US politicians support move to sue Saudis over 9/11

Courtesy Dawn News WASHINGTON: Two leading US presidential candidates, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders, on Monday backed a bill that would allow families of 9/11 victims to sue governments whose nationals were involved in the attack. Although the Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act, approved by the Senate’s judiciary committee last month, does not specifically…

IFC praises Pakistan’s economic policies

Courtesy Dawn News WASHINGTON: The Executive Vice President of the International Finance Commission (IFC), Philippe Houerou, praised economic policies and financial discipline of the Pakistan government. In a meeting with a Pakistani delegation led by Finance Secretary Dr Waqar Masood Khan, the IFC vice president appreciated improvement in macro indicators and growth rates of Pakistan.…