When is the right time to buy a home?

Several factors influence the right time to buy a home, but most of them revolve around personal preferences rather than circumstances

Pakistan, a strategic hub for Nokia

Twitteratti went haywire on June 20, 2017. It wasn’t about JIT probing the premier and his family for tax evasion nor was...

Is Sultana Siddiqui about to lose control over Hum TV?

A sudden spike in investor interest in the company’s stock has the market swirling with rumours about a change in control of one of Pakistan’s biggest media companies

Waves Singer corrects course with Coca Cola commercial freezers deal

The deal means that Waves Singer is now giving competition to Caravell, which has otherwise dominated the sector

GrocerApp is expanding its operations. But can it succeed in its market?

We take you through the business model, the ethic and what lies ahead of GrocerApp

As prices keep declining, furnace oil starts looking more attractive as a fuel

Global prices for high-sulfur furnace oil (HSFO) have been tumbling this year, and analysts believe that if the slide continues, it would...

The taxi driver in the age of Careem

Careem may have opened up earning opportunities for many, but for others, it has left financial devastation in its wake

Inflation climbs up again

Think back to the beginning of the year 2020. A simpler time, pre-Covid-19, pre economy crumbling, when the biggest concern Pakistan had...

ETDB: Where Pakistan sends a bureaucrat to do a banker’s job

Somewhere in Istanbul, Javed Aslam must be reflecting on his four-year stint as President of the ECO Trade and Development Bank (ETDB)....

How on earth are Sarya manufacturers consistently coming up with great ads? And why all of a sudden now?

The latest DVC from Amreli attempts to create an emotional connection between strength of character and the reliability of its product

Could Malaysia be the answer to Pakistan’s trade woes?

Pakistan and Malaysia have had the infrastructure to become major trading partners in place for years, but have failed to do so

Turnaround at AkzoNobel Pakistan in the making?

It has been a rough few years at AkzoNobel Pakistan, but there may finally be light at the end of the tunnel....

How might the Coronavirus outbreak affect Pakistan’s economy?

If you think the global paranoia and hysteria surrounding the 2019 coronavirus outbreak is a little overblown, you are wrong. The disease,...

TPL Life: A matter of perception

TPL-Life pioneering of instant scratch card concept life and health insurance backed by technology and ease of enrolment is a source of pride for the company

K&N’s vs everyone else: the battle for the frozen food aisle

Overheard at a supermarket in Karachi: a young mother, clearly agitated by the constant nagging of her child, tells her 8-year-old son...