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  • Banks to remit Saudi riyal for Haj

    KARACHI: The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on Tuesday allowed banks to remit foreign exchange (Saudi riyal) on behalf of the Haj group organisers (HGO) having allocated quota by the Ministry of Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony (MORA) for this year...

    The banks, on being approached, will open a new rupee account in the name of enlisted HGO specifically for the purpose of Haj related remittances to Saudi Arabia...

  • Saudi riyal forwards crash through key 1,000 level to hit record low

    DUBAI: The Saudi Arabian riyal hit a record low in the forwards market on Tuesday, breaching the key 1000-point mark as a fresh slip in oil prices raised fears that the kingdom will eventually scrap or loosen its currency peg to the US dollar...

    One-year dollar/riyal forwards — contracts used by counterparties to lock in a future exchange rate — climbed as high as 1020 points in very volatile trade...

  • Public unease over rising crime rate in Sialkot

    SIALKOT: Local social, religious, business and political circles have expressed concern over the rise in robbery and theft incidents in the district...

    Sialkot Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI) President retired Maj Mansoor Ahmed said exporters had been robbed in eight major dacoity incidents in Sialkot during the last week...

  • Saudi minister 'not satisfied' with female employment rate

    RIYADH: Saudi Arabia's labour minister is dissatisfied with the level of female employment in the conservative kingdom but their not being allowed to drive is not to blame, he said Tuesday...

    Female Saudi unemployment rose last year to almost 34 per cent while the overall jobless rate for Saudis fell to 11...

  • Riffatullah stars as Sialkot exit

    RAWALPINDI: Peshawar rode on a blazing innings from their old guard Riffatullah Mohmand to outgun Sialkot in the second semi-final of the Cool & Cool presents Haier Mobile T20 Cup by five wickets at the Pindi Cricket Stadium late on Monday night...

    The six-time winners Sialkot had posted 169-7 after they were asked to bat under lights when Peshawar skipper Zohaib Khan had won the toss...

  • Protesters attack Law Minister Zahid Hamid's residence in Sialkot

    Law Minister Zahid Hamid's residence in Sialkot was attacked by supporters of Tehreek-i-Labaik and other religious parties, DawnNews reported on Saturday...

    Explore: Islamabad operation 'suspended' as thousands of violent protesters take over streetsThe attackers, that were more than 100 in number, vandalised and pelted stones at Hamid's house that is situated in Pasrur near Sialkot...

  • ATC grants 10-day physical remand of eight IS suspects arrested from Sialkot

    SIALKOT: An anti-terrorism court granted on Tuesday 10 days’ physical remand of eight suspects of the militant Islamic State (IS) group in different cases registered against them by the Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) under the Anti-Terrorism Act...

    The CTD personnel arrested the suspects from Sialkot region and seized weapons, explosives and laptops, as well as a large number of compact discs containing publicity material...

  • Iqbal Day events held in Sialkot

    SIALKOT: The 140th birth anniversary of Allama Iqbal was observed with traditional zeal and zest here on Thursday at Iqbal Manzil, the birthplace of the poet-philosopher...

    Chairperson Sialkot District Council Hina Arshad Warraich and PTI stalwart Dr...

  • FIA arrests three suspects from Sialkot, Gujranwala

    GUJRANWALA / SIALKOT / QUETTA: Following the discovery of 15 bullet-riddled bodies by the Levies force in Balochistan’s Buleda tehsil on Wednesday morning, the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) raided and arrested several human traffickers in Sialkot and Gujranwala districts on Thursday...

    Muhammad Tanveer from Mundair Khurd village of Sialkot district was picked up for his alleged involvement in human trafficking...

  • ‘Top brands procuring goods from Sialkot’

    SIALKOT: Almost 100 top international sports and leisurewear brands procure their products from the highly industrialised city of Sialkot, allowing the country to earn $2 billion foreign exchange annually, President Sialkot Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI) Zahid Latif Malik said on Wednesday...

    Addressing a meeting of exporters and trade bodies at the SCCI, Mr Malik said leading brands including Adidas, Nike, Select, Puma,...

  • CM transfers Sialkot DPO

    LAHORE: Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif on Wednesday ordered transfer of Sialkot District Police Officer Shahzad Asif and the deputy superintendent of police in connection with the killing of two lawyers at Daska...

  • Ignored by Sialkot, Malik to be Lions’ guest player

    LAHORE: In an unusual developmenta key player of Sialkot Region, former national skipper Shoaib Malik, has been ignored by his native region for the upcoming Super Eight National Twenty20, as the cricketer was forced to play for Lahore Lions...

    Dawn learnt that the Lahore City Cricket Association had included Malik in the Lahore Lions squad as their guest player...

  • Omar Associates annihilate Sialkot

    KARACHI: Omar Associates set a new record in women’s domestic one-day cricket on Thursday when they thrived on three centuries to plunder a massive 450-5 against Sialkot in the 10th Mohtarma Fatimah Jinnah National Women’s Cricket Tournament at the Lahore Country Club in Muridke...

    Sialkot never stood any chance of staging a comeback and were sent packing for 84 in 31...

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