VOLUME 15 ISSUE # 21

National VOLUME 15 ISSUE # 21

Budget in the shadow of corona crisis

The government is confronted with multifaceted challenges in the next financial year 2020-2021. It would ...
National VOLUME 15 ISSUE # 21

Pakistan universities’ incapacity

The most important victim of the Covid-19 pandemic in Pakistan is the education sector, including ...
National VOLUME 15 ISSUE # 21

Covid-19, governance and people’s attitude

As cases of Covid-19 in Pakistan have surpassed 100,000 and deaths from the virus have ...
National VOLUME 15 ISSUE # 21

Hoping for V-shaped recovery

Pakistan expects a V-shaped economic recovery after the spread of the coronavirus slows down. It ...
National VOLUME 15 ISSUE # 21

Covid-19 budget

The government has presented an ambitious budget for the next financial year and set the ...
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Pakistan’s widening poverty line

The coronavirus pandemic is projected to push over 10 million more people below the poverty ...
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Protecting biodiversity

The world faces a more serious climate crisis after Covid-19 lockdowns have started easing and ...
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Rising food insecurity

Pakistan has decided to import two million ton wheat to bridge the production shortfall. It ...
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Covid-19 worsens existing inequalities among nations

According to a study by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the Covid-19 pandemic could ...
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Widely missed targets

The Pakistan Economic Survey 2019-20 shows all fiscal targets were missed by a huge margin ...