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Former US envoy says Pakistan needs to improve governance

Former US envoy says Pakistan needs to improve governance

KARACHI, JAN 13 (DNA) -: Former ambassador of the United States to Pakistan Cameron Munter has said it is time for the country to work on good governance and eliminate misappropriation of funds given for socioeconomic development.

Pak business delegation holds productive meetings in Jeddah

Pak business delegation holds productive meetings in Jeddah

ISLAMABAD, JAN 13 (DNA) – The high level business delegation is in Jeddah to explore various avenues of business cooperation.Saudi Arabia and Pakistan enjoy excellent bilateral relations and with the visit of high level business team from Pakistan, trade and business ties would surely get a considrabe boost.

Ivanka Trump among possible World Bank nominees: report

Ivanka Trump among possible World Bank nominees: report

WASHINGTON, JAN 12 (DNA) – Former UN Ambassador Nikki Haley and US President Donald Trump’s daughter and adviser Ivanka are among possible US candidates to replace outgoing World Bank President Jim Yong Kim.Kim abruptly announced Monday he was cutting short his tenure as the bank’s president more than three years before his second term was due to end.

Saudi Arabia eyes to expand co-op with Azerbaijan in investment & tourism

Saudi Arabia eyes to expand co-op with Azerbaijan in investment & tourism

BAKU, (DNA) – In recent years, trade and tourism relations of Azerbaijan with Gulf countries are growing rapidly.The Saudi Travel and Tourism Association is developing a “road map” to provide assistance in attracting Arab tourists to Azerbaijan, Executive Director of the Association for Azerbaijan-Arab Countries’ Cooperation (AACC) Yalchin Aliyev told.

Azerbaijan strengthens its position in Passport Index global ranking

Azerbaijan strengthens its position in Passport Index global ranking

BAKU, (DNA) – Azerbaijani citizens can visit 66 countries in a visa-free regime, with reference to the updated Passport Index global ranking prepared by the company Henley & Partners. At the beginning of 2019, the citizens of Azerbaijan, just like three months ago, enjoy a visa-free access to 66 countries, according to the report.

US, Israel air concerns over China telecom companies: US official

US, Israel air concerns over China telecom companies: US official

WASHINGTON, (DNA) – U.S. President Donald Trump’s national security adviser John Bolton raised U.S. concerns about the use of Chinese telecommunications equipment in sensitive sectors during a weekend meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, a US official said on Wednesday.

Pakistani-American woman Rabeea Collier becomes a judge in Texas court

Pakistani-American woman Rabeea Collier becomes a judge in Texas court

TEXAS, (DNA) –  Rabeea Collier, a Pakistani origin woman, has been appointed as a district court judge in Texas.Rabeea has been representing individuals, non-profits, and small to publicly traded businesses in courthouses across Harris County, according to Rabeea Collier’s website.