National

The ugly face of sugar mafia

A report by a committee set up to probe recent sugar and wheat crises has ...
International

Cushioning the economy from coronavirus impact

According to the Ministry of Planning, an estimated 15 million people in the country will ...
National

Economic revival: digitization is the only way

There is a close link between GDP growth and employment generation. We need faster economic ...
National

Containing the budget deficit: a review

The government recently presented the mid-term budget review of 2019-20 in the National Assembly. The ...
International

Coronavirus and global economy

According to a survey conducted by the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), the ...
International

FATF: Getting out of the ‘grey list’

Contrary to the expectations of India and other hostile forces, the Financial Action Task Force ...
National

Fiscal deficit’s downward trend

The latest figures for the first half of fiscal 2019-20 show that fiscal consolidation continues ...
National

Debt burden: Mortgaging our economic future

Pakistan’s debt burden is rising rapidly, endangering our economic future. In its debt policy statement ...
National

Business looks to the future with confidence

As we all know, these are difficult times for the economy and business in general. ...
National

What caused the flour crisis?

The country was recently hit by a serious wheat crisis and a moderate sugar crisis ...