ISLAMABAD: Minister for Finance and Revenue Shaukat Tarin Wednesday said the government had decided to provide tax relief in edible oil to bring the prices down by Rs40 to Rs50 per kilogramme. “After providing tax...

ADB projects Pakistan’s economy to grow by 4pc in FY22

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s economic growth rebounded to 3.9 per cent in the previous fiscal year (FY21), ended June 30, and is expected to reach 4.0pc in the current fiscal (FY22)...

SAPM Tabish Gauhar resigns again, PM accepts

Special Assistant to the Prime Minister (SAPM) on Power and Petroleum Tabish Gauhar on Tuesday announced that he had resigned from the post, almost a year after his appointment. "After...

Breaking the habit: will the government let the rupee go?

Trying to control the exchange rate has been one of Pakistan’s biggest macroeconomic policy blunders since Partition. Will the Imran Khan Administration break the cycle, or will they fall prey to their baser instincts?

Oversubscription at Octopus tells a tale of too much regulation

To avoid ridiculous levels of oversubscription, the free market must be allowed to do its job

Cement companies join heads as coal prices threaten recent success

The conference made it clear that while things have been good, the future might be a tougher road to tread

The Karachi sea view ship saga

Nearly three months and five tries later, the container ship stuck at Karachi beach is finally freed

Tractor collusion

“Is it just me, or is this tractor way too expensive?”

Celebrating Pakistani tech story the right way

An interesting concept, PakLaunch’s conference of entrepreneurs left a lot else to be desired

FinTech – shaping the future for the better

Pakistan may be late to the party, but that doesn’t mean it’s even close to last call

Developing an entrepreneurial vision for Pakistan

Universities need to step-up and give their students an entrepreneurial culture they can thrive in

The Pakistani meme that shook the world

On August of 1st, Muhammad Asif Raza went live on Facebook, as he sat with both new best friend Salman Ahmad Naqsh and ex-friend...

How to apply social proof for customer retention and conversion goals

Converting customers is a massive challenge. Retaining those new customers can be tricky, too

TikTok is a data collection service pretending to be a social network

Instead of banning it every few months, the PTA needs to come up with a proper censorship framework