Economy
Brussels: Pakistan economic revival plans received a jolt as the country has not been included in the draft list of 54 countries that will benefit from the reopening of the European Union external borders, media reports said. more
EU agrees Brexit extension till Jan 31

London: The European Union has agreed to extend  Brexit till Jan 31, 2020.

France, UK, Canada rap Trump, say US trade tariffs absurd, illegal

Paris/London: As US trade tariffs came into force, allies France, the UK and Canada have joined hands in condemning American President Donald Trump, stating that the move is absurd and il ...

Caribbean leaders at UN warn of region’s ‘economic collapse’ under US, EU decision on banking

New York, Sept 25(Just Earth News): Given their size and limited choices for economic expansion, small island States like St Lucia have looked to the more advanced economies for innovative m ...

Brexit: RBI governor Rajan says India will overcome the impact

Basil, Switzerland, June 24 (JEN): Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram G Rajan on Friday said India will survive the impact of Brexit or Britain exiting from the European Union owi ...

Nigel Farage sees Brexit as 'Independence Day' for Britain

London, Jun 24 (JEN): Moments after Britons voted for Brexit, marking a historic divorce from the European Union, United Kingdom Independent Party leader Nigel Farage celebrated the separati ...

Brexit: India prepared to deal with consequences, says Jaitley

New Delhi, June 24 (JEN): Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said the country is prepared well to deal with the short and medium term consequences of Briton leaving the European ...

EU referendum: Britain votes to leave

London, June 24 (JEN):Despite a close battle, Britain has voted to leave the European Union in a historic referendum on Thursday as results were declared on Friday, thus severing a tie of de ...

Food price index starts 2016 dropping to nearly 7-year low - UN agency

New York, Feb 5 (Just Earth News/IBNS) The global Food Price Index, calculated by the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) on a monthly basis, fell in January, slipping 1. ...