Monday, December 5

Day: November 23, 2022

Light of China Eastern People in the Decade of Development

Press Release
SHANGHAI, Nov. 23, 2022 /Xinhua-AsiaNet/-- In the past ten years, China Eastern has made tremendous progress in high-quality development with its airlines as the core business. At present, it has more than 100,000 employees and is the seventh-largest airline in the world. China Eastern has extended its route network to 1062 destinations in 170 countries and regions around the world, which can provide air travel services for 150 million people annually. Ordinary people in China Eastern from different countries and different types of work, sharing the same blue sky dream, witness and contribute to the growth of the company, and find greatness in everyday work. Here we have a five-star captain who has flown safely for nearly 20,000 hours, recent influencers -- aircraft maintenance crew ...

Vantage and NEOM McLaren Extreme E make a splash for ESG at the Finance Magnates London Summit 2022

Press Release
LONDON, Nov. 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- International multi-asset broker, Vantage (also known as "Vantage Markets"), is pleased to announce its participation and sponsorship of the Finance Magnates London Summit for the second year running, with a renewed push for ESG. This year, Vantage was accompanied by their partner NEOM McLaren Extreme E to exhibit the fully electric SUV vehicle - named ODYSSEY 21 - at Old Billingsgate in London, next to the outdoor gazebo. At the same time, Vantage launched its UK-based liquidity service Vantage Connect during the summit, with a stunning new look that is befitting of the institutional brand. The exhibition is a culmination of Vantage's efforts in the ESG space. The company has partnered with NEOM McLaren Extreme E in a Blue Carbon init...

Qatar should be commended for wonderful arrangements for hosting FIFA WC: PM

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has said Qatar should be commended for wonderful arrangements for hosting FIFA World Cup (WC) and being a promoter of global peace and development. In a tweet on Wednesday, he said it is unfortunate that Qatar is being subjected to a barrage of propaganda as a host of FIFA World Cup. He said Pakistan stands in solidarity with the Emir and the people of Qatar.

Govt taking measures to extend maximum relief to people: Finance Minister

ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Ishaq Dar on Wednesday said the government is taking all possible measures to extend maximum relief to common man. Talking to a private channel, he said the government did not change petroleum prices to facilitate the poor masses. Commenting on appointment of army chief, he said that selection of army chief would be made according to constitution and law of land. In reply to a question about weak economy and politics, Ishaq Dar said a proposal was referred to political parties for starting work on charter of economy. To a question about leakage of tax documents of high officials, he said directives have been issued to identify the elements behind it. To another question about devaluation of Pak currency against dollar, he said Imran Khan’s negative agen...

Top military appointments will be made as per prescribed procedure: PM office

ISLAMABAD: The Prime Minister office has received a summary from the Ministry of Defense with a panel of names for the appointment of Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (CJCSC) and Chief of the Army Staff. In a tweet on Wednesday, the Prime Minister office said Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif will take a decision on the appointments as per the laid down procedure.

Election on vacated Senate seat from Sindh to be held on Dec 8

ISLAMABAD: Election on the vacated Senate seat from Sindh will be held on December 8. According to reports, five candidates belonging to PPP and MQM Pakistan have filed their nomination papers. The Senate seat had fallen vacant due to the resignation of PPP Senator Mustafa Nawaz Khokhar. The scrutiny of nomination papers will be held on Friday and the last date for filing appeals against acceptance of rejection of nomination papers have been fixed November 28. Pakistan People’s party has awarded a ticket to senior leader from Karachi Waqar Mehdi for the seat.