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Shahbaz meets UAE corporate moguls

Shahbaz meets UAE corporate moguls

LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif has said that there are vast opportunities of investment in banking and other sectors in Pakistan, especially Punjab and that the government would provide all possible facilities to investors.
He said this during a meeting with the chief executive officer of Burj Khalifa, and representatives of companies such as Emaar, Habib Bank and Oman Insurance on Sunday. The meeting discussed matters regarding facilities for investment in

UAE is the 2nd largest investor in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Political analyst Dr Ejaz Butt has stated that UAE is the second largest foreign investor in Pakistan. UAE businessmen have a large investment in the telecom sector in Pakistan.
Talking to PTV, he said the trade volume between the two countries is high; volume of Pakistani exports to UAE is $2.0 billion and the volume of imports is $3.0 billion. He stressed that Pakistan should enhance its exports to overcome its trade deficit and avail fresh opportunities for export.

Pakistan Vs South Africa in UAE – Scandal saps Pakistani fans in Gulf

ABU DHABI: Pakistani taxi driver Kamal Shah has been part of the madding crowd addicted to international cricket ever since matches first came to the Gulf three decades ago. Privately he was delighted when Pakistan was forced to host matches in the United Arab Emirates, far from Islamist militants and rampant insecurity at home, because it gave him the chance to watch his idols.
But spot-fixing allegations against Pakistan on their recent tour of England has left Shah with a

Malik urges Afridi to lead from the front in UAE

LAHORE: Former Pakistan skipper Shoaib Malik believes that Shahid Afridi has to deliver as a captain and urged him to make the most of the opportunity given to him by the Pakistan Cricket Board.
“I always supported him and believe he has the experience to do well but he will have to deliver positive results and grab the opportunity that was given to him to lead the country,” Malik was quoted as saying by ESPNStar.com. Malik is hoping for a chance to represent Pakistan in the

UAE offers Pakistan venues to host future tours

The Pakistan Cricket Board seems to have found a saviour in Emirates Cricket Board, which has promised to provide the venues for Pakitan’s future home series.
According to an official of the PCB, ECB Chief Executive Dilawar Mani has shown willingness to give cricket space to PCB to host its home series after the Wales and English Cricket Board pulled out due to the spot-fixing scam.
The ECB expressed its desire to host the two remaining home series that

England tour report not filed yet as UAE awaits

Pakistan squad is set to leave for the United Arab Emirates for another gruelling series against South Africa but the national team management is yet to submit its report on the England tour and the spot-fixing scandal that rocked international cricket.
A Pakistan Cricket Board official confirmed that the board had not received any tour report up till now from former manager Yawar Saeed or coach Waqar Younis. “Till now we have not received any report from the manager