Monday, September 24, 2018

Pakistan is quickly losing Afghanistan’s market

Trade between Afghanistan and Pakistan has been reduced to a record level.  The trade volume that once hit above $2 billion has been now...

Trade with Iran tops $2b

Iran and Afghanistan exchanged 5.32 million tons of non-oil commodities worth $2.48 billion during the 11 months to Feb. 19, registering an 18.64% and...

Smell of coffee permeates streets of tea-obsessed Kabul

KABUL: Afghans in need of a caffeine fix line up at Najibullah Sharyari’s coffee cart in Kabul—onverts to the drink that is now percolating...

Pakistan loses 50pc market share in Afghanistan

Pakistan-Afghanistan Joint Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PAJCCI) Chairman Zubair Motiwala said in an interview that penetration by both India and China had left...

Kabul, Tehran agrees new trade cooperation

Officials of Afghanistan and Iran agreed in a meeting that Afghan goods trucks can cross into Iran without having to present bank guarantee letters. In...

Honda to recall cars in China over airbag glitch

The recall - which could deal a fresh blow to Takata’s largest client – would begin from October 23 and will include Accord, Fit,...

Lebanon airline to halt Erbil flights

An unnamed official from the Middle East Airlines was quoted as saying on Wednesday that flights would be stopped to and from Erbil, the...

Study finds EU suffered €30bn from Russia sanctions

The research – which was carried out by the Austrian Institute of Economic Research (WIFO) - showed EU exports to Russia declined annually by...

Norway defies Trump, enters $4-billion deal with Iran

"Norway is fully committed to the JCPOA (Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action) and this is proof that we have taken the opening very seriously,...

Saudi Arabia seeking foothold in Iraq

The kingdom on Saturday sent its Oil Minister Khalid al-Falih to Baghdad to look for avenues to boost cooperation over oil market issues. Al-Falih delivered...