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SOEs, led by Garuda, join hands to bring Merpati back to life

SOEs, led by Garuda, join hands to bring...

Jakarta (Indonesia) Oct 17: National flag carrier Garuda Indonesia is working hand-in-hand with nine other state-owned enterprises (SOEs) to bring...

DHL Global Forwarding expands multimodal service to Indonesia

DHL Global Forwarding expands multimodal service to Indonesia

Jakarta (Indonesia) Oct 17: International freight service provider DHL Global Forwarding has launched a delivery service to tap into growing...

'Corruption hampers investment': Economists urge Jokowi to issue Perppu on KPK Law

'Corruption hampers investment': Economists urge Jokowi to issue...

Jakarta (Indonesia) Oct 17: A group of economists have penned an open letter addressed to President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo, urging...

Pakistan Denies Increasing Tariffs on Kandahar Pomegranates

Pakistan Denies Increasing Tariffs on Kandahar Pomegranates

Kabul (Afghanistan) Oct 17: Pakistan's embassy in Kabul on Wednesday rejected reports that Pakistan had increased its customs tariffs by...

Afghan Farmers Need Markets: Experts

Afghan Farmers Need Markets: Experts

Kabul (Afghanistan) Oct 17: Officials of the Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation on Wednesday said that onion production has significantly...

Too early to celebrate

Too early to celebrate

Islamabad (Pakistan) Oct 17: TOUGH measures are having an impact. Good times are around the corner. The government's policies are...

High debt levels to persist until FY24, says IMF

High debt levels to persist until FY24, says...

Islamabad (Pakistan) Oct 17: The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Wednesday projected Pakistan's primary deficit to turn positive one per...

Loblaws wanted too much information for $25 gift cards, privacy commissioner finds

Loblaws wanted too much information for $25 gift...

Ottawa (Canada) Oct 17: Canada's privacy commissioner has concluded that Loblaws initially requested too much personal information from some customers...

Hollywood actor posed as lingerie talent scout to get nudes: Lawsuit

Hollywood actor posed as lingerie talent scout to...

New York (USA) Oct 17: A New York-based lingerie business is suing a Hollywood actor for thousands of dollars claiming...

Selat Panjang oil and gas block to begin production in 2021

Selat Panjang oil and gas block to begin...

Jakarta (Indonesia) Oct 16: The Energy and Mineral Resources Ministry signed on Monday a 20-year contract with oil and gas...

Medan mayor, officials in Jakarta and East Kalimantan arrested for alleged graft

Medan mayor, officials in Jakarta and East Kalimantan...

Jakarta (Indonesia) Oct 16: Medan Mayor Dzulmi Edin and 14 other people, including officials and private individuals, have been arrested...

Indonesian property developers warned about risks of apartment expansion

Indonesian property developers warned about risks of apartment...

Jakarta (Indonesia) Oct 16: Property consulting company Colliers International has warned property developers to be extra cautious when expanding their...

Rupiah remains under pressure following trade deficit report

Rupiah remains under pressure following trade deficit report

Jakarta (Indonesia) Oct 16: Rupiah and stock prices remain under pressure as a report on Indonesia's trade deficit sent negative...

Government launches tax exemption app for imported oil and gas equipment

Government launches tax exemption app for imported oil...

Jakarta (Indonesia) Oct 15: Six governmental bodies launched in Jakarta on Monday an application for oil and gas companies to...

Bank Artos denies Gojek partnership rumors as shares surge

Bank Artos denies Gojek partnership rumors as shares...

Jakarta (Indonesia) Oct 15: Bank Artos has denied rumors that it is to be acquired by on-demand service company Gojek...

Indosat sells 3,100 telecom towers for Rp 6.39 trillion

Indosat sells 3,100 telecom towers for Rp 6.39...

Jakarta (Indonesia) Oct 15: Indosat Ooredoo, one of Indonesia's major telecommunications companies, has agreed to sell as many as 3,100...

BEANPOLE eyes global expansion through brand renewal

BEANPOLE eyes global expansion through brand renewal

Seoul (South Korea) Oct 15: Samsung C&T Corp., a construction and fashion unit of Samsung Group, said Tuesday that it...

Myanmar's draft oil and gas bill jeopardises next bidding round

Myanmar's draft oil and gas bill jeopardises next...

Naypyitaw (Myanmar) Oct 15: Uncertainty and confusion over Myanmar's proposed oil and gas law risk alienating existing investors and could...

Second Afghanistan-UK Business Conference Held In London

Second Afghanistan-UK Business Conference Held In London

Kabul (Afghanistan) Oct 15: The second Afghanistan-UK trade and investment conference was held on Monday in London.

Millennials turn to extreme saving method to retire early

Millennials turn to extreme saving method to retire...

New York (USA) Oct 15: A personal-finance trend called F.I.R.E. is gaining ground amongst millennials.

Pakistan Tripled Tariffs on Kandahar Pomegranates

Pakistan Tripled Tariffs on Kandahar Pomegranates

Kabul (Afghanistan) Oct 14: Pakistan has increased its customs tariffs by threefold as the harvest season for pomegranates arrives in...

Economy stagnating amid big deficit, low reserves: WB

Economy stagnating amid big deficit, low reserves: WB

Islamabad (Pakistan) Oct 14: The World Bank has said Pakistan's economy is slowing as it faces yet another macroeconomic crisis...

The wealth of the wealthiest

The wealth of the wealthiest

Islamabad (Pakistan) Oct 14: Pakistan is a poor country. Not just because of actual poverty but also because our richest...

Policy confusions in gas business

Policy confusions in gas business

Islamabad (Pakistan) Oct 14: The plans for unbundling of gas utilities and their privatisation are back in business, this time...

Auto sector sees bleak October

Auto sector sees bleak October

Karachi (Pakistan) Oct 13: After a steep 39 per cent overall fall in car sales during 1QFY20, dark clouds continue...

Bedroom booster Viagra offers new hope to cancer patients

Bedroom booster Viagra offers new hope to cancer...

Long Island (USA) Oct 13: Viagra, the pill best known for correcting erectile dysfunction and initially intended to curb heart...

Teens are most likely to drink and drive in these 5 states: Report

Teens are most likely to drink and drive...

New York (USA) Oct 13: Drinking and driving among teens is a problem no matter where you are, but it's...