World Bank sees lower growth rates in Pakistan, India
The World Bank on Sunday forecast a fall in the growth rates of India and Pakistan for the current fiscal year.India’s gross domestic product ...
Monsoon flooding death toll climbs to 164 in South Asia
The death toll in monsoon flooding in South Asia has climbed past 160 as millions of people and animals continue to face the brunt in three countries, ...
Monsoon rains wreaking flood havoc across South Asia
Torrential monsoon rains swept away homes and triggered landslides across South Asia, affecting millions of people and claiming at least 180 lives, ...
CASA project and energy dynamics across Central, South Asia
Having similar objectives as the CPEC and the TAPI, the CASA-1000 happens to be the third most significant, groundbreaking project of the decade for ...
Red Cross says 24 million affected by South Asia floods
More than 24 million people have been affected by some of the worst flooding to hit South Asia in decades, with large areas of land submerged in water ...
Is Dubai best placed to host a South Asian Food Exchange?
“In order to have a sustainable and practical solution to the food security challenge, I believe that there ought to be a regional response, in ...
Strong earthquake shakes buildings across South Asia
An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.6 struck South Asia injuring several people in at least one Pakistani city
GITEX Technology Week 2013 opens in Dubai
GITEX Technology Week, the Middle East, North Africa, and South Asia region’s top ICT event, opened Sunday with the world’s leading brands ...
Dubai financial district looks to ‘astronomical’ growth in Asia, Africa
The Dubai International Financial Center (DIFC) is eyeing ‘astronomical’ economic growth in South Asia and Africa as it embarks on a Dh15 ...
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Leading MENA pay-TV network buys South Asian content provider
OSN, a leading pay-TV network in the Middle East and North Africa, announced on Monday its acquisition of one of the largest providers of South Asian ...