National

An economy in recession mode

The government is painting a rosy picture of the economy. In support of its contention ...
National

SBP report: A grim transition

The State Bank of Pakistan’s annual report for 2018-19 paints the picture of an economy ...
National

SMEs: A neglected sector

The small and medium enterprises (SMEs) play an important role in the economic growth of ...
National

A depressing picture of Pakistan economy

In its annual report, the World Bank has cut Pakistan’s economic growth forecast for the ...
National

Consumer confidence on the wane

The latest consumer confidence survey of the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) shows that there ...
National

Global economy – a rocky ride

The global economy is undergoing a sea change. China is rising while all other major ...
National

Rising inflation

There has been no let-up in the pressure on prices as the inflation rate rose ...
National

Govt’s claims vs realities

Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance, Hafeez Sheikh, last week come out with another ...
National

Mixed trends

The economy is showing both positive and negative trends. According to the latest report by ...
International

A faulty roadmap

Government spokespersons don’t tire of talking of a roadmap to increase economic activity and provide ...