Pakistan
| 17 Oct 2019 | 18:34

WASHINGTON (Dawn/ANN) - The Inter­national Monetary Fund (IMF) projected Pakis­tan’s primary deficit to turn positive one per cent of GDP in the FY21 but said the country’s debt levels are likely to remain elevated at above 65.4per cent until FY24 despite continuous decline.

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Business, Finance, Economy
Pakistan
| 17 Oct 2019 | 18:33

ISLAMABAD (Dawn/ANN) -  If the government fails, then Pakistan’s economy will quickly find itself back in the emergency room soon after the stabilisation period is complete. 

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Business, Finance, Economy
Bhutan
| 17 Oct 2019 | 18:32

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - Tourists, government officials and our people in the mountains are making the most of the season.

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Economy, Culture, People
Pakistan
| 17 Oct 2019 | 18:32

ISLAMABAD (Dawn/ANN) - Saudi Arabia had positively responded to Prime Minister Imran Khan’s initiative for defusing tensions in the Gulf region by agreeing to give peace a chance. 

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Politics, Regional
Bhutan
| 17 Oct 2019 | 18:31

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - About 83 per cent of the schools in Bhutan have adequate drinking water, 78 per cent have adequate water for handwashing, 61 percent have adequate water for sanitation, and 52 percent have adequate water for bathing purpose.

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Economy, People
Bhutan
| 17 Oct 2019 | 18:31

PHUENTSHOLING, Bhutan (Kuensel/ANN) - The problem of parking space for trucks, both Bhutanese and Indian, ferrying boulders and minerals from Bhutan to Bangladesh via Changrabandha-Burimari border has been solved.

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Politics, Regional, Business, Economy, People
Japan
| 17 Oct 2019 | 18:29

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - French national rugby team players have expressed their support for people affected by Typhoon No. 19 in a video posted on Twitter.

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Sports
Bhutan
| 17 Oct 2019 | 18:29

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - Every tourist guide renewing their licence will have to sit for a mandatory drug test from December.

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Business, Economy, People
Japan
| 17 Oct 2019 | 18:27

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - The worsening relationship between Japan and South Korea has had a negative impact on tourism, casting a shadow over the regional economy. 

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Business, Economy, Culture
Philippines
| 17 Oct 2019 | 18:26

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - Duterte fell off a motorcycle inside the Presidential Security Group (PSG) Compound in Manila Wednesday night.

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General