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China pledges $20bn in loans for Arab states

China pledges $20bn in loans for Arab states

China will provide Arab states with $20 billion in loans for economic development, President Xi Jinping told top Arab officials Tuesday, as Beijing seeks to build its influence in the Middle East and Africa. The money will be earmarked for “projects that will produce good employment opportunities and positive social impact in Arab States that […]

18th Meeting of the Council of Heads of State (CHS) of SCO Member States will be held at Qingdao, China

18th Meeting of the Council of Heads of State (CHS) of SCO Member States will be held at Qingdao, China

18th Meeting of the Council of Heads of State (CHS) of SCO Member States will be held at Qingdao, China Islamabad: (Asghar Ali Mubarak) The President of Pakistan H.E. Mr. Mamnoon Hussain will attend the 18th Meeting of the Council of the Heads of State (CHS) at Qingdao, China on 09-10 June, 2018. The Qingdao […]

US, Six Gulf Arab States Impose Sanctions On Hezbollah

US, Six Gulf Arab States Impose Sanctions On Hezbollah

Gulf countries and Washington announce sanctions Wednesday and dismiss distinction between Hezbollah’s political and military wings.The step is taken as Washington DC seeks to step up economic pressure on Iran and its allies in the region.The US and Saudi-led Terrorist Financing and Targeting Center said the sanctions were aimed at Hezbollah’s Shura Council, the powerful […]

NATIONAL ASSEMBLY STANDING COMMITTEE ON STATES AND FRONTIER REGIONS (SAFRON) MET TODAY

NATIONAL ASSEMBLY STANDING COMMITTEE ON STATES AND FRONTIER REGIONS (SAFRON) MET TODAY

Islamabad: (Asghar Ali Mubarak) A meeting of the National Assembly Standing Committee on States and Frontier Regions (SAFRON) met today in Committee Room of old PIPS, Parliament Lodges, Islamabad, under the Chairmanship of Mr. Muhammad Jamal ud Din, MNA. The Committee considered “The Tribal Areas Rewaj Bill, 2017” briefly and recommended that the said Bill may […]

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 […]

North Korea claims it has joined ranks of nuclear-powered states after recent missile test

North Korea claims it has joined ranks of nuclear-powered states after recent missile test

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un said on Wednesday that his country had achieved full nuclear statehood after what he said was the successful test of a new missile capable of striking anywhere in the United States (US). The intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) launch snapped a two-month pause in testing by the North and poses a […]

Qatar’s dispute with Arab states lifts oil prices, may affect Moody’s credit rating

Qatar’s dispute with Arab states lifts oil prices, may affect Moody’s credit rating

News Desk Saudi Arabia and key allies on Monday cut ties with Qatar, the world’s top seller of liquefied natural gas (LNG), accusing it of supporting extremism and sending shockwaves through the energy industry. Saudi Arabia, along with the United Arab Emirates, Egypt, and Bahrain said they would sever all ties including transport links with […]