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At head of high-level delegation, Saudi Arabia energy minister Al-Falih to arrive Islamabad tomorrow

Rehmat Mehsud Islamabad: Khalid Al-Falih, Saudi Arabia minister of energy, industry and mineral resources, will land in Islamabad tomorrow to further strengthen bilateral ties between Islamabad and Riyadh in energy sector, an official said. A senior official at the Saudi Embassy in Islamabad said that  Al-Falih would discuss  opportunities and …

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UK firms announce Rs16.3 bn investment in Pakistan

Islamabad: The UK firms have announced £100 million (Rs16.3 billion) investment in Pakistan in oil and other sectors. According to the British High Commission, oil giant Shell is planning to set up around one-hundred new fuel stations along the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) route at selective locations representing up to …

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Pakistan among top 5 countries in infrastructure investment

Islamabad: Pakistan has become one of top five countries across the globe in Private Infrastructure Investment during the year 2017 as it received US$5.9 billion during the year, according to a report released by World Bank. “Fifty-two countries received PPI investments in 2017, which was a significant increase over the …

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Pakistan to export 100 tons hybrid rice seeds for first time in April

Islamabad: Pakistan is all set to export the first ever consignment of 100 tons heat-tolerant rice seeds to the Philippines next month, a senior industry official said – a shipment that is long-awaited since the country begun experimenting hybrid technology over a decade back. “The first ever consignment of 100 …

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Campaign on London buses promotes Gwadar as investment destination

London: A leading investment group has launched 100 iconic London business to promote Gwadar as the investment destination and to invite attention towards the future hub of economic activity in Pakistan. Double deck London buses are running across 17 routes in London, carrying beautiful banner showcasing Gwadar which has the …

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