Saudi Arabia allows shops to remain open during prayer times

RIYADH: Shops in Saudi Arabia may now stay open during prayer times, a leading government-linked newspaper said, relaxing the strict rules on closing shops and businesses for prayer five times a day. It is the latest in a series of

Shops looted in Islamabad’s Sector G-7, one injured

ISLAMABAD: Four armed men robbed a shop in the upscale Sector G7 Markaz within the limits of Aabpara police station. The incident occurred near the Rimjim paan shop as four unnamed suspects riding two motorcycles robbed a shop at gunpoint

Facebook launches new shopping feature to help online stores

SAN FRANCISCO: Facebook is launching Shops, a service that will allow businesses to display and sell products on the world’s largest social network’s platforms, Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said. The move to build up e-commerce offerings follows Facebook’s launch last

Shops reopen across country after two months

KARACHI: The shopkeepers across the country were allowed to open their shops on Monday with the permission of the federal and provincial governments. The shops and small markets had remained closed for about two months due to lockdown restrictions in the wake