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Will fulfill our promise, create South Punjab province: Jahangir Tareen

MULTAN: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) senior leader Jahangir Khan Tareen on Tuesday said the incumbent government would fulfill its promise and certainly create South Punjab province, ARY News reported. However, Jahangir Tareen said, a province was not created in the twinkling of an eye. All out measures were to be taken for this purpose, he added.  "The South Punjab secretariat is being established, then the other steps would take place. A province is created following resolution of water and administrative…

Turkey extends full support to Pakistan to create more economic opportunities

ISLAMABAD: Turkish Foreign Minister Cavusoglu in a meeting with Prime Minister Imran Khan, on behalf of his government, extended full support to Pakistan to create more economic opportunities. Imran Khan said Pakistan and Turkey had the required potential to forge an even stronger partnership in future. "Pakistan and Turkey are bonded by common faith, mutual interest and a shared future for the people of the two countries," he said. The prime minister said both the countries had always stood beside each other and…

Does Europe have what it takes to create the next Google?

LONDON: Europe is making major strides to eliminate barriers that have held back the region from developing tech firms that can compete on the scale of global giants Alphabet’s Google, Amazon.com or Tencent Holdings, a report published on Thursday shows. The region has thriving tech hubs in major cities, with record new funding, experienced entrepreneurs, a growing base of technical talent and an improving regulatory climate, according to a study by European venture firm Atomico. While even the largest European tech…

Nobody to be allowed to create hurdles in Edhi Foundation’s work: Sindh CM

KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah on Thursday said nobody would be allowed to create problems in the work of Edhi Foundation. Taking notice of issues raised by Bilquis Edhi and Faisal Edhi, the chief minister sought a report from the commissioners of Karachi and Hyderabad in this regard. In a press conference on Wednesday son of legendary philanthropist Abdul Sattar Edhi, Faisal Edhi, said that certain political figures were trying to seize lands of the welfare organisation in Sindh. Murad directed…

Govt to continue efforts to create business-friendly environment: PM Abbasi

KARACHI: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Saturday said the commitment of the government to continue undertaking all possible measures including policy initiatives to create an friendly environment for the businesses to grow and making our products more competitive in the international market. Abbasi said this in a meeting with a delegation of All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) at Prime Minister’s Office. Finance Minister Muhammad Ishaq Dar, Commerce Minister Pervaiz Malik, SAPM representatives Haroon…

Saudi to create $2.7 bn entertainment investment firm

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia's sovereign wealth fund is set to create a $2.7 billion entertainment investment company, state media said Wednesday, as the ultra-conservative kingdom opens up avenues for leisure. The country seeks to increase domestic spending on entertainment and launch hundreds of recreation centres across the kingdom as part of its Vision 2030 plan to reduce its dependence on oil. "The Public Investment Fund is in the process of developing a new company to act as its investment arm in Saudi Arabia's growing…

Apple to create $1 billion US advanced manufacturing fund

SAN FRANCISCO: Apple Inc plans to create a $1 billion fund to invest in US companies that perform advanced manufacturing, Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook said on Wednesday, the iPhone maker's latest effort to show how it is creating US jobs. The Cupertino, California company will announce the fund's first investment later in May, Cook said during an interview on CNBC. Cook also said Apple plans to fund programs that could include teaching people how to write computer code to create apps, and will release more details…

China to create new economic zone outside Beijing

BEIJING: China will create a new special economic zone outside Beijing similar to those established in Shenzhen and Shanghai, the government said, in a bid to boost flagging growth and reduce the strain on the capital. The Xiongan New Area, located some 100 kilometres (62 miles) southwest of downtown Beijing in Hebei province, will rival south China's Shenzhen Special Economic Zone, established in the 1980s, and Shanghai's Pudong New Area, set up in the 1990s. The move was a "major historic and strategic choice made by…