on Wednesday said that it was cutting interest rates applied on the issuance of certificates of deposits starting from Thursday, immediately following the US …

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INDIAN ECONOMY: OVERVIEW, GROWTH & DEVELOPMENT SBI share price falls over 3percent post q1 earnings State Babk of India stock fell 3.20percent on Friday to day’s low of Rs 307.20 after the public sector bank logged a lower than expected …

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Pakistan In Focus

Pakistan News

ECONOMIC TIMES OF PAKISTAN PKR stable against $ The rupee remained stable against the dollar at Rs159.5/160 in the inter-bank market on Friday compared with Thursday’s close of Rs159.5/160, according to forex.pk. Earlier, the SBP let the rupee depreciate massively …

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Ports & Shipping

Shipping News

WORLDWIDE SHIPPING INDUSTRY Weak iron-ore shipping demand drags down Baltic index The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index fell for a seventh straight session, as demand for shipping iron-ore fell in the Atlantic. The Baltic index, which tracks rates for …

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