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*PM Imran welcomes Facebook’s investments in Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan and Facebook’s Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg held a virtual meeting on Friday to discuss the social media giant’s investments in Pakistan, its support for digital literacy initiatives and …

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Asian Economy: Overview, Growth & Development

Asian Economy: Overview, Growth & Development

Asia-Pacific Countries 2020 Vietnam’s economic hopes fade as covid-19 takes away business Vietnamese officials have lowered expectations for their country’s normally fast-growing economy in 2020. The officials noted that weakness in the international economy has reduced demand for exports and …

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Kibor Rates

Kibor Rate

Kibor rate is the average interest rate at which term deposits are offered between prime banks in the Pakistani wholesale money market or interbank market. KIBOR as a benchmark, to encourage transparency  and improve management of the market risk undertaken …

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Government Initiative

Government Initiative

*PM Imran Khan proposes measures to curb illicit financial flows Addressing a high-level panel on FACTI (Financial Accountability, Transparency and Integrity) on the sidelines of the ongoing United Nations General Assembly session, Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan said the …

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Asian Economy: Overview, Growth & Development

Asian Economy: Overview, Growth & Development

Indonesia sees economy contracting for first time since 1998 Indonesia’s economy is set to contract for the first time since the Asian financial crisis more than two decades ago as the country struggles to get virus cases under control. Gross …

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Kibor Rates

Kibor Rate

Kibor rate is the average interest rate at which term deposits are offered between prime banks in the Pakistani wholesale money market or interbank market. KIBOR as a benchmark, to encourage transparency  and improve management of the market risk undertaken …

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Government Initiative

Government Initiative

*Prime Minister rubbishes mindset doubting patriotism of dual national Pakistanis Prime Minister Imran Khan rubbishing the mindset doubting the patriotism of dual nationals, said Pakistan should better create conducive conditions for the expatriates to tap that valuable asset. “I can’t …

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Asian Economy: Overview, Growth & Development

Asian Economy: Overview, Growth & Development

Japan’s worst postwar economic downturn could force new leader to boost stimulus Japan’s economy sank deeper into its worst postwar contraction in the second quarter as the coronavirus jolted businesses more than initially thought, underscoring the daunting task the new …

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Kibor Rates

Kibor Rate

Kibor rate is the average interest rate at which term deposits are offered between prime banks in the Pakistani wholesale money market or interbank market. KIBOR as a benchmark, to encourage transparency  and improve management of the market risk undertaken …

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Government Initiative

Government Initiative

*PM Imran wants Karachi Transformation Plan to be finalised in 1-week Prime Minister Imran Khan has directed the Ministry of Planning, Development & Special Initiatives to finalise the proposed ‘Karachi Transformation Plan’ after taking all stakeholders on board so that …

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Asian Economy: Overview, Growth & Development

Asian Economy: Overview, Growth & Development

Asia-Pacific Region New Chinese rules could complicate a sale of Tiktok’s US business China appears to have complicated efforts to sell TikTok to an American company by introducing new rules that could allow Beijing to veto any potential deal. The …

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Kibor Rates

Kibor Rate

Kibor rate is the average interest rate at which term deposits are offered between prime banks in the Pakistani wholesale money market or interbank market. KIBOR as a benchmark, to encourage transparency  and improve management of the market risk undertaken …

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