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SCO leaders voice expectations of future cooperation

QINGDAO, China- UNS/ Xinhua — Leaders of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) held the annual summit of the Eurasian institution here on Sunday, with Chinese President Xi Jinping chairing the meeting. At the 18th Meeting of the Council of Heads of Member States of the …

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SCO holds tremendous potential for connectivity, economic development:FS

ISLAMABAD -APP/UNS  – Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua said Wednesday that the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) holds tremendous potential for connectivity, trade, energy and economic development. She said this during the inaugural session of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization-Regional Anti-Terrorist Structure (SCO-RATS) Legal Experts meeting being held …

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US, China back off on tariffs, easing trade tensions

ISLAMABAD(AFP) – US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin confirmed Sunday that Washington and Beijing have agreed to back off from imposing tariffs on each other, a day after reaching an accord on slashing the American trade deficit with China. “We have made very meaningful progress and …

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Pak,China friendship is time tested:NA Deputy Speaker

ISLAMABAD -UNS : The Deputy Speaker National Assembly Murtaza Javed Abbasi has said that Pak-China relations have no parallel in international relations. He said that the relations between Pakistan and China based on shared geopolitical, economic, historical and strategic interest and both the countries have …

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‘Chinese investors should benefit from public-private partnership’

ISLAMABAD -UNS- Deputy Chairman Senate, Senator Saleem Mandviwalla has said that Chinese investors should benefit from the investment potential in Pakistan and explore the possibilities of public private partnership for initiation of joint projects in various fields enabling enhanced bilateral ties and people to people …

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China backs Pakistan on Kasmir issue, war against terror

BEIJING -UNS – Defence Minister, Engr Khurram Dastgir Khan attended the meeting of the defence ministers of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) member countries in Beijing. Khurram Dastgir also held meeting with his Chinese counterpart Wei Fenghe. During the meeting Chinese defence minister said that …

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East China Sea: China’s aircraft carrier leads live combat drill

BEIJING -UNS : The Chinese aircraft carrier formation, featuring the carrier Liaoning, held “live combat drill” in the East China Sea, state media reported early Tuesday. Te formation took part in anti-aircraft and anti-submarine warfare training with an “opposing force.” said State-run Xinhua news agency. …

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XI appreciates Pak role: CPEC proves viability of China’s OBOR Initiative: Kh Asif

BEIJING -UNS – Foreign Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif on Monday said that Pakistan and China have proven the viability of the Belt and Road Initiative through its flagship project, the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). He said this in his meeting with President of China H.E. …

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FM Asif to attend SCO FMs meeting today

BEIJING -UNS : Foreign Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif will arrive here on Sunday to attend the meeting of Council of Foreign Ministers of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) and hold a bilateral meeting with his Chinese counterpart, Wang Yi. The SCO Council of Foreign Ministers, …

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New challenge to USD: SBP allows Bank of China to settle transactions in yuan

KARACHI -UNS : The State Bank of Pakistan granted Bank of China permission to establish yuan settlement and clearing mechanism in a major step to encourage trade with Chinese currency and eventually in the respective local currencies. This move could further bolster the size of …

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