Qatari shipping company is set to launch what it calls the fastest direct service between Doha and the Pakistani port city of Karachi this week, as the Persian Gulf state seeks to establish new trade routes amid a land, air and sea blockade from its Arab neighbors.
Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc called on high ranking officials responsible for trade from the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) member economies to step up their efforts to expand the advantages of market integration and trade, boost cooperation to achieve the shared goal of greater prosperity for all in the Asia-Pacific.
Fajr International Film Festival 2017 unveiled high profile acquisitions of Iranian films at its opening ceremony on Friday. The main activity is in sales for films screening in the sidebar Film Market. It may take time to assess this run. But so far all signs indicate a strong return to the robust activity and old time glamor of past events.