DUBAI: Qatar said it was banning products originating from the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Bahrain, almost a year after those states imposed an embargo on Doha, accusing it of supporting terrorism. “Products originating from the blockading states, which as a result of the blockade cannot pass the Gulf Cooperation Council Customs Territory, have to undergo proper import inspections and customs procedures,” a government statement said late on Saturday. “To protect the safety of consumers in the State of…
NEW YORK: German sporting goods company Adidas and engineering giant Siemens are teaming up to improve the production of custom-made sportswear such as trainers and speed up the process from design to finished goods. Under the terms of the partnership announced on Monday, Siemens said it will use its know-how in factory automation and simulation to enable the entire Adidas production process to be simulated, tested and improved upon. "The manufacture of individual sporting goods calls for flexibility in production and…
ISLAMABAD/KARACHI: Finance Minister, Ishaq Dar on Sunday telephoned Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) leader, Babar Ghouri and expressed grief over Karachi's timber market fire, ARY News reported.