Sunday, 25 August 2019

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EU, Pakistan signed new Strategic Engagement Plan

BRUSSELS – Pakistan and the European Union (EU) signed the new Strategic Engagement Plan for cooperation in areas, including trade, peace and security and anti-money laundering. Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi and the EU’s High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini inked the agreement at a ceremony ...

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Germany, Pakistan sign Euro 58.8 million agreement

ISLAMABAD: Noor Ahmed, Secretary, EAD and Dr. Jens Jokisch, the Charge’ d’ Affairs of the German Embassy in Islamabad, signed an agreement for financial assistance under the Pakistan-Germany Development Program worth Euro 58.8 million (PKR 9.4 Billion). This financial contribution shall help Pakistan to strengthen its renewable energy sector and ...

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Pakistan signs $10 bn gas pipeline agreement with Russia

ISLAMABAD: As a major sign of increasing economic cooperation, Pakistan and Russia on Wednesday signed an inter corporate agreement for the laying of more than 1,500 km offshore gas pipeline costing $10 billion that would be transporting natural gas from the Russian gas company Gazprom’s sources in the Middle East ...

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Pakistan, Abu Dhabi sign agreement on $3b aid package

The Pakistan and United Arab Emirates have signed an agreement to grant a $3 billion loan to Islamabad. The agreement has been signed by the State Bank of Pakistan Governor Tariq Bajwa and the Abu Dhabi Development Fund chairperson. The funds will be transferred to Pakistan in three installments. In ...

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Pakistan, Russia ink $10bn gas pipeline deal

MOSCOW: Pakistani and Russian officials signed a historic $10-billion offshore gas pipeline agreement in Moscow. Inter State Gas Systems (ISGS), a state-owned Pakistani company, will work alongside Russia’s energy giant Gazprom, to execute the multibillion-dollar project. According to the agreement, Pakistan will import some 500 million to 1 billion cubic ...

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Venezuela government, opposition conclude talks without agreement

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SANTO DOMINGO: Members of Venezuela’s leftist government and opposition leaders concluded a round of talks in the Dominican Republic on Saturday, failing to reach a deal to address the country’s political and economic crisis, reported Reuters. Saying they had made strides but needed more time, the parties announced another round ...

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Porn Star Was Reportedly Paid to Stay Quiet About Trump

NEW YORK: A lawyer for President Trump orchestrated a $130,000 payment to a pornographic-film actress in October 2016 to prevent her from going public with claims of a consensual sexual encounter with Mr. Trump, The Wall Street Journal reported. The reported payment came shortly before the presidential election and as ...

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Yahoo parent sues Mozilla for replacing it with Google as Firefox default search

NEW YORK: Roughly three years ago, Yahoo and Mozilla announced that Yahoo would be the default search engine on Firefox in the US. That relationship ended early when Mozilla released the much-improved Firefox Quantum browser last month, with Google as the default search provider. Now, Yahoo’s parent company, Oath (Verizon), is suing Mozilla for breach ...

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