Business

China, US achieve substantial progress in new round of trade talks in Washington

Washington: China and the United States achieved substantial progress in multiple areas after holding a new round of high-level economic and trade consultations on Thursday...

China “cracks hard nut” with new tax reform

Beijing: China is pushing forward reforms on the fiscal powers of central and local governments with a high-stake action plan on some of the country's...

Italy: Improved management, productive orchards

Rome: The high apple yields in Italy’s South Tyrol region are a result of improved management practices, the adoption of dense orchard plantings on dwarfing...

China to always welcome foreign firms including US ones to invest in China

Beijing: A Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman said Thursday that China will always welcome foreign companies, including U.S. companies, to invest and operate in China. Spokesman...

President promulgates CPEC Authority Ordinance 2019

Islamabad: President Arif Alvi on Tuesday promulgated an ordinance for the establishment of a 10-member China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) Authority that has been tasked...

China Gezhouba Group keen to invest in Pakistan

Beijing: Chairman China Gezhouba Group Lyu Zexiang called on Prime Minister in Beijing Tuesday and discussed cooperation in the energy sector. The Chinese Group showed...

Politics

Ambassador Stefano Pontecorvo praises Italian Archeological Mission on landmark temple discovery

Islamabad: Italy’s ambassador to Pakistan Stefano Pontecorvo has praised the Italian Archeological Mission on lauded landmark discovery of a Turki Shahi temple in Swat. “The...

Prince William and Kate in Pakistan

Islamabad: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William and Kate Middleton, arrived in Pakistan late Monday on their first official visit of the country....

Royal visit to strengthen UK’s links with Pakistan: Thomas Drew

Islamabad: British High Commissioner to Pakistan Thomas Drew Sunday expressed optimism that visit of Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to Pakistan will help promote historic...

China, US achieve substantial progress in new round of trade talks in Washington

Washington: China and the United States achieved substantial progress in multiple areas after holding a new round of high-level economic and trade consultations on Thursday...

IHC to hear Nawaz Sharif’s petition on October 29

Islamabad: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) has Saturday fixed incarcerated former prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s petition in the Al-Azizia reference for hearing on October 29....

Pakistan, China to expedite work on CPEC western route

Islamabad: Pakistan and China have decided to expedite work on the western route in the second phase of China Pakistan Economic Corridor project. The understanding...