I.     U.S. Pushes U.N.-Led Peace Conference in Letter to Afghan Leader  
II.   Remote C.I.A. Base in the Sahara Steadily Grows III. Kremlin calls NYT report on planned US cyberstrikes on Russia ‘alarming’  
IV.  Focused US-Pakistan Engagement Is Better for Pakistan’s Economic Future   
V.    India to Buy First U.S. Armed Drones to Counter China, Pakistan  
VI.  US blocks delivery of Turkish gunships to Pakistan
VII. The Rise of Made-in-China Diplomacy


I.     Russian deputy FM: China & Russia to draw even closer under Western pressure  
II.   US President Joe Biden extends sanctions against Iran for another year
III.  Russia invites Pakistan to meeting on Afghan peace  
IV.   Putin and Erdogan launch construction of Akkuyu Nuclear Power Plant’s 3rd unit in Turkey   
V.     Diplomats from Russia, Spain, Italy discuss Israeli-Palestinian dialogue  
VI.   EMA head’s ‘Russian roulette’ remark on Sputnik V ‘regrettable, incorrect’ — Kremlin
VII. Russian latest fighters to get ice sensors with artificial intelligence
VIII. EU lawmakers threaten to veto green finance rules – for opposing reasons
IX.    Iran, US may develop synchronized steps to recover nuclear deal — Lavrov


I.     UN Report: Final warning: death threats and killings of human rights defenders (Human Rights Council)  
II.   Reflect nature’s ‘true value’ in economic policies and decisions, UN chief urges
III. Kyoto Crime Congress opens with declaration to tackle growing crime threats, promote inclusive COVID-19 recovery  
IV.  WHO calls for urgent action to ramp up production of COVID-19 vaccines for all   
V.    Hopes for UN Security Council action against Myanmar military coup ‘waning’ fast, warns Special Envoy  
VI.  WHO renews support to strengthen primary healthcare in Pakistan


I.    SBP Weekly Data Report  
II.  Govt proposes absolute autonomy for SBP III.  Pakistan Investment Bonds attract $12.7m after hike in yields  
IV.   Uzbekistan offered access to Pakistani ports
V.     IMF approval likely by March 24  
VI.   30m families to get direct subsidy from June: PM
VII.  Why this summer’s Central Asia-South Asia Connectivity Conference will be crucial
VIII. The era of VCs and boom of start-ups
IX.    ‘Alarming slowdown’ in Punjab economic recovery  
X.     SOEs continue bleeding money
XI.    World Bank sees 1.3pc growth for FY22
XII.   Exporters, spinners spar over yarn imports from India
XIII. EU has accepted plea on Basmati: REAP XIV.  The economics of Pakistan’s trade
XV.    Pakistan needs to change energy system
XVI.  China exports rise to highest in two decades after coronavirus hit
XVII.  Oil ticks up on global economic outlook, plummeting U.S. fuel inventories
XVIII. Chance to take ‘green path’ to Covid recovery being squandered, says UN
XIX.   U.S and China Engage, Tentatively, on Climate Change
XX.     Recognizing ‘historic tipping point’, UN begins push towards more sustainable energy future