Asia joins global equity rebound; oil slips on COVID-19 worries
April 22, 2021
HONG KONG (Reuters) – Asian stocks rose on Thursday, extending a rebound in global markets following a sharp selloff earlier this week, while oil prices eased again on worries about rising COVID-19 cases in some parts of the world.
April 15, 2021
Afghan designer uses e-commerce to go global
KABUL (Reuters) - A locally grown e-commerce platform in Afghanistan is connecting vendors with customers around the world, providing an important opportunity for the war-torn economy and inspiring a new trend of young women starting up their own small businesses.
April 8, 2021
Pak Army reaffirms solidarity with Kashmiris in their struggle for right to self-determination
RAWALPINDI (92 News) – The 240th Corps Commanders’ Conference chaired by Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa held at General Headquarters on Thursday.
February 22, 2021
Global dividend payouts forecast to revive in 2021
LONDON (Reuters) - Global dividend payments could rebound by as much as 5% this year, a new report estimated on Monday, after the coronavirus caused the biggest slump in payouts since the financial crisis more than a decade ago.
February 12, 2021
Tokyo Olympics chief quits, apologises again over sexist remarks
TOKYO (Reuters) – Tokyo 2020 Olympics chief Yoshiro Mori resigned on Friday and again apologised for sexist remarks that sparked a global outcry, leaving the troubled Olympics searching for a chief five months from the start.
January 11, 2021
Global coronavirus cases surpass 90 million in battle on new variant
LONDON (Reuters) – Worldwide coronavirus cases surpassed 90 million on Monday, according to Reuters tally, as nations around the globe scramble to procure vaccines and continue to extend or reinstate lockdowns to fight new coronavirus variants.
January 8, 2021
Pakistan, Bahrain agree to continue engaging on regional, global issues
ISLAMABAD (92 News) - Pakistan and Bahrain have agreed to continue engaging on regional and global issues and working together to enhance bilateral ties.