Tag: Saudi Arabia

Dar urges Saudi investors to avail investment opportunities as CPEC progresses

PAR Jun 24, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar on Saturday urged Saudi investors to avail investment opportunities in Pakistan, including in t...

Customs foils bid to smuggle mobile phones at Karachi airport

par Apr 28, 2017 0

KARACHI: The Customs Preventive team has recovered several costly mobile phones of different brands at Jinnah International Airport (JIAP) Karachi. A...

Customs Preventive foils bid to smuggle 1.5kg of Crystal Amphetamine to Saudi Arabia

PAR Apr 19, 2017 0

KARACHI: The Customs Preventive team has recovered huge quantity of drugs from the possession of a passenger during checking at Jinnah International A...

Customs Preventive foils bid to smuggle drugs to Saudi Arabia

PAR Apr 4, 2017 0

KARACHI: The Pakistan Customs Preventive team has recovered a huge quantity of drugs from a passenger during a raid at Jinnah International Airport (J...

ICCI considers Pak-Bahrain conference fruitful for CPEC cooperatio

PAR Apr 3, 2017 0

Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) has lauded the Pakistan-Bahrain Business Opportunities Conference held here on March 30 and consider...

A First: Chinese Honor Guard Marches in Pakistan Republic Day Parade

PAR Mar 24, 2017 0

China dispatched a PLA honor guard to Pakistan’s Republic Day parade.For the first time ever, Chinese People’s Liberation Army troops joined Pakistan’...

870 MW Suki Kinari Hydropower Project Achieves Financial Close

PAR Jan 12, 2017 0

With the efforts and facilitation of Private Power and Infrastructure Board (PPIB), Pakistan on Monday achieved another landmark by declaring financia...

Cotton market in steady mode

PAR Dec 30, 2016 0

Domestic cotton prices are generally steady as mills pick up better quality of cotton as the calendar year is approaching into an end. There is antici...

Wheat flour worth $198 million exported to 27 countries

PAR Dec 2, 2016 0

Pakistan exported 626,289 metric ton wheat flour worth $198 million, to 27 different countries and 450 metric ton of wheat, worth $158,000, to Afghani...

OPEC in first joint oil cut with Russia since 2001, Saudis take 'big hit'

PAR Dec 1, 2016 0

Opec has agreed its first oil output cuts since 2008 after Saudi Arabia accepted “a big hit” on its production and dropped its demand on arch-rival Ir...

Thar coal reserves set to meet growing energy demand for decades

PAR Dec 1, 2016 0

World's 7th largest Thar coal reserves are set to meet growing energy demands of country as coal mining and power plant projects have entered construc...

Saudi Arabia lifts ban on import of shrimps from Pakistan

PAR Nov 5, 2016 0

Saudi Arabia has reportedly lifted ban on import of shrimps from Pakistan after extensive deliberations of concerned Ministries and Chairman Pak-Saudi...

Multan Customs Preventive nabs passenger for attempting to smuggle heroin to Saudi Arabia

PAR Oct 20, 2016 0

MULTAN: The Customs authorities deputed at Multan International Airport along with Anti Narcotics Force team have arrested a passenger who was trying...

REAP appeals to review proposed Umrah visa fee

PAR Oct 18, 2016 0

Rice Exporters Association of Pakistan (REAP) on Monday appealed Khadim-e-Harmain Sharifain King Salman Bin Abdul Aziz to review the decision of Counc...

Scanners to detect narcotics start functioning at Lahore airport

PAR Oct 3, 2016 0

LAHORE: Dual human body scanners have been installed at Allama Iqbal international Airport in order to detect firearms, explosives and drugs, as well...