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Saudi package to the rescue

Saudi Arabia is an all-weather friend and has once again come to Pakistan’s rescue. It ...
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Dam donatives

The government has launched a fund to build the Diamer-Bhasha Dam which when completed is ...
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The rupee: An inexorable slide

The Pakistan rupee’s inexorable slide downwards continues. The currency continues to remain under pressure due ...
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Taxation system: unfair, inefficient and corrupt

According to experts, the taxation system in the country is extremely unfair, inefficient and corrupt. ...
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Revised budget 2018-19: A non-starter

The revised Federal Budget for 2018-19 has come as a great disappointment. Some experts have ...
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PTI: From big spending to austerity drive

The biggest challenge to the new government is the debt crisis. With debt levels unacceptably ...
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A turnaround the need of the hour

The challenges facing the new PTI government are enormous. Prime Minister Imran Khan, in his ...
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The IMF option and China

Pakistan’s total debt is 82.6 per cent of the GDP. According to experts, for upcoming ...
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Moody’s and Fitch on Pakistan’s prospects

Two international credit rating agencies –Moody’s and Fitch – have come out with their latest ...
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Budget deficit: Elephant in the room

More bad news on the economic front. According to the latest data, the country booked ...