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Davos: 5 key themes this year

1 year, 8 months ago
DAVOS, SWITZERLAND: The global elite wraps up its talkathon in the Swiss ski resort of Davos on Friday -- around the same time as Donald Trump enters the White House on a wave of anti-elitist anger. Here are five key themes from this…

Int’l companies term Pakistan an investment friendly country

1 year, 8 months ago
DAVOS: Senior Executives of leading International companies have termed Pakistan as one of the most investment friendly countries in the world. They were speaking at a dinner hosted by Abraaj Group of UAE at Davos, which was attended by…

PM Sharif calls on UNSG Guterres to resolve Kashmir issue

1 year, 8 months ago
DAVOS: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Thursday called on the United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres to use his leadership and good offices and play in role in resolving the longstanding issue of Kashmir.  The prime minister…

Polio to be eradicated from Pakistan in 2017: Bill Gates

1 year, 8 months ago
DAVOS: Businessman and philanthropist Bill Gates called on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum and appreciated the tremendous successes made by Pakistan in regard to polio eradication. Gates commended…

Pakistan a secure destination for foreign investors: PM

1 year, 8 months ago
DAVOS: Prime Minister Sharif on Wednesday during his meetings with several business leaders said that Pakistan was an attractive destination for foreign investors that offered security and attractive returns. The prime minister expressed…

These are the world’s 10 biggest companies

1 year, 8 months ago
Today we live in an era where fewer than 10% of the world's public companies account for more than 80% of all profits. These are the world’s largest corporations, compiled by market capitalization (the total market value of a company's…

CPEC moving ahead at fast pace, says PM

1 year, 8 months ago
DAVOS: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif said on Tuesday that projects under China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) are being completed at a faster speed is being witnessed as economic game changer in the region. Speaking to media in…

PM to attend World Economic Forum meeting in Davos

1 year, 9 months ago
ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will visit Switzerland on Monday to participate in the annual meeting of World Economic Forum in Davos-Klosters. The prime minister received the invitation from founder and executive chairman Klaus…