India to skip B&R forum, China’s biggest diplomatic event (Curtain Raiser)

Beijing, April 24 A total of 37 countries minus India on Thursday will gather at China’s second edition of the Belt and Road forum, a three-day grand event on the world’s largest... Read more »

Domestic fuel price, strategic concerns weigh on India as Iran oil waiver ends

The US decision to end a waiver to India and other countries on Iran oil imports is threatening to drive domestic fuel prices up. Reuters The US has offered to make available crude... Read more »

CPEC is game changer for region: Naval Chief

ISLAMABAD: Naval Chief Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi attended the Chinese Navy’s 70th anniversary celebrations in China. He also inspected international fleet review held in connection with the 70th anniversary of China’s Navy.... Read more »

Managing security & economy – Newspaper

MANY interpret the government’s recent reshuffle of the federal cabinet as a way of venting its frustration over a seemingly intractable economic challenge. The reshuffle came days before Prime Minister Imran Khan’s... Read more »

Pakistans Export To Increase By $6.5 Bn After Signing Of Sino-Pak FTA- II

Adviser to Prime Minister on Commerce, Textile, and Industry Abdul Razak Dawood Wednesday said that after signing the second phase of Sino-Pakistan Free Trade Agreement (FTA), Pakistan’s exports to China would increase... Read more »

COAS, Saudi minister take up security co-op

Islamabad – Muhammad Bin Abdullah Al-Ayesh, Assistance Minister of Defence, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) called on General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff (COAS), at the General Headquarters (GHQ) on... Read more »

FPCCI President Leaves For China To Attend 2nd OBOR Forum

President, Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI), Engr. Daroo Khan Achakzai, on Wednesday left for China on the invitation of CCPIT to attend the 2nd One Belt-One Road Forum... Read more »

Pak-Iran financial channels to reduce cost of doing business: FPCCI

President of Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) Engr Daroo Khan Achakzai has proposed opening of financial channels between Pakistan and Iran because transactions through third country increase the... Read more »

Countering Terror

The recent terrorist strike in Sri Lanka is a result of our ostrich-like attitude towards this menace. Time and again we have failed to realise that this problem can’t be rooted out... Read more »