- Pakistan takes a whopping $16 bn of loans in one year(17:52)
Islamabad, July 23 (IANS) Setting a new 'record', Pakistan has taken $16 billion in foreign loans, mostly from China or the Gulf monarchies, in one financial year, mainly to service the interest on existing loans and to pay for imports, media reports said.
- Pakistan borrowed record $16b in a year(17:28)
Islamabad, July 23 (IANS) Pakistan has borrowed a whopping $16 billion in foreign loans in just one year aimed to avoid default on international debt obligations and financing its imports, the Express Tribune reported on Tuesday.
- Imran Khan focuses on Pakistan's problems in US speech(22:00)
By Arul Louis
New York, July 22 (IANS) Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan turned introspective, stressing his country's problems in his speech to the Pakistani diaspora here, with no references to contemporary India.
- 'Imran Khan has Saudi Crown Prince to thank for US visit'(17:18)
Islamabad, July 22 (IANS) Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan's official visit to the US has been made possible by the role played by Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman - aiming to mend strained relations and attract much-needed investment for the cash-strapped country, the Express Tribune has reported.
- FATA polls: Trends show PTI, Independents set to win lion's share(19:36)
Islamabad, July 21 (IANS) Polling for election on 16 seats of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Provincial Assembly from the erstwhile Federal Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) of Pakistan has ended and trends suggest that Independents and PTI candidates are leading on five seats each.