Category: International Current Affairs

Saudi Arabia Allows Women to start own business without male permission

Heading towards the goals of women empowerment, Saudi Arabia passed a new policy change under which Saudi women can start their own business without any requirement of permission from male guardian. The change in policy was announced on Thursday by the government of Saudi. As per new rules, Saudi women can now start their private […]

New prime minister of Nepal – KP Sharma Oli

KP Sharma Oli has been appointed as new prime minister of Nepal. Communist Party of Nepal (Unified Marxist-Leninist) Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli has sworn in as 41st PM of Nepal. He was administered the oath of office by President Bidya Devi Bhandari at Nepal’s capital Kathmandu. KP Oli will be succeeding Nepali Congress Party’s Sher […]

LinkedIn Scheduler Launched to Ease Hiring Process

Linkedin a professional social networking site with an aim to make hiring process more convenient has launched LinkedIn scheduler tool. The tool is expected to work for both sides that is for recruiters and also for job seekers. LinkedIn Scheduler helps recruiters to automate the hiring process. Below are main points related to this new […]

World’s First Autonomous Pods Unveiled in Dubai

First tests of worlds first autonomous pods was launched by Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) at the World Government Summit on Sunday. It was launched in cooperation with Next Future Transportation. The pods are designed for travelling small and medium distances. The pods are easy to join and detach from each other within seconds […]

Indra Nooyi becomes ICC’s first independent woman director

PepsiCo chairman and CEO Indra Nooyi has been selected as first independent woman director of ICC. Appointment of Indra as ICC’s first independent female director was decided unanimously in a meeting held on last Friday (9-02-2018). She will be joining the board in June 2018 for a term of two years. Indra Nooyi has been […]

Dubai International Airport ranks world’s busiest international airport

Dubai International Airport continuous to be ranked at number one to become world’s busiest airport for international travel. As per the statistics released by Dubai Airport department, 88.2 million passengers came to the Airport in last year 2017. The number of international passengers received last year is higher as compared to previous year 2016. In […]

Melbourne Cricket Ground Will host final of men’s, women’s 2020 World T20

Australia’s Melbourne cricket ground will host the finals of men’s and Women’s 2020 World T20 tournaments. The announcement regarding this was made by organisers on last Tuesday. Women’s semi-finals will be held at Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) whereas men’s semi-final matches will take place at Sydney and Adelaide. Women pool matches will be played at […]

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