Ø  Pakistan committed to expanding trade ties with US

Ø  Pakistan seeks renewal of US tariff waiver

Ø  Taliban: 2 senior IS members killed in Afghanistan afghanistan/2023/02/28/6b3c3f80-b742-11ed-b0df-8ca14de679ad_story.html

Ø  Taliban comb Kabul records to hunt down U.S. war allies

Ø  U.S. Unveils Sweeping New Sanctions on Russia

Ø  Report: Energy and climate challenges will continue in 2023

Ø  Four Contending U.S. Approaches to Multilateralism

Ø  Guterres stresses UN commitment to Iraq during first visit in 6 years

Ø  Afghanistan still a grave humanitarian crisis, senior aid official says

Ø  WHO chief underscores need for ‘peace for health’ in landmark visit to northwest Syria

Ø  Pakistan abstains from voting on Ukraine resolution


Ø  Ship carrying 50,000MT Russian wheat reaches Gwadar

Ø  Blinken, Lavrov speak amid war of words over Ukraine at G20 meet

Ø  Russia accuses Ukraine of attacking its border region

Ø  UK foreign minister raises issue of BBC raids in India

Ø  Russia says it suspended nuclear pact because US was using it to help Ukraine

Ø  Hungary’s Orban says he understands Putin’s arguments, rejects his actions on Ukraine

Ø  Sanctions cause long-term damage to world trade principles — Siluanov

Ø  Approval of G20 declaration failed as West tried to push forward Ukrainian issue — Lavrov

Ø  US involvement in Ukraine hostilities liable to lead to direct nuclear conflict — envoy

Ø  India’s G20 meeting ends without consensus on Russia-Ukraine war

Ø  Macron says era of French interference in Africa is ‘over’


Ø  SBP Weekly Data Report

Ø  Govt swallows last bitter pills to keep IMF sweet

Ø  How much debt does Pakistan have to repay till June 2023?

Ø  Rupee goes into free fall

Ø  Moody’s cuts Pakistan credit ratings to Caa3

Ø  SBP jacks up policy rate by 300bps to 27-year high

Ø  Interest rate soars to historic high

Ø  All eyes on staff-level agreement after Pakistan gives in to IMF demands

Ø  Trade gap shrinks to $21.3 billion in Jul-Feb

Ø  Major response needed

Ø  IMF flags debt restructuring hurdles at G20

Ø  Oil set for weekly gain as China demand optimism trumps recession fears

Ø  Solid waste: a challenge as well as opportunity

Ø  Managing the Green Climate Fund

Ø  The climate challenge

Ø  Climate change is fueling more conflict between humans and wildlife

Ø  As climate changes, climate anxiety rises in youth