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 ...
National

The menace of smuggling

Smuggling is one of the major curses retarding the growth of our economy. It is ...
National

The revenue conundrum

If you start with the wrong end of the stick, you cannot expect the right ...
National

IMF, the only answer to our economic problems?

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is like an addiction. Many countries have taken the IMF ...
National

Reducing the cost of doing business

Pakistan’s business community is waking up to its responsibility towards the task of national economic ...
National

Reviving a sick economy

The economic picture is one of confusion and listlessness. There are both green and red ...