Technocratic solutions are not enough; Pakistan needs to have major political parties agree on the broad contours of economic policy
We need to deregulate our cities to allow more construction and high-rise development
The government should formulate a clear trade strategy, and then subsidise industries that can compete globally
Profit speaks to five of the nation’s top experts on what the government should do in order to get the economy humming again
ISLAMABAD: As the government is already facing a revenue shortfall of Rs125 billion during the past six months due to the relaxation of taxes...
Why letting the currency exchange rate fall may help fix some (but not all) of the structural flaws in the economy
These projects also have helped Pakistan reduce its heavy dependence on gas and LNG power plants, which account for 50 per cent of total installed capacity.
According to the breakdown of Chinese investments in Pakistan, 22 early harvest projects under CPEC have been completed or are under construction, with a total investment of $18.9 billion.
The meeting chaired by Senator Ahmed Khan on Thursday discussed the total number of vehicles sold, the amount of tax paid, details of spare parts produced locally and imported from abroad and fulfilment of corporate social responsibility role by Toyota, Honda and Suzuki motors.
The budget call circular is issued every year to all federal ministries and departments wherein the Finance Division calls upon them to initiate the budget-making process.
Clarifying a news item on current account deficit, appeared in a section of press on December 20, it said the news does not reflect the factual position, a Finance Division press release said.
No new energy projects being proposed for the 8th JCC
Finance Minister asks SBP to develop information sharing mechanism on major decisions, meanwhile, government expects improvement in economy after January 2019
Most macroeconomic indicators have worsened since the Imran Khan Administration took office, but the party appears set to initiate some key economic reforms