Day archives: November 9th, 2016

Michigan Muslims face reality of Trump victory: ‘I pray for our community’

Michigan Muslims face reality of Trump victory: ‘I pray for our community’ In Dearborn, Michigan, where a third of residents are of Arab descent, residents voice alarm at the election’s results – but say they are ‘not giving up the fight’Joumana Ahmed: ‘I’m moving to Canada.’ Photograph: Ryan Felton for the Guardian ,For the city …

A Trump Business Partner Is the Philippines’ New U.S. Envoy

A Trump Business Partner Is the Philippines’ New U.S. Envoy BANGKOK — Mr. Duterte, whose colorful and unpredictable comments have drawn comparisons to Mr. Trump, late last month named the chairman of Century Properties Group, Jose E. B. Antonio, as an envoy to Washington for trade, investment and economic affairs, Philippine news outlets reported. Word …

Putin applauds Trump win

Putin applauds Trump win and hails new era of positive ties with US Russian president is among first to congratulate Republican on his surprise victory in the US electionsDonald Trump and Vladimir Putin. The Russian president said he was ready to restore fully fledged relations with the US. Composite: AP/Getty Shaun Walker in Moscowgn in …

Maximum participation in CPEC projects

ISLAMABAD: The Federal Minister for Planning and development Ahsan Iqbal said that private sector was the driver of economic growth and government wanted its maximum participation in CPEC projects to realise full benefits of this flagship project. While talking to a delegation of Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry that called on him led by …

TORONTO/WELLINGTON

TORONTO/WELLINGTON: Canada’s main immigration website appeared to crash and New Zealand reported increased traffic to its website for residency visas from U.S. nationals in the hours before Donald Trump surged to victory in the U.S. presidential election. In New Zealand, immigration officials told Reuters on the eve of the vote that New Zealand Now website, …

Trump, invites W. House

Trump, invites  W. House WASHINGTON: US President Barack Obama called Donald Trump, his newly-elected successor, Wednesday to congratulate him on his victory and invited him to the White House for talks on Thursday. Obama also called Hillary Clinton, his onetime secretary of state and fellow Democrat, to express his “admiration for the strong campaign she …

Trump’s disclosure win rattles world markets

Trump’s disclosure win rattles world markets AFP | Reuters — Updated about 5 hours ago  Global fiscal markets and oil prices went into a tailspin following the billionaire populist’s shock election win but losses narrowed after the president-elect’s conciliatory victory speech. Markets had priced a win for Democrat Hillary Clinton, who was seen as a status …

ISLMABAD:The joint opposition parties comprise members of Pakistan People Party (PPP), Awami National Party (ANP), Balochistan National Party Awami (BNP-A) and Pakistan Muslim League (PML-Q). They all strongly condemned forwarding the Panama Paper bill to the Senate Chairman, after the Chairman Senate Standing Committee on Law and Justice conducted voting to either forward the bill …