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Unannounced loadshedding in Karachi to end tomorrow: Asad Umar

By Web Desk

July 11, 2020 – 4:49 pm

KARACHI– Federal Minister for Planning and Development Asad Umar while announcing an end to unannounced loadshedding in Karachi from tomorrow (Sunday), said that government has increased supply of furnace oil and gas to K-Electric.


Emirates airline to cut up to 9,000 jobs: report

By AFP

July 11, 2020 – 4:20 pm

Emirates airline has cut a tenth of its workforce during the novel coronavirus pandemic in layoffs that could rise to 15 per cent, or 9,000 jobs, its president said, according to a report on Saturday.


World must not let Srebrenica-like massacre happen in occupied Kashmir: PM Imran

By AP

July 11, 2020 – 4:14 pm

Prime Minister Imran Khan on Saturday said he feared a massacre similar to the 1995 genocide in Srebrenica could happen in Indian occupied Kashmir and urged the international community to take notice and prevent it from happening.


Pakistan, China approve plans for 130 joint research projects

By APP

July 11, 2020 – 4:05 pm

BEIJING: The National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) and Pakistan Science Foundation (PSF) have approved preliminary plans for 130 joint research projects in the context of climate change under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).


Pakistan to ensure earliest completion of FATF action plan: Hafeez Shaikh

By Web Desk

July 11, 2020 – 3:59 pm

ISLAMABAD: Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh has said that Pakistan is working to ensure full compliance with the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) Action Plan at the earliest by increasing the effectiveness of its Anti-Money Laundering/Combating the Financing of Terrorism (AML/CFT) regime.