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Russia’s Expo Bank keen to invest in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Igor Vladimirovich Kim, the Chairman of leading Russian investment Expo Bank, expressed keen interest to invest in Pakistan’s financial sector. Igor Kim expressed his interest during a meeting with Federal Minister for…

Russia aims high with new passenger plane

Zhukovsky - Russia is set to unveil on Wednesday its new passenger plane MC-21, billed as a competitor to Boeing and Airbus even as the project is overshadowed by sanctions and setbacks with its predecessor, the Superjet. President…

Pakistan, Russia discuss defence ties, cooperation

MOSCOW: Pakistan and Russia discussed bilateral defence ties at the second round of Joint Military Consultative Committee held in Moscow, according to state-run APP. The Pakistani delegation was led by Defense Secretary Ikram-ul-Haq. The…

Qureshi phones Russian FM, discusses Kashmir situation

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi held a telephonic conversation with Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov yesterday to brief him on the current situation in the Indian Occupied Jammu and Kashmir. The FM briefed the…

Russia launches space telescoperus

Moscow - Russia launched a space telescope Saturday from the cosmodrome in Baikonur, Kazakhstan, in a joint mission with Germany intended to map X-rays across the sky and replace a project lost in January. Video posted on the website of…

Pakistan, Russia discuss security cooperation

Commander in Chief Russian Ground Forces General Oleg Salyukov, called on General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) at GHQ, on Tuesday During the meeting matters related to enhanced security / training cooperation and…