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  • Shanghai Electric gets CCP's approval to acquire K-Electric

    Shanghai Electric Power Co Ltd said on Monday that it had received approval from the Competition Commission of Pakistan (CCP) to acquire K-Electric Limited...

    The Abraaj Group announced in October that one of its companies, KES Power, had reached an agreement to divest its stake in K-Electric, the country’s largest and only vertically integrated power utility, to Shanghai Electric...

  • Hard grind in store for Pakistan

    His fifth Test century against Pakistan, and 29th overall, was indeed a timely one for his team which — trailing 0-1 in the series — are desperate to redeem themselves to turn things around...

    Pakistan despite the irresponsive wicket did bowl well to keep the batsmen in defensive mode for long periods with Yasir Shah well in the hunt for wickets, but without much luck...

  • Disney opens its first store in China

    SHANGHAI: Disney opened its first Chinese store on Wednesday, before the launch of its first mainland theme park, as it seeks to sell Mickey Mouse and friends to the Asian giant’s middle classes...

    The 860 square-metre store opened in Shanghai, where the park — initially due to open this year but put back until next spring — is under construction...

  • US plans to store heavy arms in Baltics, E. Europe

    WASHINGTON: The United States plans to store heavy military equipment in the Baltics and Eastern European nations to reassure allies made uneasy by Russian intervention in Ukraine, and to deter further aggression, a senior US official said on Saturday...

    “We will pre-position significant equipment,” the official said, commenting on a New York Times report that the Pentagon was poised to store battle tanks, infantry fighting vehicles...

  • Six injured in department store blaze at Liberty

    LAHORE: A huge fire engulfed Al-Fatah department store in the Liberty Market on Monday, causing a loss of millions of rupees and huge damage to the entire four-storey building...

    Rescue 1122 spokesman Jam Sajjad said 114 people were evacuated from the store and all the adjacent buildings...

  • Apple opens first store in SE Asia

    SINGAPORE: Apple opened its first Southeast Asia store in Singapore on Saturday, drawing hundreds of excited fans to the swanky two-storey site in the city’s upmarket shopping district...

    Hundreds of shoppers camped out in anticipation of the launch, while more than a thousand thronged the store soon after the doors opened, an AFP reporter observed...

  • PROVINCES: PRE-BUDGET 2017-18: What’s in store for Balochistan’s agriculture?

    Whereas SBP is considering assigning district-wise lending targets to banks to ensure judicious distribution of loans across Pakistan, it has also encouraged the provincial government to establish Balochistan Bank to end financial woes of local farmers...

    Officials and agriculturists in Balochistan say the province’s image of Pakistan’s fruit basket is gradually fading chiefly because of lack of modernisation of horticulture...

  • Hindu right-wing MNS workers protest at Zara clothing store for selling Pakistani goods

    Political workers from India's right-wing Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) party barged into an outlet of Zara, a popular Spanish clothing brand, in a Mumbai mall and demanded the showroom be shut down as it sold clothes made in Pakistan, the Hindustan Times reported...

    The workers were led by MNS Vice President Rita Gupta, said they wanted the store selling Pakistani products to be shut as a protest against Pakistan for sentencing...

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