Lebanon will only survive if Hezbollah disarms: Saudi minister
Saudi Arabia’s foreign minister said on Friday that Lebanon had been “hijacked” by Hezbollah and could only flourish if...
FBR extends tax filing date up to December 15
The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has extended the date of filing of returns and statements for the tax...
Political risk on Wall Street? Buy the dip!
An abrupt stock selloff on Friday — sparked by a report that magnified concerns about President Donald Trump’s potential...
CM Sindh alleges Nawaz for ‘diverting’ Sindh gas to Punjab
Sindh Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah wrote in a letter to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif  for diversion of natural gas to the Punjab. ‘I am writing with reference to widely reported news related to provision of 97 natural gas projects worth more than Rs 37 billion, mostly located in... Read more
Habib Bank eyes opportunities connected with CPEC in Xinjiang
Habib Bank, one of the largest private banks in Pakistan which opened its branch in Urumqi, is eyeing opportunities connected with the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), a key component of the Belt and Road Initiative. Xinjiang is the starting point of the CPEC, which links the region with the... Read more
English cricket moves closer to setting up IPL rival
A new city-based Twenty20 tournament for English cricket intended to rival the Indian Premier League (IPL) and Australia’s Big Bash moved a step closer on Monday following a key presentation by the sport’s governing body. In a break with 130 years of tradition, none of England’s existing 18 counties... Read more