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UK pound surged after election in Britain

LONDON: The pound has surged after an exit poll in Britain's Brexit election projected that Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party likely will win

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World Bank to stop giving loans to China: Trump

US President Donald Trump on Friday called for the World Bank to stop giving loans to China, one day after the institution adopted a lending plan to Beijing

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OPEC to supply curbs and pump more oil

Saudi Arabia’s energy minister told Reuters that OPEC and its allies would only ease supply curbs and pump more oil once global crude inventories fall and pricing reflects a tighter market,

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PPS successfully concluded in Dubai

DUBAI: The Pakistan Property Show (PPS) 2019, organised by Pakistan’s largest property portal Zameen.com, successfully concluded at the Dubai World Trade Centre in Dubai.

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WB identified 23 tourist sites in Punjab

ISLAMABAD: A study commissioned by the World Bank has identified 23 selected tourist sites across the province of Punjab to delineate the engagement of youth

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CEC ,ECP to consider govt opp nominations for two ECP members

ISLAMABAD: The Parliamentary Committee on Appointment of Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) and Members of the Election Commission of Pakistan will meet on Tuesday to consider the government and the opposition nominations for two ECP members

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Qatar to reduce LNG supplies

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan is expected to request Qatar to reduce its liquefied natural gas (LNG) supplies under a ‘take or pay’ long-term contract as its energy demand tumbles amid an economic slowdown.

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PSX dropped below the 38,000-mark

The PSX dropped below the 38,000-mark, as the indices that opened positive lost their direction midway, but managed to find their way back to close the day at a positive counter.

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Pakistan to provide new dimension to intl maritime trade: Syed Ali Haider Zaidi

Federal Minister for Maritime Affairs Syed Ali Haider Zaidi on Tuesday said that Pakistan could provide a new dimension to the international maritime trade by linking Central Asia,

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Nepra allowed ex-Wapda Discos to transfer burden of Rs14.780 billion

ISLAMABAD: The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) on Tuesday allowed ex-Wapda Discos to transfer the burden of Rs14.780 billion

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UK spending $2.6 billion to leave the European Union

Britain is ramping up preparations for a no-deal Brexit by spending an extra $2.6 billion to make sure the country is ready to leave the European Union

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Dollar to rise again

ISLAMABD: The US dollar was reported to be on the rise again after a gradual decrease past week in the open market.

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Iran accused USA of using sanctions to shock global oil supply

TEHRAN: Iran’s oil minister has accused the United States of using sanctions to “shock” the global oil supply and gain market clout for its booming shale oil production