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Pfizer sees COVID-19 vaccine demand for years, $26bn in sales

NEW YORK: Pfizer raised its forecast for COVID-19 vaccine sales by more than 70% to $26 billion in 2021, and said demand from governments around the world could contribute to its growth for years to come. The company said it

ECC grants permission to import wheat from Russia

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) has granted permission to import wheat from Russia to meet the country’s demand. The ECC meeting, chaired by Finance Advisor Abdul Hafeez Sheikh, approved the import of 180,000 metric tonnes of wheat from Russia.

Samsung forecasts profit rise on coronavirus demand

SEOUL: Samsung Electronics expects higher first-quarter profits this year as millions of people are working from home in coronavirus lockdowns pushing up demand for its chips. Samsung, the world’s biggest smartphone and memory chip maker, had operations suspended at eleven