Daily Archives: August 9, 2017

Sky9 Capital Announces the Addition of Chay, Teh, Xu, and Zeng to its Advisory Board

HONG KONG, Aug. 09, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sky9 Capital, a leading China venture capital firm, announced that China industry veterans KS Chay, Dr. Kok Peng Teh, Bob Xu, and Jason Zeng have joined its

Four Pakistani Soldiers Killed in Gunfight with Militants

ISLAMABAD Officials in Pakistan say a gunfight with militants in a northwestern district near the Afghan border Wednesday left four soldiers dead, including a high ranking officer.

The military said the early morning clash occurred …

Four Troops Killed During Operation In Northern Pakistan

Pakistan's military says an army major and three other officers have been killed in a shoot-out with militants in the country's tribal region bordering Afghanistan.

In a statement, the military said one militant blew himself …

Deposed Pakistani PM Calls Ouster ‘Insult To Voters’

Addressing a rally in Rawalpindi, deposed Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said the Supreme Court's decision to disqualify him from office last month over undeclared wealth was an "insult to voters."

The speech late …

Pakistan’s First Female Police Chief Breaking Cultural Taboos

PESHAWAR, PAKISTAN Rizwana Hameed made history a month ago when she became the first female head of a male police station in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, or KPK, where conservative cultural and religious traditions often …

Pakistan’s Sharif Holds Controversial Rally Following Ouster

ISLAMABAD � Pakistan's former prime minister, Nawaz Sharif, held a rally Wednesday to demonstrate political power, just days after the country's highest court disqualified him from holding office for concealing his assets.

Critics, however, are …

Four Pakistani Soldiers Killed in Gunfight with Militants

ISLAMABAD Officials in Pakistan say a gunfight with militants in a northwestern district near the Afghan border Wednesday left four soldiers dead, including a high ranking officer.

The military said the early morning clash occurred …

Enhancing exports top priority of govt: Commerce Minister

Minister for Commerce and Textile

Muhammad Pervaiz Malik Tuesday said it was the top priority of the government to enhance the country's exports and achieve its trade targets.

Talking to APP, he said he would …

Malaysian deputy PM, US Secretary Tillerson discuss security issues, bilateral cooperation

Kuala Lumpur (IINA) � Malaysian Deputy Prime Minister Dr. Ahmad Zahid Hamidi and visiting US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Wednesday discussed security issues, including human trafficking, and bilateral relations between the two countries.…