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Pakistan Tripled Tariffs on Kandahar Pomegranates

Pakistan Tripled Tariffs on Kandahar Pomegranates

Kabul (Afghanistan) Oct 14: Pakistan has increased its customs tariffs by threefold as the harvest season for pomegranates arrives in...

Economy stagnating amid big deficit, low reserves: WB

Economy stagnating amid big deficit, low reserves: WB

Islamabad (Pakistan) Oct 14: The World Bank has said Pakistan's economy is slowing as it faces yet another macroeconomic crisis...

The wealth of the wealthiest

The wealth of the wealthiest

Islamabad (Pakistan) Oct 14: Pakistan is a poor country. Not just because of actual poverty but also because our richest...

Policy confusions in gas business

Policy confusions in gas business

Islamabad (Pakistan) Oct 14: The plans for unbundling of gas utilities and their privatisation are back in business, this time...

Auto sector sees bleak October

Auto sector sees bleak October

Karachi (Pakistan) Oct 13: After a steep 39 per cent overall fall in car sales during 1QFY20, dark clouds continue...

Bedroom booster Viagra offers new hope to cancer patients

Bedroom booster Viagra offers new hope to cancer...

Long Island (USA) Oct 13: Viagra, the pill best known for correcting erectile dysfunction and initially intended to curb heart...

Teens are most likely to drink and drive in these 5 states: Report

Teens are most likely to drink and drive...

New York (USA) Oct 13: Drinking and driving among teens is a problem no matter where you are, but it's...

Amazon takes a stand: Company releases "Our Positions" paper

Amazon takes a stand: Company releases "Our Positions"...

New York (USA) Oct 13: Amazon took the extraordinary step of laying out its positions on nearly every hot-button topic...

Gem, jewellery traders in Myanmar face competition from WeChat

Gem, jewellery traders in Myanmar face competition from...

Naypyitaw (Myanmar) Oct 11: Gem and jade businesses in Myanmar have long struggled against illegal traders, who evade taxes and...

Yangon's 'new city' to begin land compensation process

Yangon's 'new city' to begin land compensation process

Naypyitaw (Myanmar) Oct 11: The Yangon regional government has started providing substitute land to original landowners as compensation for land...

"We have made good progress": minister points to improvements for business

"We have made good progress": minister points to...

Naypyitaw (Myanmar) Oct 11: Deputy commerce minister U Aung Htoo spoke to The Myanmar Times in Nay Pyi Taw about...

Hainan duty free stores gain $55 mln during China's 70th anniversary festivities week

Hainan duty free stores gain $55 mln during...

Moscow (Russia) Oct 11: The total sales volume of four Hainan's duty-free stores during the holiday week-end marking the 70th...

How can data analytics benefit customers in era of e-commerce 4.0?

How can data analytics benefit customers in era...

Jakarta (Indonesia) Oct 10: Data analytics has played an increasingly crucial role in the e-commerce ecosystem.

Samsung teams up with Dana, GoPay to provide Samsung Pay

Samsung teams up with Dana, GoPay to provide...

Jakarta (Indonesia) Oct 10: Technology company Samsung Electronics Indonesia teamed up with e-wallet Dana and Gojek's digital payment platform GoPay...

Angkasa Pura II works with Astra to increase digital services

Angkasa Pura II works with Astra to increase...

Jakarta (Indonesia) Oct 10: State-owned airport operator Angkasa Pura II has teamed up with Astra Digital International, a subsidiary of...

Nay Pyi Taw targets convention business

Nay Pyi Taw targets convention business

Naypyitaw (Myanmar) Oct 10: Nay Pyi Taw will focus on developing meetings, incentives, conferences, exhibitions and sports events in 2020...

Spending on electricity tops budget for the first time

Spending on electricity tops budget for the first...

Naypyitaw (Myanmar) Oct 10: The energy and electricity sector has been allocated with the highest volume of funds in the...

Inclusive Business Challenge launched to recognise enterprises with social impact

Inclusive Business Challenge launched to recognise enterprises with...

Naypyitaw (Myanmar) Oct 10: The UK-aided DaNa Facility and Myanmar Young Entrepreneurs Association (MYEA) launched the Inclusive Business Challenge last...

Winners of first Myanmar National Real Estate Awards announced

Winners of first Myanmar National Real Estate Awards...

Naypyitaw (Myanmar) Oct 10: The winners of the first Myanmar National Real Estate Awards (MNREA), a five month long campaign...

Saba Qamar's next film is a tragic love story at heart, reveals Sarmad Khoosat

Saba Qamar's next film is a tragic love...

Islamabad (Pakistan) Oct 10: Sarmad Khoosat's Zindagi Tamasha has premiered at the Busan Film Festival in South Korea but the...

Stabilisation efforts bearing fruit: SBP

Stabilisation efforts bearing fruit: SBP

Karachi (Pakistan) Oct 10: The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) Governor Dr Reza Baqir on Wednesday said that reforms introduced...

TransUnion says data on 37,000 Canadians may have been compromised

TransUnion says data on 37,000 Canadians may have...

Ottawa (Canada) Oct 10: The personal information of about 37,000 Canadians held by TransUnion may have been compromised this past...

People working in this profession have the most sex

People working in this profession have the most...

London (UK) Oct 10: Farmers know how to keep busy - whether at work or between the sheets, a British...

NBA China crisis: Security removes 'Free Hong Kong' signs at Wizards game versus team from China

NBA China crisis: Security removes 'Free Hong Kong'...

Washington (USA) Oct 10: Security guards confiscated "Free Hong Kong" signs at the Washington Wizards' exhibition game against the Chinese...

Australia uninterested in FTA with Pakistan

Australia uninterested in FTA with Pakistan

Islamabad (Pakistan) Oct 09: Australia has refused to offer preferential market access to Pakistan on the grounds that the country...

Yamanashi taps alibaba to sell jewelry online

Yamanashi taps alibaba to sell jewelry online

Tokyo (Japan) Oct 09: Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan's leading jewelry-making region, is turning to e-commerce giant Alibaba to boost sales in...

Playstation 5 set for 2020 holiday release

Playstation 5 set for 2020 holiday release

Tokyo (Japan) Oct 09: Sony has announced its next-generation PlayStation 5 console will go on sale next year. It's the...