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Man killed over enmity

  • SARGODHA, Sep 29 (APP): A man was killed over old enmity in Jhal Chakian police limits here on Friday. Police said that Muhammad Imtiaz Hamoka of Chak 82-NB had old enmity with Muhammad Riaz over some certain matters. On the day of incident the accused Riaz along with Mubashir Iqbal shot at and killed Imtiaz […]

  • SPI inflation increases 0.78 percent

    ISLAMABAD, Sep 29 (APP): The weekly inflation for the week ended on September 27 for the combined income groups increased by 0.78 percent as compared to the previous week. According to the data released by Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) on Friday, the Sensitive Price Indicator (SPI) for the week under review in the above […]

  • Eurozone inflation in September stable at 1.5%: Eurostat

    BRUSSELS, Sept 29 (APP/AFP) – Eurozone inflation was stable at 1.5 percent in September, still well below the European Central Bank’s 2.0 percent target, official EU figures showed Thursday. The figure published by the EU statistics agency Eurostat was lower than analysts’ predictions, with data company Factset having estimated a 1.6 percent rise.

  • British economy grows 0.3% in second quarter

    LONDON, Sept 29 (APP/AFP): Britain’s economy expanded 0.3 percent in the second quarter, unrevised official data showed Friday, as analysts said it was mired in the “slow growth lane” after last year’s Brexit vote. Gross domestic product growth for the first quarter, or April-June period, was however upgraded to 0.3 percent from 0.2 percent previously, […]

  • CCP serves show cause notices on six battery manufacturers

    ISLAMABAD, Sep 29 (APP):The Competition Commission of Pakistan (CCP) has issued Show Cause Notices to six battery manufacturers for misleading consumers and engaging in deceptive marketing practices in prima facie violation of Section 10 of the Competition Act, 2010. The CCP conducted an inquiry after receiving a formal complaint that various battery manufacturers are misleading […]

  • ICCI office bearers take oath in 33th annual GM for 2017-18

    ISLAMABAD, Sep 29 (APP): The newly elected office bearers and executive members of Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) have taken oath of their portfolios in the 33rd Annual General Meeting of ICCI. Sheikh Aamir Waheed was sworn in as President, Muhammad Naveed, Senior Vice President Nisar Ahmed Mirza Vice President, Islamabad Chamber of […]