Interloop targeting Pakistan’s largest-ever private sector IPO

The nation’s 7th largest exporter is keen to get listed on the Pakistan Stock Exchange

On the budget, Asad Umar capitulates to the Q-Block babus

Asad Umar's lack of preparation on matters of taxation and finance have allowed the civil service to push for a rollback of necessary reforms

Aisha Steel Mills Ltd- Yet another business case built on protectionism

Located at Bin Qasim Industrial Park in Karachi, Aisha Steel Mills Limited (ASML) is aiming to more than triple its production before the end...

How will the new automakers’ coming to Pakistan affect local auto parts manufacturers?

Pakistan’s auto industry does look like a cartel of Japanese auto manufacturers – Suzuki, Toyota and Honda – with Suzuki catering to the smaller...

How Iqbal Z Ahmed became the Gas King of Pakistan

Search for Iqbal Z Ahmed on the internet and you will find stories of how one man has hijacked the energy sector of the...

Try Try Again

Mother of two teenaged boys, daughter of Anwar Moosajee (owner of the famous A. Moosajee and sons), a food and nutrition scientist, an entrepreneur...

Studio-Seven : Finding a niche in the furniture market

Pakistan is far behind in exports of furniture compared with our neighbouring countries like China, India, Nepal, Bangladesh and Iran etc -- only because...

Nepotism got you a seat on the company’s board. At least learn to do it well

About 60-70% of the people appointed as directors to the vast array of publicly listed companies in Pakistan are family members of the companies’...

How D-Watson continues to survive the onslaught it faces from large supermarket chains

The pharmacy business in Pakistan is not easy these days. In days past, all one needed to do in order to do well was...

Why ‘no profit’ still makes Zong happy

Faraz Ahmed, a resident of Anda Mor, North Karachi, wakes up at four every morning and sets off to his vendor’s home closeby. Leaving...

Tab to taxpayers: Rs5 billion

Located around 318 kilometers east of Karachi, the headquarter of Tharparkar, amid the sand dunes lies Mithi – infamous for its droughts and...

Are stories of PIA’s turnaround true?

The new CEO is well-credentialed and well-meaning, but can he alone overcome the national carrier’s myriad challenges?

How Pakistan dealt with the 2008 financial crisis

The country’s crisis was not directly tied to the bankruptcy of Lehman Brothers in the United States, but was indirectly hit by the global fallout of the US crash

What makes AkzoNobel go bullish on Pakistan?

With a board meeting, a product launch and the company’s business review all crammed together, Jeremy Rowe, AkzoNobel’s managing director for decorative paints in...

The global halal trade: Is Belgium the next frontier for Pakistani exports?

A growing Muslim population and rising non-Muslim interest in halal products is a market waiting to be captured

Popular News

Qatar to invest $22bn in Pakistan: report

Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani will visit Pakistan on June 23 (Sunday), a private media house reported on Monday.According to details, Qatar...

Latest News