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Chinese officials meet Sri Lankan president to resolve project funding

Top Chinese officials held discussions with Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena in Colombo to resolve issues regarding some China-funded projects in Sri Lanka where Chinese firms are involved in 40% of construction projects.

Imran in Gulf to seek bailout funds as economy in 'intensive care'

Pakistan’s new government unveiled a mini-budget aimed at shoring up a faltering economy even as Prime Minister Imran Khan is on an official visit to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates where he is likely to focus on a financial bailout plan for his country besides forging closer ties.

Chinese company bids for monorail in Kathmandu

A Chinese company has submitted the feasibility study report of a proposed monorail in Kathmandu city, taking forward China’s efforts to develop infrastructure in Nepal, as they are seeking to do in the rest of South Asia.

Abdullah Abdullah inaugurates US-sponsored Afghan-India trade fair

Afghanistan CEO Abdullah Abdullah on Wednesday inaugurated the 2nd annual India-Afghanistan International Trade and Investment Show in Mumbai that aims to boost  economic and trade ties between Afghanistan and the international market.  The trade show was sponsored by the US government.

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Cyclonic storm Gaja batters South India

A severe cyclonic storm, Gaja, battered the coast of the southern Indian state Tamil Nadu on Friday, leaving at least 15 people dead and causing widespread destruction.


Iran, India discuss trade cooperation under US sanctions

India and Iran discussed ways of continuing biliateral trade under reimposed US sanctions, Eghtesad Online news website reported.