On the road to a low-cost, carbon-free Alberta: Don Pittis

Ottawa (Canada) Oct 18: Criticism by environmentalists of Alberta's new Canadian Energy Centre might leave you thinking the province was stubbornly resisting fixing global climate...

Kurt Sutter fired from 'Mayans M.C.' by FX and accepts blame (sort...

California (USA) Oct 18: Top television producer Kurt Sutter has been fired by FX as executive producer of "Mayans M.C." following "multiple complaints" of abrasive...

China's economic growth sinks to a 26-year low

Washington (USA) Oct 18: China's economy took another hit last quarter as the tariff war with the United States takes its toll.

SOEs, led by Garuda, join hands to bring Merpati back to life

Jakarta (Indonesia) Oct 17: National flag carrier Garuda Indonesia is working hand-in-hand with nine other state-owned enterprises (SOEs) to bring PT Merpati Nusantara Airlines back...

DHL Global Forwarding expands multimodal service to Indonesia

Jakarta (Indonesia) Oct 17: International freight service provider DHL Global Forwarding has launched a delivery service to tap into growing shipments from Indonesia to other...

'Corruption hampers investment': Economists urge Jokowi to issue Perppu on KPK Law

Jakarta (Indonesia) Oct 17: A group of economists have penned an open letter addressed to President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo, urging him to issue a government...

Pakistan Denies Increasing Tariffs on Kandahar Pomegranates

Kabul (Afghanistan) Oct 17: Pakistan's embassy in Kabul on Wednesday rejected reports that Pakistan had increased its customs tariffs by threefold just as pomegranate season...

Afghan Farmers Need Markets: Experts

Kabul (Afghanistan) Oct 17: Officials of the Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation on Wednesday said that onion production has significantly increased in the northern province...

Too early to celebrate

Islamabad (Pakistan) Oct 17: TOUGH measures are having an impact. Good times are around the corner. The government's policies are working. We have heard this...

High debt levels to persist until FY24, says IMF

Islamabad (Pakistan) Oct 17: The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Wednesday projected Pakistan's primary deficit to turn positive one per cent of GDP in the...

Loblaws wanted too much information for $25 gift cards, privacy commissioner finds

Ottawa (Canada) Oct 17: Canada's privacy commissioner has concluded that Loblaws initially requested too much personal information from some customers before they could collect their...

Hollywood actor posed as lingerie talent scout to get nudes: Lawsuit

New York (USA) Oct 17: A New York-based lingerie business is suing a Hollywood actor for thousands of dollars claiming he posed as a talent...

Selat Panjang oil and gas block to begin production in 2021

Jakarta (Indonesia) Oct 16: The Energy and Mineral Resources Ministry signed on Monday a 20-year contract with oil and gas companies Zamatra Bakau Straits and...

Medan mayor, officials in Jakarta and East Kalimantan arrested for alleged graft

Jakarta (Indonesia) Oct 16: Medan Mayor Dzulmi Edin and 14 other people, including officials and private individuals, have been arrested on graft charges during separate...

Indonesian property developers warned about risks of apartment expansion

Jakarta (Indonesia) Oct 16: Property consulting company Colliers International has warned property developers to be extra cautious when expanding their projects in major cities in...

Rupiah remains under pressure following trade deficit report

Jakarta (Indonesia) Oct 16: Rupiah and stock prices remain under pressure as a report on Indonesia's trade deficit sent negative sentiment into the country's financial...

Government launches tax exemption app for imported oil and gas equipment

Jakarta (Indonesia) Oct 15: Six governmental bodies launched in Jakarta on Monday an application for oil and gas companies to apply for duty exemptions on...

Bank Artos denies Gojek partnership rumors as shares surge

Jakarta (Indonesia) Oct 15: Bank Artos has denied rumors that it is to be acquired by on-demand service company Gojek to become the latter's partner...

Indosat sells 3,100 telecom towers for Rp 6.39 trillion

Jakarta (Indonesia) Oct 15: Indosat Ooredoo, one of Indonesia's major telecommunications companies, has agreed to sell as many as 3,100 telecommunication towers to two local...

BEANPOLE eyes global expansion through brand renewal

Seoul (South Korea) Oct 15: Samsung C&T Corp., a construction and fashion unit of Samsung Group, said Tuesday that it aims to accelerate the global...

Myanmar's draft oil and gas bill jeopardises next bidding round

Naypyitaw (Myanmar) Oct 15: Uncertainty and confusion over Myanmar's proposed oil and gas law risk alienating existing investors and could undermine the next crucial bidding...

Second Afghanistan-UK Business Conference Held In London

Kabul (Afghanistan) Oct 15: The second Afghanistan-UK trade and investment conference was held on Monday in London.

Millennials turn to extreme saving method to retire early

New York (USA) Oct 15: A personal-finance trend called F.I.R.E. is gaining ground amongst millennials.

Pakistan Tripled Tariffs on Kandahar Pomegranates

Kabul (Afghanistan) Oct 14: Pakistan has increased its customs tariffs by threefold as the harvest season for pomegranates arrives in Kandahar province.

Economy stagnating amid big deficit, low reserves: WB

Islamabad (Pakistan) Oct 14: The World Bank has said Pakistan's economy is slowing as it faces yet another macroeconomic crisis due to high twin deficits...

The wealth of the wealthiest

Islamabad (Pakistan) Oct 14: Pakistan is a poor country. Not just because of actual poverty but also because our richest do not hold a candle...

Policy confusions in gas business

Islamabad (Pakistan) Oct 14: The plans for unbundling of gas utilities and their privatisation are back in business, this time as part of the International...