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Finance Minister chairs meeting on Pak-Turkey economic framework
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Finance Minister chairs meeting on Pak-Turkey economic framework

Islamabad: Finance Minister Asad Umar on Wednesday chaired preliminary meeting of the committee for formulating the proposed Pak-Turkey Strategic Economic, said a statement issued by the ministry.

Google glitch shows incorrect Pakistani rupee value against US dollar

Karachi: Google's online exchange rate converter experienced undetected technical glitch on Wednesday as it showed incorrect values of the US dollar and other currencies against the Pakistani rupee. ...

Apple cuts first-quarter production plan for new iPhones by 10 percent: Nikkei

California: Apple Inc which slashed its quarterly sales forecast last week, has reduced planned production for its three new iPhone models by about 10 percent for the January-March quarter, the Nikkei Asian Review reported on Wednesday. ...

Amazon becomes most valuable publicly-traded company

New York: Amazon for the first time closed out Monday´s trading session as the world´s biggest publicly-traded company, overtaking Microsoft and other fellow tech behemoths. ...

Oil rises to $57 on China-U.S. trade talks, OPEC cuts

London: Oil rose to around $57 a barrel on Friday after China said it would hold trade talks with the United States and a survey showed China’s services sector expanded in December, while signs of lower crude supply also lent support. ...

Asian markets meek after global turbulence

Hong Kong: Asian investors moved with caution in Friday trade after days of volatility on global financial markets failed to boost confidence. ...

Gold price increases by Rs. 1450 per tola in one day

Karachi: The price of gold shot up by Rs. 1450 in Pakistan after which it reached to Rs. 67,800 per tola (12 grams). ...

Finance Minister reviews progress on FATF action plan

Islamabad: Finance Minister Asad Umar chaired a meeting of the National Executive Committee (NEC) on Tuesday to review the progress on Financial Action Task Force (FATF) Action Plan. ...

German upswing continues despite trade conflicts

Berlin: The German economy remains on a growth track due to strong domestic demand, but the upswing is being slowed down by a difficult trade environment and temporary effects in the automobile sector, the Economy Ministry said on Thursday. ...