The Asian Development Bank study is entitled "Economic Corridor Development in Pakistan: Concept, Framework, and Case Studies"
Beijing signed deals totalling $10.5 billion in new construction contracts in Iraq last year, part of its greater engagement towards the Middle East
The funds have been frozen since the Taliban's military takeover in Afghanistan last August. A recommendation on what to do had been expected by Friday
Sumitomo Corp, along with Toshiba and IHI, is building the Matarbari power plant in Maheshkhali near the southeastern city of Cox's Bazar
The State Bank of Pakistan Amendment Bill, 2021, passed by the upper house 43-42, places restrictions on the government’s borrowing
While Asia-Pacific countries have made strides in controlling bribery much more needs to be done to solve the region’s corruption problems.
Saudi Arabia downgraded its relations with Bangkok following the theft in 1989 of about $20 million worth of jewels by a Thai janitor
Move comes as world powers are locked in tough negotiations with Iran to revive a 2015 nuclear deal that will include the lifting of US sanctions on Iranian oil
China brought in 260,312 tonnes of Iranian crude oil in December, General Administration of Chinese Customs data shows
Singapore President Halimah Yacob highlighted green innovations at the Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week Summit, held in Dubai
The research found that India loses 259 billion hours annually while China loses 72 billion hours and Bangladesh 32 billion hours.
Sinopec has operated in the district since 2013. Chinese companies operate in oil fields across Iraq, and China is main market for Iraqi oil