LAHORE -- Fruit and vegetables smuggled from India are no longer available at the markets of Punjab after Islamabad suspended trade
with New Delhi in response to the latter scrapping occupied Kashmir's special status and imposing a lockdown in the disputed territory.
Summary: Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Apr 19 (ANI): Hours after India suspended trade
across the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir saying the route was being misused by Pakistan-based elements to smuggle weapons, narcotics and fake currency, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chief Mehbooba Mufti on Thursday claimed that the BJP was using Kashmir as a scapegoat to make electoral gains.
Pakistan had closed the border at Chaman and Torkham on Friday in connection with parliamentary elections in Afghanistan that had suspended trade
activities in the border town Chaman and Spin Boldak.
Lawmaker of GB Assembly Javaid Hussain said GB traders and government of Pakistan facing huge loss due to suspended trade
between Pak-China through Khunjerab Pass.
Saudi Arabia's securities regulator has suspended trade
in the shares of the kingdom's listed telecommunications operators after the government decided to extend their licences, as reported by Reuters .
Japan had earlier suspended trade
insurance coverage for Cuba in 2010 due to political reasons.
In a separate announcement, the bourse said it suspended trade
in Hellenic Bank shares for a day to clarify the bank's attempts to raise capital for regulatory purposes.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Ramin Mehman-Parast denied reports that Iran had suspended trade
transactions with the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Ramin Mehmanparast on Tuesday denied earlier reports that Iran had suspended trade
transactions with the UAE.
Earlier on Friday, the bourse in Athens suspended trade
in the shares in both banks ahead of the expected announcement.
of the Mobile Telecommunications Company (Zain) until it
The Warsaw stock exchange has said that it has suspended trade
in Bank Austria (BACA.WA) shares on Wednesday, reports Reuters.