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by Peregrine
22 Oct 2018 21:38
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 2300
Views: 283595

Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)

$600-billion reason why China crash might just worsen Perhaps the biggest financial market story in 2018 so far is the colossal fall from grace of the Chinese stock market, which has witnessed losses in excess of 30 per cent since the start of the year. The fall, which has seen the benchmark Shangh...
by Peregrine
22 Oct 2018 21:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 567
Views: 31192

Terroristan - October 8, 2018

HEC director resigns amid plagiarism charges - Zaigham Naqvi ISLAMABAD: Executive Director of the Higher Education Commission Dr Arshad Ali has resigned from his position, reportedly out of fear of his looming sacking. A brief statement released by the HEC spokesperson said Dr Arshad resigned to sa...
by Peregrine
22 Oct 2018 19:21
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 567
Views: 31192

Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Govt loses to IPPs in British Court - Hasnaat Malik ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has suffered a setback when a court of appeal in the UK rejected its final plea, challenging the jurisdiction of the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) in a suit filed by the independent power producers (IPPs) for...
by Peregrine
22 Oct 2018 19:08
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 567
Views: 31192

Terroristan - October 8, 2018

X Posted on the J &K News and Discussion Thread Indian Army asks Pakistan to take back bodies of intruders killed in Sunderbani sector – PTI NEW DELHI: The Indian Army has asked the Pakistan military to take back bodies of two "intruders" from that country who were killed in a gunfight...
by Peregrine
22 Oct 2018 19:06
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
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Views: 367012

J &K News and Discussion - 2016

X Posted on the Terroristan Thread Indian Army asks Pakistan to take back bodies of intruders killed in Sunderbani sector – PTI NEW DELHI: The Indian Army has asked the Pakistan military to take back bodies of two "intruders" from that country who were killed in a gunfight along the Line o...
by Peregrine
22 Oct 2018 16:16
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 567
Views: 31192

Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Imran Going To Saudia For Begging $ 30- 35 BILLION - Paki Sources :shock: Prime Minister Imran Khan to put forward investment plans worth $30-35 billion during his Saudi Arabia visit, sources PS: Is Immy misinterpreting the purpose of the" special invite to him", when he was summoned to R...
by Peregrine
22 Oct 2018 16:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 567
Views: 31192

Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Pakistan needs to go for high value-added export basket - Hussain Zaidi ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s terms of trade, which measure the ratio of export to import prices, have not only been adverse, but have also deteriorated over the years, which has adversely impacted the economy in terms of growth and ba...
by Peregrine
22 Oct 2018 03:09
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 567
Views: 31192

Terroristan - October 8, 2018

A Trillion Terroristani Rupees - Chicken Feed! A few days of "Running the Terroristani Mint Printing Presses and Voilà - A Trillion Terroristani Rupees. No Big Deal! :rotfl: Cheers http://www.skyscrapercity.com/images/smilies/beer.gif Sirji, Pakistani mints are busy printing Indian rupees. No ...
by Peregrine
22 Oct 2018 01:29
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 567
Views: 31192

Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Apologies If this Article has been posted earlier. PM fears bankruptcy sans bailout in two months - News Desk / Rehman Azhar ISLAMABAD: As the opposition’s outcry over the government’s decision to approach the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for a financial bailout rises to a crescendo, Prime Mini...
by Peregrine
22 Oct 2018 01:08
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 567
Views: 31192

Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Exchange Rate Losses See Rise In Pakistan External Debt :mrgreen: Exchange Rate Losses Make Rs 1.1 Trillion Addition To External Debt PK Revenue Oct 19, 2018 Falijee Ji : A Trillion Terroristani Rupees - Chicken Feed! A few days of "Running the Terroristani Mint Printing Presses and Voilà - A ...
by Peregrine
21 Oct 2018 02:59
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 567
Views: 31192

Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Civil-military tensions subside? - M Ziauddin The results of the recently held by-elections in Pakistan’s most populous province have not been politically all that reassuring for the ruling PTI. The margin of lead remains precariously narrow between the government and the Opposition both at the cen...
by Peregrine
20 Oct 2018 23:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 567
Views: 31192

Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Early exit from FATF grey list unlikely - Shahbaz Rana https://c.tribune.com.pk/2018/10/1829852-fatfx-1539981145-273-640x480.png ISLAMABAD: Pakistan is unlikely to have an easy exit from the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) grey list, as the provisional assessment reveals that Islamabad is fully ...
by Peregrine
20 Oct 2018 21:51
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 567
Views: 31192

Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Fully Posted on the I W T Thread President Alvi calls for engaging India in water talks - Hasnaat Malik ISLAMABAD: President Dr Arif Alvi has urged the Foreign Office and the concerned stakeholders to engage in ‘a constructive dialogue’ with India to achieve bilateral and multilateral arrangements o...
by Peregrine
20 Oct 2018 21:24
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indus Water Treaty
Replies: 3033
Views: 337419

Indus Water Treaty

X Posted on the Terroristan Thread President Alvi calls for engaging India in water talks - Hasnaat Malik ISLAMABAD: President Dr Arif Alvi has urged the Foreign Office and the concerned stakeholders to engage in ‘a constructive dialogue’ with India to achieve bilateral and multilateral arrangements...
by Peregrine
20 Oct 2018 17:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 567
Views: 31192

Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Next IMF programme to be Pakistan's last, Asad Umar tells stockbrokers Finance Minister Asad Umar on Saturday claimed that Pakistan's economy is already on the road to recovery and that the next IMF programme that the government is pursuing will be its last. Umar made those remarks during a questio...
by Peregrine
20 Oct 2018 16:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 567
Views: 31192

Terroristan - October 8, 2018

The IMF flip-flop - Hussain H Zaidi In yet another flip-flop, Prime Minister Imran Khan stated on October 17 that Pakistan may not have to approach the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for credit as some ‘friendly’ countries may help ward off the difficult balance of payments (BoP) situation the c...
by Peregrine
20 Oct 2018 02:49
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 567
Views: 31192

Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Moody’s terms IMF bailout crucial for Pakistan - Shahbaz Rana ISLAMABAD: An International Monetary Fund (IMF) bailout programme is crucial for Pakistan to meet its $30 billion external financing needs, said Moody’s Investors Service while casting doubt over the government’s plan to restrict the bud...
by Peregrine
20 Oct 2018 01:38
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 567
Views: 31192

Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Foreign exchange: SBP's reserves fall $219m, stand at $8.1b - Our Correspondent KARACHI: The foreign exchange reserves held by the central bank continued to spiral downwards for the eighth successive week as they fell 2.63% on a weekly basis, according to data released on Thursday. The continued dr...
by Peregrine
20 Oct 2018 00:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 567
Views: 31192

Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Huddersfield grooming gang jailed for 221 years for abusing girls Sixteen men have been jailed for more than 200 years as part of a grooming gang who abused 15 girls in and around Huddersfield between 2004 and 2011. Four more men have been found guilty and are waiting to be sentenced for offences s...
by Peregrine
20 Oct 2018 00:12
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 567
Views: 31192

Terroristan - October 8, 2018

5.3 magnitude earthquake jolts northern parts of Pakistan - Javed Hussain An earthquake of moderate intensity was felt in the country's upper and northern parts on Friday. According to the Regional Seismic Monitoring Centre, Lahore, the jolts were recorded at an i ntensity of 5.3 on the Richter sca...
by Peregrine
20 Oct 2018 00:04
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 2300
Views: 283595

Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)

China v America - The end of engagement How the world’s two superpowers have become rivals For the past quarter century America’s approach to China has been founded on a belief in convergence. Political and economic integration would not just make China wealthier, they would also make it more liber...
by Peregrine
19 Oct 2018 18:23
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 567
Views: 31192

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Pakistan strongly reacts to Indian purchase of S-400 missiles Doubt it can do much , except maybe shop around for a cheaper Chini system and go further into debt :mrgreen: Falijee Ji : Nevel mind. Ilon Blothel and Fliend will give Tellolistan "Make Believe" Conclete Figules of matching mo...
by Peregrine
19 Oct 2018 18:02
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 567
Views: 31192

Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Human development first - Faisal Bari PAKISTAN’S ranking on the Human Development Index (HDI) in 2018, based on 2017 data, is 150th out of 189 countries. India (130th), Bangladesh (136th) and Nepal (149th) are ahead of us. Sri Lanka, ranked 76th, is the star performer of the region. These are tough...
by Peregrine
19 Oct 2018 05:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 567
Views: 31192

Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Pakistan biggest importer of Chinese arms: report - Rahima Sohail Pakistan accounts for 42 per cent of China’s total arms sales over 2000-14, a report by RAND revealed recently. At the Dawn of Belt and Road: China in the Developing World examines the country’s economic, political and military activ...
by Peregrine
19 Oct 2018 04:49
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 567
Views: 31192

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Iranis Use "Non-Diplomatic Language" Against "Ummah Brother" Pakistan :twisted: Iran asks Pakistan to confront militants that kidnapped Iranian guards - state TV Reuters Bozorgmehr Sharafedin LONDON (Reuters) - Iran’s Revolutionary Guards asked Pakistan to tackle militants who k...
by Peregrine
18 Oct 2018 03:13
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 567
Views: 31192

Terroristan - October 8, 2018

IMF and China’s support - Editorial THE public endorsement is likely a result of a great deal of behind-the-scenes lobbying. It is welcome that China, via its foreign ministry spokesperson, announced its support for the IMF “making an objective evaluation of Pakistan based on professionalism and ea...
by Peregrine
16 Oct 2018 21:48
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 567
Views: 31192

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

By-polls results raise alarm bells for Buzdar govt LAHORE: The by-poll results in Punjab have raised alarm bells for the ruling coalition which can’t afford even a slight revolt in its cadres while keeping in view the current number game in Punjab Assembly. PTI suffers big electoral upset in Punjab...
by Peregrine
16 Oct 2018 21:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 567
Views: 31192

Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Why Pakistan will go to the IMF again , and again and again - Shahrukh Wani Pakistan’s formula for economic growth is as flawed as it gets : borrow foreign currency-denominated loans, build some large-scale infrastructure, get a minor growth spurt in the process, and wait until this growth spurt fa...
by Peregrine
16 Oct 2018 19:03
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 567
Views: 31192

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Slightly out of topic but, in today's news, Infosys net profit rises 10.3% to Rs 4,110 crore in Q2. US$58 Billion! Net profit of Infosys is more than the total capitalization of the PSX. anupmisra Ji : Guru Dev here is the Press Release : Infosys (NYSE: INFY) announces results for the Quarter ended...
by Peregrine
16 Oct 2018 18:37
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 2300
Views: 283595

Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)

China's stock market suffers $3tn rout in last six months The Shanghai Composite Index, China’s benchmark stock index, is now 50% below its bubble-high in 2015. The world’s second-largest market by valuation has s uffered a $3-trillion rout in the last six months since the start of the trade war wi...
by Peregrine
16 Oct 2018 18:01
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 567
Views: 31192

Terroristan - October 8, 2018

S&P BSE SENSEX Index Current : 35,162.48 - Pt. Change : +297.38 - % Change : +0.85 Market Capitalization of BSE Listed Co. (Rs.Cr.) : 1,41,01,339 – 1 $ /: 73.9041 Market Capitalization of BSE Listed Co. (US$) : US$ 1,908.06 Billion Cheers http://www.skyscrapercity.com/images/smilies/beer.gif P ...
by Peregrine
16 Oct 2018 17:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 567
Views: 31192

Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Now Is Punjab going bankrupt? - Hasaan Khawar Punjab’s finance minister recently revealed that the province is nearly bankrupt. Punjab has accumulated a total debt of Rs1.1 trillion, exhausted its Provident Fund of Rs100 billion that rightfully belongs to government employees, fully used its borrow...
by Peregrine
16 Oct 2018 16:57
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 2300
Views: 283595

Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)

Trump green-lights $60 billion answer to China’s OBOR US President Donald Trump, seeking to counter China’s growing geopolitical influence, is embracing a major expansion of foreign aid that will bankroll infrastructure projects in Africa, Asia and the Americas — throwing his support behind an init...
by Peregrine
16 Oct 2018 03:34
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 567
Views: 31192

Terroristan - October 8, 2018

Market watch: Stocks bleed as index plunges another 750 points - Our Correspondent KARACHI: Stocks continued to bleed as the KSE-100 index tumbled over 1,200 points in intra-day trading on Monday and ended the third successive session in the red . Despite the government’s announcement of returning ...
by Peregrine
16 Oct 2018 03:10
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 567
Views: 31192

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

#SengeHSering ས།ཚ། ‏ @SengeHSering #Pakistani military generals sport medals as if they win wars on regular basis. Compare that with British military chief. Where and how do they get them? Just for showing up at office? Or as reward for butchering and kidnapping own citizens in Balochistan, Sindh, ...
by Peregrine
15 Oct 2018 18:49
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 567
Views: 31192

Terroristan - October 8, 2018

By-elections prove future is PML-N’s: Nawaz ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) lifetime supremo Nawaz Sharif on Monday thanked the public for supporting his party during the by-elections 2018, saying that the polls are an indicator of Nawaz league’s soaring popularity. Speaking to the ...
by Peregrine
15 Oct 2018 17:59
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 567
Views: 31192

Terroristan - October 8, 2018

S&P BSE SENSEX Index Current : 34,865.10 - Pt. Change : +131.52 - % Change : +0.38 Market Capitalization of BSE Listed Co. (Rs.Cr) : 1,39,56,744 - 1$ /: 73.9708 Market Capitalization of BSE Listed Co. (US$.) : 1,886.79 Billion P S E Index Current : 36767.57 - Pt. Change : -750.36 – Change : -2....

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