Supply trucks carrying containers for export line at the Customhouse in Jalalabad, Afghanistan. Reuters
The government of Pakistan set an import target of more than $53.66 billion for the next fiscal year whereas petroleum group was set with the highest import target of more than $15 billion.
Win-win B2B (Business-to-Business) cooperation and enhanced P2P (People-to-People) contacts should follow the foundational G2G (Government-to-Government) phase of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) to take the historic megadevelopment project to the next level.
Pakistan and the United States vowed to restructure bilateral ties and focus more on promoting private sector and investment relationship. The development came into being in a meeting of US Ambassador Charge d’Affaires, Paul W Jones with Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance,
Oil prices jumped more than 2% on Friday, hitting their highest in nearly 14 months after Opec and its allies agreed not to increase supply in April as they await a more substantial recovery in demand.
Amazon.com has opened its first-ever physical store outside the United States, which is expected to create a new trend in the British retailing sector.
The US employers added a robust 379,000 jobs last month, the most since October and a sign that the economy is strengthening as confirmed viral cases drop, consumers spend more and states and cities ease business restrictions.