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KARACHI: State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) Governor Reza Baqir on Thursday said that the country would witness a decline in inflation from the upcoming months, ARY NEWS reported. ?With a decline in inflation, its affects on the market will also be witnessed in the days to come,? he said while addressing the CEO Summit in the city.
KARACHI: Pakistan State Oil (PSO) on Thursday partially resumed fuel supplies from the Kemari Oil Terminal in the city after 48-hours closure owing to leakage of mysterious gas in the area, ARY NEWS reported. PSO spokesperson announced that the state-owned multinational petroleum corporation resumed limited fuel supplies to the city after the rumours of petroleum supplies’ suspension caused panic among masses in the city.
ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan has said Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) ideology was leading Modi government which is a big threat for minorities living in India, ARY News reported on Friday. ?RSS has a racist ideology, inspired by Hitler’s Nazism?, PM Khan said in an interview to Belgium Tv.
KARACHI: Pakistan Stocks Exchange (PSX) remained bearish on Thursday as KSE-100 index lost 92 points at the end of the days trading, ARY NEWS reported. The 100-index closed at 40,481 points. Read More: PSX witnesses bearish trend as index loses 101 points Yesterday, the market closed at 40,574.52 after gathering 399 points.
WASHINGTON: Donald Trump?s longtime ally Roger Stone was sentenced Thursday to 40 months in prison for impeding a congressional investigation, in a case that ignited a firestorm over the US president?s political interference in the justice system. Stone, a veteran Republican operative and one of Trump?s oldest confidants, was convicted in November of lying to Congress, tampering with a witness and obstructing the House investigation into whether the Trump campaign conspired with Russia to cheat in the 2016 election.
LAHORE: Punjab?s Information Minister Fayyazul Hassan Chohan on Friday has asked the opposition to play their role in country?s development, ARY News reported. Speaking to the news men in Lahore, he said reality of opposition parties including Fazlur Rehman was badly exposed during sit-ins. ?Opposition should play their due role for prosperity of Pakistan.?
KARACHI: The Pakistani rupee, extending an upward trend, picked up three paisa against the US dollar in the inter-bank market on Thursday, reported ARY News. According to forex dealers, the local unit settled at 154.23 versus the greenback as compared to yesterday?s closing of 154.26. Read More: Inflation, interest rate to witness decline in coming months: Reza Baqir Meanwhile, Pakistan Stocks Exchange (PSX) witnessed bearish trend with its benchmark KSE-100 index losing 92 points to settle at 40,481 at the end of today?s trading.
LAHORE: Punjab?s Information Minister Fayyazul Hassan Chohan on Friday has asked the opposition to play their role in country?s development, ARY News reported. Speaking to the news men in Lahore, he said reality of opposition parties including Fazlur Rehman was badly exposed during sit-ins. ?Opposition should play their due role for prosperity of Pakistan.?
OSLO: Two German tourists were killed Thursday in an avalanche while on a snowmobile tour in Norway, authorities said. A helicopter carrying rescue personnel and a sniffer dog were dispatched to search for the missing pair, who were discovered dead in the Svalbard archipelago, about a thousand kilometres (miles) from the North Pole.
ISLAMABAD: An accountability court has on Friday extended judicial remand of former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi till March 9, in a Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) case. The PML-N stalwart was presented before the court after his judicial remand expired today. As the hearing went underway, NAB?s prosecutor said arrest warrants of Shahid Muzaffarul Islam, an accused in the LNG case, were issued but he was not available at his home address.