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China to penalize $60 billion of US imports in tit-for-tat move

China to penalize $60 billion of US imports in tit-for-tat move

WASHINGTON/BEIJING: China and the United States plunged deeper into a trade war on Tuesday after Beijing added $60 billion of US products to its import tariff list in retaliation for President Donald Trump’s planned levies on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods.The tit-for-tat measures are the latest escalation in an increasingly protracted trade dispute between the […]

A sessions court in Lahore on Monday asked musician and actor Meesha Shafi to submit her reply by July 5 in the Rs1 billion defamation case filed against her by fellow artist Ali Zafar.

A sessions court in Lahore on Monday asked musician and actor Meesha Shafi to submit her reply by July 5 in the Rs1 billion defamation case filed against her by fellow artist Ali Zafar.

In a statement on Twitter on April 19, Shafi had accused Ali of sexually harassing her on more than one occasion. She wrote: “I have been subjected, on more than one occasion, to sexual harassment of a physical nature at the hands of a colleague from my industry: Ali Zafar […] It has been an extremely traumatic […]

SME Bank to Get Rs. 6 Billion Injection Upon Successful Privatization

SME Bank to Get Rs. 6 Billion Injection Upon Successful Privatization

By, Asghar Ali Mubarak : January, 31, 2018 Islamabad: The Minister for Privatization Daniyal Aziz has approved the opening of data room for buy-side diligence of SME Bank Limited, as the Privatization Commission (PC) continues to proceed ahead with the privatization of SME Bank Limited, while inviting qualified potential bidders to conduct due diligence of SME […]

China pledges $124 billion for new Silk Road, says open to everyone

China pledges $124 billion for new Silk Road, says open to everyone

Chinese President Xi Jinping pledged $124 billion on Sunday for his ambitious new Silk Road plan, saying everyone was welcome to join what he envisioned would be a path for peace and prosperity for the world. China has touted what it formally calls the Belt and Road initiative as a new way to boost development […]

Inside Wrestling Star Chyna’s Tragic Final Months: ‘I Went From a Billion Dollar Commodity to on the Street’

Inside Wrestling Star Chyna’s Tragic Final Months: ‘I Went From a Billion Dollar Commodity to on the Street’

  Web Desk A “beautiful comeback story” gone so tragically awry. In the first trailer for the emotional documentary covering Joanie “Chyna” Laurer’s final months, the groundbreaking WWE star gets candid about fame and the personal demons that led to her shocking 2016 death. Laurer – who died a year ago on Thursday from a […]

China to invest $25 billion in Xinjiang roads: China Daily

China to invest $25 billion in Xinjiang roads: China Daily

XINJIANG (Reuters)  -China plans to invest about 170 billion yuan ($24.81 billion) in roads in the conflict-prone far western region of Xinjiang, the official China Daily reported on Wednesday. Hundreds have died in recent years in unrest in Xinjiang, blamed by Beijing on militants who want to establish an independent state called East Turkestan. But […]

Federal govt borrowed Rs3,373 billion loan in three years

Federal govt borrowed Rs3,373 billion loan in three years

ISLAMABAD (Yes News) – Minister for Finance Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar in his written reply to a call attention notice informed the Upper House of the Parliament that the federal government borrowed Rs3,373 billion loan in last three years. Debt on each Pakistani soared by Rs16,865. Statistics further stated that Pakistan borrowed Rs550 billion from International […]