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Day: December 8, 2022

“Excellent Milk Project” Logo Debuts in Beijing

Press Release
BEIJING, Dec. 8, 2022 /Xinhua-AsiaNet/-- The 7th International Symposium on Dairy Cow Nutrition and Milk Quality and The 4th China Excellent Milk Project Pasteurized Milk Development Forum was held in Beijing. At the conference, the use of the "China Excellent Milk Project" logo was released, and Fujian Changfu Diary Co., Ltd. became the first company in China to obtain the authorization of the logo. This yellow logo with red background symbolizes a milestone achievement of China's deepening the implementation of the "China Excellent Milk Project", which is the fruit of countless Chinese diary workers and enterprises' pursuit, dedication and commitment to excellent quality of diary. Since its implementation in 2016, the "China Excellent Milk Project" has witnessed the rise and developme...

Vantage’s swap-free trading provides gold traders nearly US$1million in savings over a three-month period

Press Release
The popular product update will be extended to trades made for other digital assets PORT VILA, Vanuatu, Dec. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Vantage, (or "Vantage Markets") says its swap-free gold XAUUSD trading has seen overwhelming response from clients. Within the first three months of its implementation, Vantage traders enjoyed nearly USD 1 million in savings* from overnight fees. In response to client's positive feedback, Vantage has decided to continue its swap-free trading beyond 2022 and extend the offering to other digital assets to benefit more clients. The swap-free product enhancement was designed to provide greater convenience for gold XAUUSD traders. Clients are not charged overnight fees when trading across all trading accounts, including on the Vantage App, r...

IHC directs authorities not to arrest Suleman Shehbaz upon return

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Thursday directed Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif’s son Suleman Shehbaz to surrender before it on December 13 and barred the authorities from arresting him till then. A petition was filed by Suleman Shehbaz through his lawyer Amjad Pervez seeking two-week protective bail in a money laundering case registered against him, as he decided to end his London exile. The court also directed the authorities not to arrest Suleman Shehbaz at the airport. The plea was heard by IHC Chief Justice Aamer Farooq. During the hearing, Amjad Pervez, legal counsel for Suleman Shehbaz apprised the court that his client was abroad since October 2018 and all the cases were registered against him during his absence. The court, however, noted that it could not grant bai...

President confers Nishan-i-Imtiaz (M) upon COAS

ISLAMABAD: President Dr Arif Alvi conferred award of Nishan-i-Imtiaz (Military) upon the Chief of Army Staff (COAS), General Syed Asim Munir Ahmad Shah, at a special investiture ceremony held, here at Aiwan-e-Sadr, on Thursday. Prime Minister, Mian Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif, Chairman of Senate, Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani, Speaker of the National Assembly, Raja Pervaiz Ashraf, members of the Federal Cabinet, members of the parliament, and senior civil and military officers attended the investiture ceremony. The COAS, General Syed Asim Munir Ahmad Shah, was commissioned in April 1986 in the 23 Frontier Force Regiment and is a recipient of the coveted Sword of Honour of the 17th OTS Course. He is a graduate of Fuji School, Japan, Command and Staff College, Quetta, Malaysian Armed Forces Comm...

FO expresses concern over state sponsored terrorism emanating from India to destabilize Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Office Spokesperson Mumtaz Zahra Baloch has expressed concerns over state sponsored terrorism, emanating from India to destabilize Pakistan. Responding to a question at her weekly news briefing here in Islamabad on Thursday, she urged the international community to take notice of this reality. Replying to another question regarding allegations by some foreign countries about presence of terrorist outfits in Pakistan, the Spokesperson said we completely reject such accusations. She said Pakistan is the country that has suffered enormously from terrorism for the last several years. She said the instability in Afghanistan and in our region has created a situation, where many people of Pakistan, including personnel of security agencies, have lost their lives. She said ...

UNGA adopts Pakistan’s four annual disarmament-related resolutions

ISLAMABAD: The United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) has adopted Pakistan’s four annual disarmament-related resolutions that are aimed at strengthening regional as well as international peace and security, reflecting Islamabad's commitment to achieve those goals. The resolutions were recommended by the 193-member Assembly's First Committee (Disarmament and International Security) where the texts were adopted by overwhelming support of its membership. Of these, three resolutions deal with regional disarmament, conventional arms control at regional and sub-regional levels as well as Confidence Building Measures in the regional and sub-regional context. The fourth Pakistani resolution sought international security assurances for non-nuclear-weapon states. The resolutions recognize the ...