Inclusive policies for home-based workers, gender equality stressed

LAHORE: “Women entrepreneurship is the way to economic success. Home-based workers (HBWs) are the key to the economic growth but they go unrecognised”. This...

Industry-academia linkages are indispensable to commercialise research: VP FPCCI

ISLAMABAD: Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) Vice President (VP) Waheed Ahmad welcomed the delegation of Jinnah University for Women comprising...

SU’s IBA signs MoU with Pakistan Stock Exchange Karachi

HYDERABAD: The Institute of Business Administration (IBA) University of Sindh (SU) Tuesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) Karachi...

Rs7.5 bn reimbursed to 149,695 students from underdeveloped districts

ISLAMABAD: Under Prime Minister’s Fee Reimbursement Scheme, an amount of Rs7.5 billion has been reimbursed to around 149,695 students belonging to less developed districts...

OICCI launches ‘Heroes Leadership Lounge’ on International Women’s Day

KARACHI: The Overseas Investors Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OICCI) has launched the ‘Heroes Leadership Lounge’ as part of its celebrations for International Women’s...

Current Account deficit to reach $15-16 billion this year: MoF

ISLAMABAD: With a whopping increase by $4 billion, the current account deficit in this financial year is feared to reach $15 to 16 billion...

NED hosts Lotte Scholarship Foundation awarding ceremony

KARACHI: NED University of Engineering and Technology hosted a LOTTE Scholarship Foundation awarding ceremony on January 18. The event had a great turn out where...

Pakistan Army owns $20 billion stakes in fifty conglomerates claims Indian media report

LAHORE:  The Pakistan army exercises control over fifty conglomerates said to be worth $20 billion stretching from banks, industrial plants, universities, milk dairies, stud farms,...

AIOU, Chambers of Commerce join hands for promoting youth entrepreneurship   

ISLAMABAD: Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) and, Rawalpindi and Islamabad chambers of commerce and industries on Wednesday joined hands to promote youth entrepreneurship and...

QAU to get scientific research, industrial infrastructure upgradation system costing Rs276mn

ISLAMABAD: In a major leapfrog in facilitating the local universities and Research & Development (R&D) organisations to flourish scientific and industrial infrastructure, the federal government...

ACCA conducts workshop on ‘Business and Finance Reporting for Journalists’

ISLAMABAD: ACCA actively works on a broad range of capacity-building projects to strengthen accountancy and finance literacy as well as the infrastructure in Pakistan...

Let public schools give us a run for our money

Heir to the four-decades-old Beaconhouse School System, and so much more, Kasim Kasuri comes from the most eminent family of Kasur in politics –...

Nixor – Where teenagers rule the roost

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It was earlier rumoured that the caretaker government would opt for a bailout from the International Monetary Fund (IMF), however, after the caretaker setup denied such plans, Pakistan is likely to rely on short-term loans from China till the next government takes charge.