Liu He, a key adviser to Chinese President Xi Jinping known for guiding economic policy behind the scenes, appears destined to occupy more of the spotlight.
Authorities in Pakistan yesterday blocked off roads into Islamabad, the capital, as an Islamist party that backs strict blasphemy laws staged a sit-in on a key highway, demanding the resignation of a minister it blames for changes to an electoral oath.
Sri Lanka is preparing legislation with tax incentives to attract investment into a big property development near Colombo port that includes a $1.4bn Chinese-backed real estate project, a government minister said yesterday.
Qatar’s total non-oil exports for the first nine months of 2017 stood at QR13.3bn, according to figures from a Qatar Chamber monthly report.
The ‘Qatar-Malaysia Economic Forum’ held yesterday in Kuala Lumpur provided a platform for bolstering trade, economic, and investment relations between Qatar and Malaysia and created partnership opportunities in various fields for the private sector of both the countries, according to HE the Ministe
Convicted killer-turned author Cesare Battisti believes his extradition to Italy from Brazil would be illegal and would endanger his life, he told AFP in an interview.