Pakistan’s imports of Russian crude oil are expected to start in late March. Russian energy minister Nikolay Shulginov said that Pakistan would pay for its imports of crude oil in the currencies of friendly nations. Shulginov is in Islamabad for an annual intergovernmental commission on trade and economic relations between Pakistan and Russia. At a […] The post Pakistan To Start Importing Russian Crude Oil In March appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.
Yesterday, with the collaboration of the Islamabad Policy Research Institute (IPRI) and The National Book Foundation (NBF), the launch ceremony of former Ambassador Asif Durrani’s book Turmoil: Events in Afghanistan, South Asia, Middle East, Ukraine and Pakistan was held at at IPRI, Islamabad. The book itself is published by the National Book Foundation. The book […] The post An Ambassador’s Take On Turmoil In Pakistan, The Region And Beyond appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.
The year 2022 was a tumultuous one for Pakistan’s domestic politics and even self-image, but one aspect of foreign policy proves how structure is massively preponderant over the local imagination. Here, we refer to the country’s relations with the three great powers shaping the politics of Eurasia and the globe: i.e. the US, China and […] The post How Have Dramatic Changes In 2022 Shaped Pakistan’s Relations With The World’s Big Three? appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.