IMF termed Pakistan's economic outlook as favorable due to improved availability of energy and structural reforms
The report highlights that hopes are pinned on the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor initiative
The International Monetary Fund has termed Pakistan 's economic outlook as "favorable" with improved availability of energy , and growth-supporting structural reforms . According to latest report released by IMF , confidence of investors in Pakistan is growing as its economy has stabilized after completing a bailout program. It cited Chinese infrastructure investments as one of the reasons for economic development.
Operation Radd ul Fasad continues- 20 suspects held during search operation in Kharian, Sarai Alamgir
Twenty suspects have been apprehended during an operation of the security forces in surrounding areas of Kharian and Sarai Alamgir. According to the ISPR, Pakistan Rangers Punjab alongwith Counter Terrorism Department, police and intelligence agencies took part in the operation.
Govt releases over Rs2b for Petroleum Ministry under PSDP
The government has released over two point eight billion rupees for the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Resources under Public Sector Development Programme. According to official data, over 415 million rupees have been released for acquisition of four drilling rigs with accessories for the Geological Survey of Pakistan .
OIC Secretary General strongly condemns Indian atrocities in Occupied Kashmir
The OIC Secretary General Dr. Yousef A. Al-Othaimeen, has strongly condemned continued violence by Indian forces against innocent Kashmiris in the held valley. In a statement, he said the Kashmiris remain victims of the denial of their inalienable rights to self-determination and have been suffering from the non-implementation of the relevant resolutions of the United Nations Security Council.
Van rams worshippers leaving London mosque, injuring 10
A van ploughed into worshippers leaving a London mosque on Monday, injuring 10 people in what witnesses said was a deliberate attack on Muslims. One man, who was already being given first aid at the scene before the vehicle was driven into pedestrians, has died but police said it was not clear whether his death was directly linked. Eight others are in hospital, with two in a very serious condition.
U.S. Navy confirms all 7 missing sailors from USS Fitzgerald found dead
The U.S. Navy confirmed on Monday that all seven missing sailors on the USS Fitzgerald were found dead in flooded berthing compartments after the destroyer's collision with a container ship off Japan over the weekend. The USS Fitzgerald and a Philippine-flagged container ship collided south of Tokyo Bay early on Saturday. The cause of the collision in clear weather is not known.
Iran warns missile attack on IS in Syria can be repeated
After firing missiles targeting the Islamic State group in eastern Syria, Iran’s Revolutionary Guard on Monday issued a stark warning to IS militants, saying that any future attack against Iran will result in more powerful launches.
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