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Qatar to become hub for fintechs eyeing India, Pakistan and Bangladesh: Al-Jaida

Qatar to become hub for fintechs eyeing India, Pakistan and Bangladesh: Al-Jaida

Qatar is ideally positioned to act as a commercial and operating hub for fintechs looking to tap into such key markets as India, Pakistan and Bangladesh, according to a top official of the Qatar Financial Center (QFC).

19 Sikh pilgrims killed in Pakistan when train collides with van

19 Sikh pilgrims killed in Pakistan when train collides with van

At least 19 pilgrims of Pakistan's minority Sikh community were killed when a train collided with a passenger van in eastern Pakistan on Friday, officials said.

Pakistan announces resumption of international flights

Pakistan announces resumption of international flights

Pakistan on Saturday resumed international flight operations in the country, after months of a suspension imposed to prevent further spread of the coronavirus

Unicef, Qatar Charity team up to bring relief to Pakistan's Punjab

Unicef, Qatar Charity team up to bring relief to Pakistan's Punjab

The United Nations Children's Fund (Unicef) has picked Qatar Charity (QC) as a partner in implementing urgent relief interventions in the Punjab Province of Pakistan

Former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi contracts virus

Former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi contracts virus

Pakistan's well-loved former cricket captain Shahid Afrid said on Saturday he had tested positive for coronavirus, as the pandemic accelerates across the country.

India, Pakistan seek to lift some curbs to help millions hit by coronavirus lockdowns

India, Pakistan seek to lift some curbs to help millions hit by coronavirus lockdowns

India will allow industries located in the countryside to reopen next week, as well as resuming farm activities to reduce the pain for millions of people hit by a lengthy shutdown in its coronavirus battle

Pakistan extends coronavirus lockdown

Pakistan extends coronavirus lockdown

Prime Minister Imran Khan has announced a two-week extension to the nationwide shutdown to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus, but said that some industries would reopen in phases.

Pakistani President meets Qatar's envoy

Pakistani President meets Qatar's envoy

Pakistan President Arif Alvi met with Qatar ambassador to Pakistan Saqr bin Mubarak al-Mansouri on the occasion of the end of his tenure.

Pakistan limits flights, shuts borders and schools over coronavirus

Pakistan limits flights, shuts borders and schools over coronavirus

Pakistan shut all its schools and land borders on Friday and decided to limit international flights and discourage large gatherings to try to halt the spread of the coronavirus, ministers said.

Pakistan, Qatar to enhance bilateral tourism

Pakistan, Qatar to enhance bilateral tourism

‘Qatar and Pakistan are going to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) regarding promotion of tourism in both countries. Qatar is very keen in promoting tourism and Pakistan has a lot to offer for tourists.”

Pakistan policeman killed as blast hits polio vaccine team

Pakistan policeman killed as blast hits polio vaccine team

A policeman was killed and two others wounded Tuesday by a roadside bomb aimed at polio vaccination workers in Pakistan's restive northwest, officials said.

Pakistan declares national emergency amid desert locust infestation

Pakistan declares national emergency amid desert locust infestation

Pakistani authorities have declared a national emergency to battle the swarms of desert locusts which are eating crops on a large scale and raising fears of food insecurity.