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Farewell to jobs

More than 18.5 million people are estimated to have lost jobs in Pakistan in the ...
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Widening deficits: Back to square one?

Pakistan’s trade deficit is widening despite an increase in exports. The budget deficit has also ...
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The rising rupee

The Pakistani rupee continues to strengthen against the dollar in recent weeks after uncertainty deepened ...
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Relief package for industry

Prime Minister Imran Khan has announced a huge relief package for the industrial sector, which ...
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Signs of early revival

International financial institutions have revised their forecasts upward for Pakistan for the current fiscal year ...
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Falling Tax-to-GDP Ratio

Pakistan’s tax-to-GDP ratio declined to 9.4pc in 2019-20 as compared to 11.1pc in 2017-18. In ...
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Constraints to Pakistan exports

Pakistan’s exports have tumbled by around 20pc in August after increasing by 6pc in July. ...
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Short-live celebrations on exports

The government’s celebrations on a 20pc increase in Pakistan’s exports in July were cut short ...
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Early signs of amelioration

Early signs of economic recovery are visible in Pakistan but some experts are still skeptical ...
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Distinct signs of recovery

Pakistan’s exports and tax collection have started increasing after it eased coronavirus lockdown gradually. The ...