WAPDA initiates construction work on Jabban Hydropower Rehabilitation Project
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WAPDA initiates construction work on Jabban Hydropower Rehabilitation Project

Lahore: Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) has initiated construction work on Jabban Hydropower…

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Egypt turns to IMF as deficit balloons
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Egypt turns to IMF as deficit balloons

Egypt has officially asked the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for a loan, the Fund has…

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Greece Could Get New Bailout Assistance
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Greece Could Get New Bailout Assistance

The Greek government is moving toward restructuring its debt and could soon win approval for…

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US needs to loosen export controls: China
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US needs to loosen export controls: China

WASHINGTON: Beijing’s top trade official on Monday pressed the United States to ease export controls…

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Pakistan richest country in terms of resources: DG PMI
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Pakistan richest country in terms of resources: DG PMI

ISLAMABAD: Director General Pakistan Manpower Institute (PMI) Muhammad Azam Monday said that Pakistan the richest…

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Country needs Charter of Economy to steer out of economic strait-jacket: Zardari
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Country needs Charter of Economy to steer out of economic strait-jacket: Zardari

President Asif Ali Zardari said on Friday that the country needed a Charter of Economy…

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India’s Rural Development Linked to Bamboo Trade
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India’s Rural Development Linked to Bamboo Trade

A remote village in western India has become the first in the country to trade…

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Pakistan, Indian develop roadmap for trade development
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Pakistan, Indian develop roadmap for trade development

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and India Thursday developed a clear roadmap for trade development, focussing on establishing…

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Investment in mining, energy sectors must be explored: Andrey
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Investment in mining, energy sectors must be explored: Andrey

FAISALABAD: Russia is keenly interested to invest in mining and energy sectors in Pakistan, said…

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Bernanke seen indicating no haste to tighten policy
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Bernanke seen indicating no haste to tighten policy

WASHINGTON: Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke on Wednesday will likely use his first-ever news conference…

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SAARC Chambers can widen economic, regional cooperation
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SAARC Chambers can widen economic, regional cooperation

LAHORE: SAARC Chambers of Commerce and Industry (SCCI) can play a pivotal role in deepening…

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Focus on environment as Riyadh unveils new projects
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Focus on environment as Riyadh unveils new projects

JEDDAH: New plans to build a 1,447-km-long floodwater drainage system in the Riyadh region and…

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A fragile global recovery?
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A fragile global recovery?

NEW YORK: Data on how the U.S. and British economies fared in the first three…

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UK retail sales unexpectedly rebound in March
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UK retail sales unexpectedly rebound in March

Retail sales in the UK registered a surprise pick-up in March, led by strong food…

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Greece says debt ‘absolutely sustainable’
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Greece says debt ‘absolutely sustainable’

Greece: Greece’s Finance Minister said the crisis-hit country can deal with its mountain of debt…

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