COLOMBO (The Island/ANN) - The launch of the PPP unit at the upcoming ‘Sri Lanka Investment and Business Conclave’ will be witnessed by over 200 Investors and Business partners. Among them would be over 100 investors and business partners from more than 20 countries.

KARACHI (Dawn/ANN) - On Tuesday afternoon in Quetta, two Chinese nationals, a man and a woman who run a language centre in the city’s affluent Jinnah Colony, were forced into a car without a number plate by three armed men.

PESHAWAR (Dawn/ANN) - The execution of former spokesman for the Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan’s Swat chapter, Muslim Khan, who was sentenced to death last year by a military court on multiple charges of terrorism was stayed.

QUETTA (Dawn/ANN) - Three member-police investigation team formedto probe the kidnapping of two Chinese nationals from Quetta as Chinese foreign ministry asks Pakistani authorities to “take all necessary measures." 

KUALA LUMPUR (Sin Chew Daily/ANN) - Microsoft data reveals that 556 million people are victims of cybercrimes each year.

PUTRAJAYA (The Star/ANN) - Maids must be given a day off to ensure the domestic helper stays healthy, both physically and mentally, to be able to carry out tasks assigned.

KUALA LUMPUR (The Star/ANN) - A total of 350 personnel from various units showed their abilities to respond to dangerous situations if anything untoward should occur during the Games.

PETALING JAYA (The Star/ANN) - Proton and Geely signed an agreement on Wednesday that would see Geely take a 49.9% stake in Proton and a controlling stake in Lotus, the British sportscar maker, from Proton. 

KUALA LUMPUR (the Star/ANN) - Called "Verify Halal", it is approved by the Malaysian Islamic Development Department (Jakim).

SHAH ALAM (the Star/ANN) - The new plant will start off with a production capacity of 50,000 cars per year, and will churn up to 100,000 cars at maximum capacity.