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As security situation improves, many UK firms eying Pakistan

As security situation improves, many UK firms eying Pakistan

KARACHI:The return of British Airways to Pakistan is the beginning of strengthening economic ties between the two countries as many more UK-based firms are considering entering ‘Naya Pakistan’ after improvement in the security situation.“We can’t ignore Pakistan…it is an essential destination,” British Deputy High Commissioner and Trade Director for Pakistan Elin Burns said while talking […]

Rawalpindi: CJP to undergo medical examination as health improves

Rawalpindi: CJP to undergo medical examination as health improves

RAWALPINDI – Doctors at Rawalpindi Institute of Cardiology on Monday (RIC) will carry out medical examination of Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Justice Saqib Nisar as his health s indicators continue to show improvement. Sources at RIC told our correspondent that CJP’s blood pressure and pulse rate is normal.Earlier yesterday, CJP Justice Saqib Nisar was rushed […]

Pakistan improves slightly to 116 rank on global corruption index

Pakistan improves slightly to 116 rank on global corruption index

The annual Corruption Perceptions Index, released by Transparency International (TI), has ranked Pakistan number 116 of 176 countries that were included in the index for the year 2016. The rank indicates a ‘high’ level of corruption in the country. The index, which ranks countries on a scale of 0 (highly corrupt) to 100 (very clean), […]