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US outlines ‘Phase 1’ trade deal with China, suspends October t...

10 October, 2019 9:19 am 9:19 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump outlined the first phase of a deal to end a trade war with China and suspended a threatened tariff hike, but officials on both sides said much more work needed to be done before an accord could be agreed. The emerging deal, covering agriculture, currency and some aspects … Read More


Sheikh Rasheed, previous, govts, responsible, hike, dollar, rate

Sheikh Rasheed holds previous govts responsible for hike in dollar rate

05 May, 2019 4:02 pm 4:02 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Railways Minister Sheikh Rasheed has held the previous governments responsible for an increase in the dollar rate. Addressing a press conference in Lahore on Saturday, he said that the dollar’s current situation is due to filth of the previous government. “Prime Minister Imran Khan is de-silting thieves,” he said. He admitted … Read More


Nawaz Sharif, concerned, hike, dollar, rate, IMF, bailout package

Nawaz Sharif shows concern over hike in dollar rate after IMF bailout packa...

05 May, 2019 4:02 pm 4:02 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, who is serving seven-year term in Kot Lakhpat jail, has expressed his concern over an increase in the dollar price after the International Monetary Fund (IMF) bailout package. During a meeting with PML-N leaders on Thursday, he said that the dollar rate should have not been … Read More


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Ruckus in Senate as opposition records protest on petroleum prices hike

05 May, 2019 5:53 pm 5:53 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The ruckus was marred in Senate session on Monday when an opposition senator criticized the government over recent hike in petroleum prices. During the ongoing session of the Upper House, the opposition criticized on petroleum prices hike and they staged protest on standing their seats. The ruckus increased in the session … Read More


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NAB chairman takes notice of hike in medicine prices

04 April, 2019 10:33 pm 10:33 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Chairman justice (retd) Javed Iqbal has taken notice of an hike in pharmaceutical drug prices and accusations of alleged corruption in the matter. In his the statement, the anti-graft watchdog body chairman has directed the Rawalpindi NAB director general for an investigation into the matter. The NAB … Read More


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Trump delays tariff hike on Chinese goods, citing trade talk progress

02 February, 2019 3:31 pm 3:31 pm

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump said on Sunday he would delay an increase in US tariffs on Chinese goods thanks to “productive” trade talks and that he and Chinese President Xi Jinping would meet to seal a deal if progress continued. The announcement was the clearest sign yet that China and the United States … Read More