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    10-nation ECO vows to combat terror at summit in Pakistan

    Established in 1985 for promoting economic, technical and cultural cooperation among the member states, ECO now comprises of a region that stretches from the Himalayas in the East to the West of Dardanelles from the Ara

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    Pakistanis Economically ‘More Free’ than Indians: Report

    The Washington DC-based Heritage Foundation recently published a report pertaining to the economic freedom around the globe, wherein Pakistan, albeit being quite low in ranking, beat India in what is its second.

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    Business world hopeful about Erdoğan's visit to Pakistan

    Turkish business world anticipates that trade and investments between Turkey and Pakistan will advance into a new phase with President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan's upcoming visit to Pakistan.

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    Tajikistan To Reach Arabian Sea Via Kashmir Route

    Pakistan is mulling a trade route linking land locked Central Asian Republic of Tajikistan to warm waters of Arabian Sea via parts of Kashmir it controls.Pakistan conveyed the decision to Tajikistan.

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    Reliance Jio racks up 100 million subscribers but ends freebies

    Reliance Industries' Jio telecoms unit will charge for its services from April, ending an almost seven month spree of free calls and data that shook up India's telecoms sector and helped the new arrival rack.

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    Iranian oil will not be stopped by Trump

    Despite new sanctions by the Trump Administration and an escalating war of words regarding its ballistic missile program, Iran is continuing to push ahead with plans to maintain oil production at around 3.8 million bpd.

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    US to fall behind China, India in economic ranking

    In the report entitled "The long view: How will the global economic order change by 2050?", the professional services giant PWC ranked 32 countries by their projected global GDP

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    CPEC to generate 2.32 million jobs in Pakistan

    As Pakistan has started picking the low-lying fruit of the US $ 46 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor with the completion of coal-fired Sahiwal Power plant, the project is generating jobs for the Pakistani youth.

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    Amid Beijing's 'Silk Road' splurge, Chinese firms eye Pakistan

    Chinese companies are in talks to snap up more businesses and land in Pakistan after sealing two major deals in recent months, a sign of deepening ties after Beijing vowed to plough $57 billion into a new trade route.

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    Work on TAPI pipeline to kick off in Pakistan this month

    Work on the long-awaited Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (Tapi) gas pipeline will kick off in Pakistan this month as Tapi Company, which has the mandate to run the pipeline.

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    India unveils budget for recovery and the poor after cash crunch

    India is a “bright spot” in the world economy, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said as he unveiled his annual budget on Wednesday, adding the impact on growth from the government’s cash crackdown would wear off soon.

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    Azerbaijan: Deepening Economic Crisis Stimulating Brain Drain

    Even when Hasan Suleymanov had a steady job, he could barely get by on his salary of less than $300 per month as an architect and designer. Then, Azerbaijan’s economy started to nosedive, forcing his employer.

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    India signs oil reserves pact with UAE

    India in 2014 began talks to lease part of its strategic storage to Abu Dhabi National Oil Co (ADNOC). Under such a deal, India would have first rights to the stored crude in case of an emergency.

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    First ‘Silk Road’ train arrives in UK from China

    After an 18-day, 12,000-kilometre intercontinental journey, the first freight train from China arrived in Britain on Wednesday.The lengthy journey is the latest manifestation of China’s drive to strengthen trade links.

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    Why India must move fast on the Chabahar Port project

    For most of the hour-long journey, Rashid (not his real name) concealed his excitement about speaking with the visitor he had ferried from Iran’s Konak airfield – a wobbly landing strip straight out of a Wild West film

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    Tajikistan fully cancels electricity rationing

    Tajikistan has fully cancelled electricity rationing. Starting from January 14, Tajik consumers will be provided with electricity 24 hours a day.President said the move became possible due to the launch.

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    Iran signs phone, petrol deals with Syria

    Iran will build a mobile phone network and petrol terminal in Syria under deals signed in Tehran on Tuesday during a visit by Prime Minister Imad Khamis, Iranian media reported.

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    IMF cuts India’s growth rate after demonetisation

    The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Monday cut India’s growth rate for the 2016-17 fiscal year to 6.6 per cent from its previous estimate of 7.6pc due to “temporary negative consumption shock” of demonetisation.

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    Iran receives 1st Airbus plane after JCPOA

    The head of IranAir took delivery in France on Wednesday of the first Western airliner under an international sanctions deal, calling it a "sunny day" for relations between Iran and Europe.

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    World’s largest oil trader loans $1bn to Iran

    The world's largest independent oil trader Vitol has signed a deal to provide Iran with a major loan worth $1 billion - a landmark move that can help expedite the country’s crucial plans to boost its production of crude.

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    China to build 4,000 MW power transmission line in Pakistan

    The state grid of China will help build a 4,000 MW power transmission line in Pakistan in a project valued at $1.5 billion, Pakistan said on Friday.It is the latest in a series of Chinese investments.

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    China targets $1 trillion tourism revenue by 2020

    The Chinese government's five-year tourism plan (2016-2020) says China will strive to develop tourism into a major driver for economic transformation and upgrades.

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    China wants to know India's response to CPEC offer

    China said on Friday said the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is an "open initiative" of its One Belt One Road project, but it would consider the possibility of other countries joining CPEC.

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    Anyong! Why South Korean investors are knocking on the doors of Indian startups

    On December 19, Bengaluru-based real estate portal NoBroker said it has raised $7 million (Rs 50 crore) in a round led by KTB Network, a Seoul-based VC firm.

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