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A budget out of sync with ground realities

The federal budget 2022-23 is a no brainer. Formulated in a hurry by a newly ...
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Economic uncertainty looms large

With a sinking rupee, fast depleting forex reserves and an unrelenting price spiral, Pakistan’s economy ...
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Global food crisis and the World Bank role

The world is once again faced with a serious food shortage crisis. Following the devastation ...
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A NEW STRATEGY NEEDED TO BOOST EXPORTS

The latest State Bank of Pakistan figures show healthy growth in exports. During the first ...
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Tax reforms: A far cry

It is an indisputable fact that our tax system is outdated, outmoded and grossly unfair. ...
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IMF’s tougher conditions

After several rounds of tough negotiations, Pakistan and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) have agreed on ...
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The new government faces tough economic challenges

After the political games are over, it is the economy that matters most for our ...
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Sustainable Development Goals and Pakistan

The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development was launched in 2015. Its aim was to eliminate ...
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A hefty rise in policy rate

The State Bank of Pakistan’s Monetary Policy Committee held an emergency meeting last week to ...
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WORLD WATER DAY: A GRIM REMINDER

World Water Day is observed every year on March 22 to focus on the importance ...