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20 September, 2018 2:48 PM Pakistan Wants Saudi Arabia To Be Third Partner In Trade Corridor

Pakistan wants Saudi Arabia to be a part of The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, the flagship project of the multi-billion dollar Belt and Road Initiative. Saudi Arabia will be the third "strategic partner" of the $50 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), a senior Pakistani minister announced on Thursday, soon after Prime Minister Imran Khan returned 43

20 September, 2018 11:46 AM Narayana Health SRCC to increase bed count to 300 by FY20

Leading private sector hospital chain Narayana Hrudayalaya Thursday said it is planning to increase the bed count at its city paediatric hospital, SRCC Children's Hospital, to 300 by financial year 2019-20. "Post-Diwali, we will be adding more beds and are looking to increase the same to 300 beds by 2019-20," Narayana Health SRCC facility director Rupesh 34

20 September, 2018 5:30 AM Alibaba's Jack Ma Says 1 Million US Jobs Pledge Thwarted by US-China Trade Row

Alibaba founder Jack Ma said his ambitious pledge to create one million jobs in the US had been scuppered by the trade row between Beijing and Washington, Chinese state news reported Thursday. The billionaire owner of China's largest online shopping portal made the headline-grabbing promise to Donald Trump last year, as Beijing courted the then-newly 121

19 September, 2018 1:31 PM Amazon, Samara Capital Buy 'More' Retail Chain For 4,200 Crore Rupees

Amazon's latest acquisition adds more heat to its battle with Walmart in the domestic market, after Walmart acquired Flipkart earlier this year. Amazon.com Inc and domestic private equity firm Samara Capital have bought Aditya Birla Group-owned 'More' retail chain for an enterprise value of Rs 4,200 crore ($580.35 million). Amazon's latest acquisition 46

18 September, 2018 1:48 PM Trump Accuses China Of Trying To Use Trade War To "Impact" US Election

Donald Trump's comments came a day after he targeted another $200 billion in Chinese imports with tariffs starting next week, drawing an immediate vow of retaliation from Beijing President Donald Trump on Tuesday accused China of seeking to influence upcoming US elections by taking aim at his political support base in the countries' escalating trade 46

18 September, 2018 7:16 AM Naspers' OLX unit to invest in Webuycars

OLX Group, a unit of South African e-commerce giant Naspers, said on Tuesday it would invest 1.4 billion rand ($94 million)in used car buying service Webuycars. OLX, the biggest classified ads site in India and Brazil, said the combination of Webuycars' can improve the experience of classifieds users across its OLX platforms, without providing further 42

18 September, 2018 6:00 AM Buy USDINR; target of 72.75

ICICI Direct expects USDINR to find supports at lower levels. Utilise downsides in pair to initiate long positions. The rupee ended sharply lower at 72. 51 as concerns grew on the Trump administration’s plan to impose tariffs on $ 200 billion worth of Chinese imports while disappointment over the government’s measures weighed • The US$ ended lower 40

17 September, 2018 5:55 PM Uber in talks to buy Dubai rival Careem: Bloomberg

Uber and Careem held preliminary talks in July to combine their Middle Eastern ride-hailing services, hoping to resolve a costly rivalry in the region. Ride-hailing company Uber Technologies Inc is in talks to buy Dubai-based rival Careem Networks FZ for about $2 billion to $2.5 billion, Bloomberg reported on Monday, citing people familiar with the matter 46

17 September, 2018 12:53 PM Microsoft-GitHub Acquisition to Get EU Antitrust Ruling by October 19

EU antitrust regulators will decide by October 19 whether to clear US software giant Microsoft's $7.5 billion (roughly Rs. 54,300 crores) acquisition of privately held coding website GitHub. Microsoft, which wants to acquire the firm to reinforce its cloud computing business against rival Amazon, requested European Union approval for the deal last Friday 66

16 September, 2018 5:59 AM US To Impose Tariffs On $200 Billion In Chinese Goods: Reports

US President Donald Trump has decided to impose tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese imports and could make the announcement in the coming days, US media reported. Citing anonymous sources, The Washington Post and The Wall Street Journal reported that the tariffs would be set at 10 percent. Trump has already imposed 25 percent tariffs on steel imports 48