Night of the long knives

The sacking of Asad Umar as finance minister Thursday morning and later in the evening a few key ministers’ portfolios reshuffled has raised many questions about the style of... Read more »

Foreign Secretary Gokhale Begins Two Day Visit to China

Beijing: Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale arrived in Beijing on Sunday to hold talks on key issues concerning India-China relations with top Chinese officials and Foreign Minister Wang Yi as the... Read more »

Strong Financial Nexus In OBOR States Needed : Experts

KARACHI, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News – 20th Apr, 2019 ) :The experts at investment conference called for establishing financial connectivity and nexus covered by China‘s One Belt and... Read more »

Washington- Pyongyang: A third attempt? – Modern Diplomacy

Washington- Pyongyang: A third attempt?  Modern Diplomacy During a recent meeting with his South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-in at the White House, US President Donald Trump said that while a... Read more »

A double-edged sword? | Opinion

A double-edged sword? Naya Pakistan has surprised us again with fresh and untimely tides of change in ministerial portfolios; amongst the fresh casualties, the minister for finance by far... Read more »

Plight of Hazaras and Shia killings

On Friday, last week, an IED ripped through a grocery market in Quetta, specifically targeting and killing members of the (Shia) Hazara community. The attack killed over 20 people,... Read more »

CPEC and the future of Gilgit Baltistan

  Gilgit Baltistan remains the most neglected region under Pakistani control however; it shares a border with Pakistan’s friend China. The pass is located in GILGIT BALTISTAN and yet... Read more »

Rs24b from CPEC funds goes to MNAs’ schemes

Money handed over to Cabine­t Divisi­on for onward­s discre­tionar­y spendi­ng CPEC route. PHOTO: REUTERS ISLAMABAD: The federal government has handed over Rs24 billion from the funds reserved for the China-Pakistan... Read more »

Govt working to bring reforms in FBR to attract FDI: adviser

PHOTO: EXPRESS KARACHI: The Federal Board of Revenue’s taxation system has created an anti-investment climate as its sole objective is collecting higher taxes by any means, said Adviser to PM... Read more »