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  1. Business - Economy - AGRICULTURE

    Pakistani mango growers slice into India's market after EU embargo

    Posted May 19th 2014, 03:22am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Rajbah Chawan Pakistani mango growers see chance to take a slice out of rival India's market after EU ban Fruit fight breaks out after EU ruling Pakistani mango growers are hoping to take a slice out of rival India's export market, thanks to tough new European Union regulations. The yellow fruit is a contentious matter regionally, with both ...

  2. Business - Money - GEOPOLITICS

    Does Iraq really matter to the stock market?

    Posted Jun 19th 2014, 11:13am by RICHARD HARRIS

    ... to its precolonial tribal regions of Sunnis, Shiites and Kurds, and areas held by Isis. There should be few better excuses for the markets to price off than murky war-bound geopolitics, combined ...

  3. Business - Comment - JAKE'S VIEW

    If Yaks can fly, so can China's jumbo

    Posted Jun 10th 2014, 12:57am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... strength and power." SCMP, June 7 Ever heard of the Yak-42? I flew on one once with Bhoja Air (be glad of your ignorance) from Lahore to Islamabad and my Pakistani colleague, seeing my ...

  4. Business - Commodities

    Pakistan happy to aid in China's quest for land route to the west; India, not so much

    Posted Nov 19th 2013, 02:52am by Debasish Roy Chowdhury

    ... with Pakistan's northeast. Nearly three decades on, Burki is on a mission to expand the highway into an ambitious 2,000km China-Pakistan Economic Corridor. It will connect the deepwater Pakistani port ... to a proposed Bangladesh China India Myanmar corridor that would provide landlocked Yunnan province access to the Bay of Bengal. In February, the Pakistani government transferred the contract ...

  5. Business - China Business - INFRASTRUCTURE

    State-backed Chinese firm Gezhouba to help build dams in Argentina

    Posted Aug 24th 2013, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... interim report. Earlier this year it signed a US$1.3 billion contract with Pakistani firm SK Hydro to build the Suki Kinari hydroelectric project in Pakistan. In the first half, Gezhouba's ...

  6. Business - Comment - MONITOR

    Ratings are not credit- and a new agency won't change that

    Posted Oct 11th 2013, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... attention. The managers of US$50 billion bond portfolios avoid Pakistani debt because the local market is too small for a prudent allocation to boost their performance by any detectable amount. ...

  7. Business - Economy

    Worn down by neglect

    Posted May 01st 2013, 12:00am by Kevin Rafferty

    ... as midwife to rip a sickly new country, Bangladesh, from the Pakistani military? Henry Kissinger was not the only person who wrote the infant Bangladesh off as an eternal basket case, meaning ... by the criminal indifference of an unholy alliance of China and the US, which both looked the other way uttering the mantra that "it is an internal Pakistani affair". The resources and finances ...

  8. Comment - Blogs

    China Mobile eyes Pakistan expansion

    Posted Jun 26th 2013, 05:05pm by Doug Young

    ... a continuation of its muddled global expansion program from the past under a new generation of leaders installed at the company last year. Bottom line: China Mobile's potential bid for a Pakistani ...

  9. Business - China Business - ACQUISITIONS

    United Energy eyes bigger buy in mature markets

    Posted Aug 16th 2012, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... and has drawn down US$640 million to fund the purchase of the Pakistani assets. The 10-year loan it took out has an interest rate of about 5 per cent. United posted a net profit of HK$213.9 million for last year, compared with a loss of HK$34.5 million in 2010, thanks to the Pakistani acquisition in September. It aims to raise daily oil and gas output to 25,500 to 26,000 barrels ...

  10. Business - Companies

    US fines Chinese firm for re-sales to Pakistan nuclear plant

    Posted Dec 04th 2012, 03:33am by AFP

    ... million two years ago in the case. “Huaxing-- the PRC-corporate entity that bought the coatings for application in the Pakistani reactor-- has accepted responsibility for its role in the crime,” ...




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