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Asian Games Training Camp Closed Due To Insufficient Funds

Asian Games Training Camp Closed Due To Insufficient Funds

Pakistani athletes struggling to keep the training camp open in order to prepare for the upcoming Asian Games, in August this year in Indonesia. A training camp for wrestling, karate and jujitsu was being held at Lahore, before the Pakistan Sports Board (PSB) told the team management that they could no longer keep the camp open […]

Squash legend Jahangir Khan recognised for ‘Outstanding Achievement’ at Asian Awards

Squash legend Jahangir Khan recognised for ‘Outstanding Achievement’ at Asian Awards

Pakistan’s squash legend Jahangir Khan, who won a record-breaking 555 consecutive competitive matches, was honoured with the Outstanding Achievement in Sport Award at the 8th edition of the Asian Awards held in London. Born in Karachi, Pakistan, Jahangir Khan became World Amateur Squash Champion at the age of just 15; but it was only the start of […]

Managing Director PTDC Ch.Abdul Ghafoor khan seeks central Asian States support to remove negative image of Pakistan

Managing Director PTDC Ch.Abdul Ghafoor khan seeks central Asian States support to remove negative image of Pakistan

By.Asghar Ali Mubarak March, 25, 2018 RAWALPINDI: The members from Central Asian Republics including Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Kyrgyzstand and Kazakhstan visiting Pakistan on invitation of Government of Pakistan from March19-24 on invitation of National Security Division (NSD), Prime Minister Secretariat assured to extend full support to Pakistan Tourism Development Corporation in promoting this sector which […]

Pakistan Squash Federation finalized players to represent Pakistan for Asian Team Championship at Korea & Commonwealth Games

Pakistan Squash Federation finalized players to represent Pakistan for Asian Team Championship at Korea & Commonwealth Games

By, Asghar Ali Mubarak, February, 20, 2018 After 05 days trials, Pakistan Squash Federation has finalized players to represent Pakistan during forthcoming Asian Team Championship being held at Korea between 21 – 25 Mar, 18 and Commonwealth Games to be held between 05 – 15 April, 2018 at Australia. For Asian Team Championship, top 04 players […]

Asian Development Bank (ADB) showed interest in mutual cooperation with Pakistan Railways (PR) to modernize its infrastructure

Asian Development Bank (ADB) showed interest in mutual cooperation with Pakistan Railways (PR) to modernize its infrastructure

By; Asghar Ali Mubarak, February, 19, 2018 ISLAMABAD: Manila –based Asian Development Bank (ADB) showed interest in mutual cooperation with Pakistan Railways (PR) to modernize its infrastructure, rolling stock and human resource management. This was discussed during meeting of Mr. Werber E .Liepopach, DG Central and West Asia Department, ADB with Mrs. Parveen Agha, Chairperson, […]

Pakistan’s 18 member women hockey team announced for the Asian Games Qualifiers

Pakistan’s 18 member women hockey team announced for the Asian Games Qualifiers

Islamabad; Asghar Ali Mubarak Pakistan’s 18 member women hockey team for the Asian Games Qualifiers to be held in Bangkok, Thailand from January 12-20 has been announced, along with six officials. Rizwana Yasmin is the captain of the team with Ambreen Arshad as the vice captain GOALKEEPERES: Rizwana Yasmeen (WAPDA) Rushna Khan (Punjab) FULL BACKS: […]

Bitcoin futures rocket past $18,000; Asian shares boom

Bitcoin futures rocket past $18,000; Asian shares boom

SYDNEY: The craze for cryptocurrencies entered a new chapter on Monday as bitcoin futures rocketed by one-fifth of their value at a hotly anticipated launch, while Asian shares climbed amid optimism about global growth. The most-traded contract on the Chicago-based CBOE Global Markets exchange XBTc1 opened at $15,460 in New York on Sunday evening, before leaping […]