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Russia supports CPEC : Its crucial for Pak economy,regional connectivity: Alexey Y Dedov

ISLAMABAD - Russia, Pakistan and China will hold the next round of Trilateral Working Group's meeting on Afghanistan in Moscow on December 27. This was disclosed by the Russian ambassador to Islamabad Alexey Y Dedov in an exclusive interview with News & Current affairs Channel of Radio Pakistan. He said there would be good discussions [...]

By | December 25th, 2016|Breaking News, Diplomatic Enclave, News In Pictures, PTIF, Russia|0 Comments

China rejects Trump claim it stole drone

China on Monday rejected US President-elect Donald Trump’s claim that it had “stolen” an American research drone, as state media said his diplomatic inexperience could spark a confrontation between the two nations. Beijing’s seizure of the marine probe in international waters in the South China Sea raised already heightened tensions between the world’s two largest [...]

By | December 19th, 2016|China, News In Pictures, North America, PTIF, World|0 Comments

Pakistan,KSA working for peace,development: Amb. Al-Zahrani

BY SAJJAD HUSSAIN ISLAMABAD- A meeting between the Ambassador of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to Pakistan,Abdullah Marzouk Al-Zahrani and Editor-in- Chief ,World Tribune,Iftikhar Mashwani held in Islamabad. During the informal meeting the Ambassador highlighted the special fraternal nature of relations between Pakistan and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Responding a question Mr Abdullah underscored that [...]

Senate passes resolution to disapprove company ordinance, 2016

ISLAMABAD -UNS : The Senate on Thursday passed a resolution to disapprove the Company Ordinance, 2016 with majority votes. The resolution was moved by senators Saleem Mandviwala, Aitzaz Ahsan, Taj Haider, Sardar Muhammad Azam Khan, Muhammad Mohsin Khan and others. Speaking on the occasion, Minister for Law and Justice Zahid Hamid urged the legislators to [...]

By | December 16th, 2016|Economics, News In Pictures, PTIF|0 Comments

‘Pakistan looks at Chabahar as a project complementing CPEC’

ISLAMABAD -UNS - The 32nd AGM and Conference of the PSDE, organized by PIDE, concluded on Thursday with the prestigious Quaid-i-Azam Lecture, delivered by Professor Athar Hussain, Director Asia Research Center, London School of Economics, UK. The theme of his lecture was “Regional and Domestic Political Economy”. The session was chaired by Professor Ahsan Iqbal, [...]

By | December 15th, 2016|Breaking News, Economics, News In Pictures, PTIF|0 Comments

China to fine unnamed US automaker

BEIJING: China will slap fines on an unnamed US carmaker for monopolistic behaviour, the state-run China Daily said on Wednesday, as rhetoric over trade heats up between Beijing and US president-elect Donald Trump. A penalty will be issued “soon” against an American firm for telling distributors to fix prices, the paper said in a front-page [...]

By | December 15th, 2016|Breaking News, China, Economics, News In Pictures, North America, PTIF|0 Comments

COAS, US Ambassador discuss regional security

RAWALPINDI -UNS- : United States Ambassador to Pakistan David Hale visited Pakistan Army’s general headquarters today (Thursday) and called on Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa. “During the meeting, bilateral and regional security issues were discussed,” ISPR said in a statement. Meanwhile, General Zubair Mahmood Hayat, Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee, during [...]

By | December 15th, 2016|Breaking News, Diplomatic Enclave, Hot News, News In Pictures, PTIF|0 Comments

Swedish Ambassador calls on Chairman Senate

ISLAMABAD -UNS- Mian Raza Rabbani, Chairman Senate of Pakistan has called for further strengthening of bilateral ties between Pakistan and Sweden by enhancing the existing trade and business relations as well as Parliamentary interactions between the two countries. While talking to Ms. Ingrid Johansson, Ambassador of Sweden in Pakistan who called on him here at [...]

By | December 14th, 2016|Breaking News, Diplomatic Enclave, News In Pictures, PTIF|0 Comments

Pakistan successfully test-fires indigenously-developed Babur Cruise Missile

RAWALPINDI -UNS : Pakistan today conducted a successful test of an enhanced version of the indigenously developed Babur Cruise Missile. Babur Weapon System version - 2 incorporates advanced aerodynamics and avionics that can strike targets both at land and sea with high accuracy, at a range of 700 kilometers. "It is a low flying, terrain [...]

By | December 14th, 2016|Breaking News, China, Hot News, News In Pictures, PTIF|0 Comments

China launches new-generation weather satellite

XICHANG, Sichuan - China launched a weather satellite at 12:11 a.m. Sunday, marking an upgrade of China's meteorological satellites in geostationary orbit. The Fengyun-4 satellite, the first of China's second-generation weather satellites in geostationary orbit to have been launched, is also the country's first quantitative remote-sensing satellite in high orbit. The satellite, launched from the [...]

By | December 12th, 2016|Breaking News, China, News In Pictures, PTIF|0 Comments