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Asia shares set for early gains as focus swings to recovery

05 May, 2020 11:17 am 11:17 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Asian shares were poised to open higher on Thursday after global equities and crude prices rallied overnight on hopes of a rapid economic recovery and government support. Hong Kong futures HSIc1 edged higher. Nikkei futures NKc1 were trading above the Nikkei 225 index’s .N225 previous close. Australian shares were also set to … Read More


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White House to wind down coronavirus task force as focus shifts to aftermat...

05 May, 2020 8:29 am 8:29 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The White House coronavirus task force will wind down as the country moves into a second phase that focuses on the aftermath of the outbreak, President Donald Trump said. Trump confirmed the plans after Vice President Mike Pence, who leads the group, told reporters the White House may start moving coordination of … Read More


UN chief, global truce, world, focus, coronavirus

UN chief calls for global truce so world can focus on coronavirus

03 March, 2020 11:00 pm 11:00 pm

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Monday called for a global ceasefire so the world can focus on fighting the coronavirus pandemic. “It is time to put armed conflict on lockdown and focus together on the true fight of our lives,” Guterres told a virtual news conference. So far more than … Read More


PM Imran Khan, UK Group, consistent, focus, Kashmir dispute

PM Imran Khan lauds UK Group for consistent focus on Kashmir dispute

02 February, 2020 10:12 pm 10:12 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – A cross-party delegation of UK Parliamentarians led by Debbie Abrahams, Chair of All-Parties Parliamentary Kashmir Group (APPKG), called on Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday. According to the declaration, the prime minister commended the Group’s consistent focus on the Jammu and Kashmir dispute and noted the important contribution made by its … Read More


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Oil steps back on Saudi supply reassurance, focus shifts to Fed

09 September, 2019 9:45 am 9:45 am

TOKYO (Reuters) – Oil prices cooled on Wednesday as Saudi Arabia said full oil production would be restored by month’s end while caution ahead of an expected US interest rate cut kept wider financial markets in tight ranges. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was up 0.13 % while Japan’s Nikkei was flat. … Read More


NAB, chairman, focus, mega, corruption, cases

NAB chairman says now focus on mega corruption cases

06 June, 2019 12:21 pm 12:21 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal has said that now their focus on mega corruption cases. In a statement on Monday, he said that the NAB is an impartial institution and it will continue the accountability process indiscriminately. “It is pity that action has never been taken against big names involved in corruption … Read More