Thursday, 22 February 2018

Tag Archives: partnership

Turkey rejects EU partnership proposal

Turkey EU

ANKARA: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has rejected proposals of a partnership with the EU, insisting full membership to the bloc is the only option, in an interview published Sunday. Hosting Erdogan on a visit to Paris in January, French President Emmanuel Macron said it was “hypocrisy” to say progress ...

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Apple invests in Malala’s education fund

Malala and Apple

LONDON: We have yet another reason to be proud of Malala Yousafzai. According to a report, the world’s most famous CEO and perhaps the most famous – and definitely youngest – Nobel Peace Prize winner could be found on Saturday morning taking tea with a family in downtown Beirut. The ...

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UK-Qatar signs $8bn Typhoon fighter jet deal

Eurofighter Typhoon

DOHA/LONDON: Qatar will buy 24 Typhoon fighter jets worth $8bn from the United Kingdom as the Gulf state continues to stock up on high-tech weaponry. The deal between the two countries was signed in Doha by Qatar’s Defence Minister Khalid bin Mohammed al-Attiyah and his British counterpart, Gavin Williamson. It ...

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Kohli double ton puts India in command of second Test

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NAGPUR: Skipper Virat Kohli hit a blistering double century to hand India a massive first innings lead of 405 as the hosts tightened their grip on the second Test against Sri Lanka on day three on Sunday. India declared on 610-6 after Rohit Sharma (102) had completed his hundred, as ...

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Malaysia’s Axiata to buy Pakistan telecom towers for $940 million

Malaysia’s Axiata

Malaysian telecommunications group Axiata Group Bhd (AXIA.KL) on Wednesday said it will buy communications towers in Pakistan for $940 million in partnership with local conglomerate Dawood Hercules Corp Ltd (DAWH.KA). Axiata said its telecommunications infrastructure services unit, edotco Group Sdn Bhd, and Dawood Hercules will buy 13,000 towers from Pakistan ...

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Domino’s partners up with London franchise business

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LONDON: Domino’s Pizza made a bid to gobble up more of the London takeaways market, agreeing a £24 million deal to partner its biggest franchise business in the capital. The FTSE 250 firm agreed the price with the franchisee for a 75% stake in a newly formed company, which will own ...

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Will become Wasim Akram, if given 2nd opportunity: Waqar

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MELBOURNE: Former Pakistani fast bowler Waqar Younis stated that he will chose to be Wasim Akram, if given second opportunity. “90s” The Golden era of Pak🇵🇰🇵🇰Cricket..If I get another opportunity 2 choose who I want 2 be,,I’ll say @wasimakramlive #TrueLegend #Respect https://t.co/3J4HGDWzbV — waqar younis (@waqyounis99) July 22, 2017 In ...

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