Car Sale Rises To 172,911 Units In July-May

ISLAMABAD, June 15 (APP): The sale of cars in the country rose to 172,911 units in July-May (2016-17) as compared to the sale of 167,507 cars during the same period of preceding year. On yearly basis, the sale of 17,074 cars was recorded in May

Askari Bank, Unionpay Sign Agreement For Debit Card Issuance

BEIJING, June 13 (APP): Askari Bank Limited (AKBL) and UnionPay International, one of the world’s largest payment schemes, has entered into an agreement to issue UnionPay QuickPass (NFC) and EMV Chip Cards in Pakistan. The initiative will allow AKBL customers to enjoy convenience of contactless

2017-18 AJK Budget To Be Announced On June 15

MIRPUR (AJK): June 14 (APP): Azad Jammu Kashmir (AJK) budget for 2017-18 financial year will be announced on Thursday June 15, it was officially announced. President Azad Jammu & Kashmir Sardar Masood Khan has summoned the budget session of AJK Legislative Assembly in Muzaffarabad on June,

Fire Engulfs Tower Block In West London

A massive fire ripped through a 27-storey apartment block in west London before dawn Wednesday, causing dozens of casualties and trapping residents inside. Rescue services, giving an early toll, said 30 people had been hospitalised, and eyewitnesses said they had seen others fall or jump

Over 17% Increase Witnessed In Fish Exports

ISLAMABAD, June 11 (APP): The exports of fish and fish preparations from the country witnessed increase of 17.08 percent during the first ten months of the current fiscal year as compared to the corresponding period of last year. The fish exports during July-April (2016-17) were

ADB Extends $86.41 Mln For Irrigation Project In KP

ISLAMABAD, June 12 (APP): Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Government of Pakistan Friday signed a loan agreement of $86.41 million for the extension of the Pehur High Level Canal in the Swabi and Nowshehra districts of Pakistan’s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) province. Finance Minister Mohammad

China’s Casc Announces Successful Missile Ramjet Tests

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASC) announced that it successfully undertook two flight tests for its new solid-fuel variable flow ramjet engine. According to CASC (via China’s state-owned Global Times), the engine will power hypersonic air-to-air missiles (AAM) as part of its next-generation air