Ø  US senators seek immigration protection for Pakistani migrants

Ø  Pakistan hits back at Biden’s ‘dangerous nation’ comment

Ø  Party gatherings give a window into Biden’s mind, from nukes to Pelosi

Ø  Under Pressure: The Present and Future of International Order

Ø  AUKUS Has Big Technology Hurdles with Some Very Big Rewards

Ø  Sharper: The State of AI

Ø  US backtracks on Pakistan, US State Dept says it can secure nukes

Ø  When Do Protests Succeed? The Case of Iran and the Arab World

Ø  ‘Undeniable need for accountability’ in Ukraine as violations mount

Ø  Report: UN Commission has found an array of war crimes, violations of human rights and international humanitarian law have been committed in Ukraine

Ø  Killings and detentions of children in Iran must end, UN child rights committee urges

Ø  Business leaders deliver bold solutions to unlock long-term investment in SDGs

Ø  Report: The Sustainable Development Goals Report 2022

Ø  Global food crisis: Let’s move from ‘despair to hope and action’, urges Guterres

Ø  Report: Trade & Development Report 2022

Ø  Report: State of Climate Services Report


Ø  Pakistan continues searching for wheat suppliers — expert

Ø  Floods jeopardize Pakistan’s food security — expert

Ø  Why did Putin impose martial law in occupied Ukrainian regions?

Ø  Energy crisis: Fuel shortages could be a ‘blessing’ for the climate, says UN weather chief

Ø  Energy crisis: EU still split on gas cap as Germany and the Netherlands join forces to oppose

Ø  Energy crisis: Germany’s Scholz extends nuclear power plants’ lifespan in ‘snub’ to Greens

Ø  Energy crisis: Spain and France announce new deal to build underwater gas pipeline

Ø  Grain deal extension depends on results for Russia, which are now moderate — diplomat

Ø  Claims of Iran’s drone supplies to Russia hamper JCPOA talks — diplomat

Ø  More than $1 billion worth of NATO weapons for Kiev ends up on black market — Russia’s MFA

Ø  Russia follows 20th CPC Congress and intends to step up cooperation with China — diplomat

Ø  Pakistan finance minister says it may buy discounted Russian oil

Ø  Mass drone attacks in Ukraine foreshadow the ‘future of warfare’

Ø  Liz Truss gone: Who will become the UK’s new prime minister?

Ø  Israel, Ukraine discuss air defence systems after drone strikes

Ø  EU fails to agree on cap on gas prices after 11 hour summit

Ø  White House says Iran helping Russia ‘on the ground’ in Crimea

Ø  EU agrees on new sanctions over Iranian drones in Ukraine


Ø  SBP Weekly Data Report

Ø  Current account deficit shrinks 37% to $2.2bn in first quarter of FY23

Ø  Steering through troubled waters

Ø  Pakistan’s dollar bonds become highly volatile

Ø  Pakistan seeks rescheduling of $27bn bilateral debt: Ishaq Dar

Ø  Pakistan’s troubles justify slump in bond prices, says JPMorgan

Ø  Imports of petroleum, food rise to $7.5bn

Ø  Pakistan will have to take ‘tough’ decisions for economic recovery: World Bank

Ø  Exchange rate and price mechanism

Ø  The worsening cycle

Ø  ADB to ink $1.5bn loan for Pakistan today

Ø  Reforms: more action needed

Ø  A risky bet

Ø  Trade Act 2022 welcomed

Ø  Intertwined: energy and national security

Ø  Pakistan seeks billions of dollars in new loans after floods: Financial Times

Ø  Pakistan’s grid failures reinforce need for investment

Ø  Groundwater export

Ø  New hydel projects to produce over 11,000MW

Ø  Floods spike Pakistan poverty rate: WB

Ø  Oil wavers as rate hike talk offsets fading China demand hopes

Ø  After us, the deluge

Ø  Dysfunctional drainage

Ø  Floods wreck third of cotton crop

Ø  Climate justice at home

Ø  Pakistan to take up climate financing issue at COP27, says minister

Ø  Most diseases worsened by climate change, new research reveals. Here’s what we can do about it