Daily Archives: November 16, 2020

Across China: Physically challenged share in China’s livestreaming boom

LANZHOU, China, Nov. 16, 2020 /Xinhua-AsiaNet/ — Shi Zaohua, a 29-year-old wheelchair user, has garnered a huge following of 200,000 fans since finding her niche in livestreaming e-commerce. Shi Zaohua, a 29-year-old wheelchair user, has garnered a huge following of

OGRA in Contravention with Cabinet Decision: SSGC

Sui Southern Gas Company Limited (SSGC) in a statement has clarified that the pricing components of Regasified Liquefied Natural Gas (RLNG) were approved by the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) vide its decision dated 14 June 2016. As per the decision,

Pakistan’s Export Sector Not Without Challenges, but Opportunities Abound

Since the turn of the century, Pakistan has become a more inward-oriented economy with exports to GDP ratio falling from 16 percent to 10 percent, macro-economist and policy researcher Gonzalo Varela tweeted on Monday, quoting World Development Indicators (WDI) data.

“Transaction Structure” for divestment of Heavy Electrical Complex approved

The Cabinet Committee on Privatization has approved the “Transaction Structure” for the divestment of 96.6 percent shares of Heavy Electrical Complex. The Meeting of the Committee was held in Islamabad today (Monday), with Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance

Eight killed, eleven injured as van falls into ravine in Nowshera

Eight people were killed and eleven others injured when a flying coach fell into a deep ravine in the Kaka Sahib area of district Nowshera this morning. According to details, the incident took place due to over speeding and brake

Shibli, Shah Mahmood pray for early recovery of Sindh CM

Information Minister Shibli Faraz has prayed for the early recovery of Sindh Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah who has tested positive for Covid-19. In a tweet today (Monday), he appealed the people to strictly follow the SOPs for their own

Govt committed to ensure provision of all basic needs of life to people: Mamoon

Punjab Parliamentary secretary for Tourism, Punjab, Muhammad Mamoon Tarar has said that present government is committed to ensure provision of all basic needs of life to the people and billions of rupees being spent to execute different development schemes for

GB election held in free, fair and transparent manner: Raja Shah Baz Khan

Chief Election commissioner Raja Shah Baz Khan says Election of Gilgit Baltistan Assembly were held in free, fair and transparent manner. Addressing a news conference in Gilgit today (Monday), he said allegations of rigging in the election are baseless. He

APAC Insider selects APR for Best PR Agency 2020 Award

Karachi, November 16, 2020 (PPI-OT): Asiatic Public Relations Network (Pvt.) Ltd. – APR, established 28 years ago and one of the pioneers of PR in Pakistan, has been named the Best PR Agency in Pakistan by APAC Insider for its

Turkish Companies delegation keen to setup industrial units in Pakistan

Islamabad, November 16, 2020 (PPI-OT): A delegation of Turkish companies visited Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry and showed keen interest to set up industrial units in Pakistan to start production activities to meet the needs of the construction industry.