National

Pakistan’s legislators defy tax laws

Our lawmakers, who claim to make laws for us, don’t follow the rules themselves, including ...
National

Tax reform: A far cry

It is an indisputable fact that our tax system is outdated, outmoded and grossly unfair. ...
National

Pakistan and the IMF: A difficult choice

In order to fight inflation and suppress aggregate demand, the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) ...
National

Growing e-commerce in Pakistan

Despite rapid strides made in the last few years, Pakistan’s e-commerce market is much smaller ...
National

Pakistan’s flourishing mobile phone industry

Pakistan is faced with the problem of a worsening trade deficit – imports far in ...
National

Revenue shortage retarding SDGs progress

Pakistan is way behind the neighbouring countries in meeting the targets of Social Development Goals ...
International

Rising wealth and growing inequality

The twin phenomenon of rising wealth and growing inequality has become the defining feature of ...
National

A possible solution to Pakistan’s energy crisis

Affordable energy is the backbone of sustained economic growth. One reason why Pakistan’s economy has ...
National

Shielding the poor from the impact of inflation

Inflation is on the rise as evidenced by year-on-year Consumer Price Index (CPI) national headline ...
National

HIGHER EXPORTS CAN STABILISE RUPEE

The Pakistani rupee is going down and down and dipped by an additional Rs1.6 against ...