You are here:    Home      Posts tagged "destination"

Counter-terrorism efforts made Pakistan favorite destination for UK businessmen: PM

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi Thursday said that owing to government’s efforts, Pakistan had become surplus in energy, and the successful counter-terrorism efforts had made it an opportune destination for UK businesses. The prime minister was talking to the Mayor of London Sadiq Khan who paid a courtesy call on him at his office….

Read More

Dubai—a favorable tourist destination

Dubai, a city of superlatives, has climbed degrees on ranking of tourists, as it becomes the fifth most visited city.

Read More

Chennai Express – Doesn’t reach its destination

MUMBAI: To get a sense of Rohit Shetty’s “Chennai Express,” wait for the closing credits to roll.The film contains all the stereotypes that exist about those who live south of the Vindhyas, but narrated by someone who doesn’t live there. A South Indian film for those not living in the South, so to speak.There are…

Read More

Greece set for comeback as tourist destination

BERLIN: Tourism in Greece is bouncing back this year in an otherwise flat European market, held back by the weak economic climate, travel industry executives said.The desire for a beach holiday closer to home for cost-conscious consumers in Europe is helping to revive tourism demand in the country, battling recession and a debt crisis.Doerte Nordbeck…

Read More

Destination 2013? China, Japan, BRICs

LONDON: With a whiff of global recovery in the air and central bank liquidity abundant, investors in 2013 are packing their bags for China, fellow 'BRICs' Brazil and Russia, long-dormant Japan and even some Mediterranean sun.Of course, seeking consensus on the top country destinations for the year ahead is hardly an exact science.Often the simplest…

Read More

Muharram Tazias’ end destination ‘Netty Jetty Bridge’

Moonis Ahmad takes us to Netty Jetty Bridge and shows how people bring Muharram Tazias from different parts of city and finally push them into sea.

Read More

US must clarify destination of arms headed to Egypt: Amnesty

CAIRO: Egypt denied on Friday a US arms shipment headed to the Suez Canal would be unloaded in the country, after rights group Amnesty International warned that Egyptian security forces could abuse the weapons. The London-based human rights group had demanded on Thursday that the shipment not be offloaded in Egypt, where dozens of protesters…

Read More

PPP’s destination is progress of Pakistan: President

Staff Report KARACHI: President Asif Ali Zardari said on Friday that the destination of Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) is progress of Pakistan, not getting votes. While addressing a ceremony of “Waseelae Haq”, the president said that politics is PPP’s worship and we do politics like worship. We will contest the elections and it’s everyone wish…

Read More

Pakistan: Asia's riskiest investment destination

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan remains among Asia's riskiest investment destinations, with a weak government struggling to contain a deadly domestic insurgency. Following is a summary of key Pakistan risks to watch: INTERNAL SECURITY Large swathes of Pakistan remain outside government control, run by the Taliban and tribal leaders. This year's military campaign to roll back Taliban territorial…

Read More

Destination of lawyers not far away

SARGODHA: Deposed chief justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry has said that now the destination of the lawyers is not far away and the rulers in uniform or without uniform want to move the wheel of history in the wrong direction. Addressing the lawyers' convention in Sargodha, the deposed chief justice said that the destination of the…

Read More

Pakistan wonderful destination for adventure, sports

ISLAMABAD: Those who think Pakistan is all about historical sites, exciting cities and bustling bazaars may be are not aware that Pakistan is also an excellent destination to enjoy adventure and sports. There are a number of adventure sport destinations in Pakistan that one can travel to. From jeep safari to mountaineering; from fishing to…

Read More

Malaysia says Pakistan preferred destination for trade, investment

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan is a proffered destination for investment and trade due to its trade and investment friendly regimes which are the best in the world. In an interview with Malaysian and Brunein journalists who are currently visiting Pakistan on a 10-day visit, Datuk Faridah Shah of Arash Venture Sdn Bhd in Kuala Lumpur said that…

Read More

Must See


Samaa Cartoons


Most Read


In the News