Reposing full confidence in Finance Minister Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh, who had lost the Islamabad seat to Pakistan Democratic Movement’s (PDM) joint candidate Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani by five votes in the Senate elections,...

FBR signs $120m track & trace contract with AJCL Consortium 

ISLAMABAD: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on Friday signed a $120 million contract for track & trace system with AJCL Consortium. According to officials, a contract has been signed between...

MoIP proposes record Rs6.37bn Ramzan relief package

ISLAMABAD: Unlike previous years, the incumbent government is going to introduce a mega relief package for the holy month of Ramzan this year. According to details, the Ministry of Industries...

National bank recorded its highest profit ever. But has Usmani treated the cause or only the symptom?

Undeterred by controversies, NBP’s president faces the most challenging job of his career

Fauji Cement finally decides to expand

The cement sector is doing very well, allowing Fauji to take some belated risks

Pakistan’s not-so-cool refrigerator industry

If local producers can achieve economies of scale, Pakistan could become a refrigerator exporter. International brands are in the way of this

15 ways white-collar criminals are fleecing advertisers in Pakistan

In the absence of a regulator or client-led consequences what did you expect?

Why is Pakistan’s internet so slow?

Pakistan has some of the world’s slowest internet speed. Is anyone doing anything about it?

Dear offended reader…

This one is for you!

How a public-private partnership model will achieve import deletion

If the government hears PAAPAM out, their automotive model can work for Public sector bodies and corporations

Break the monopolies!

Can shortsighted governments deliver the one-step economic reform agenda Pakistan needs for the long term: Eradicate monopolies and cartels, in both, the public and private sector?

Competition is overrated

Not the silver bullet many argue it is

Here’s how we fix Pakistan’s SOE problem

Privatization or legislation, we must address the root of the problem

Tackling the Multi-Headed Energy Hydra

Fixing one problem causes three more