Meet the man who delivers your food

Tanveer Khan, a delivery boy at Mr. Burger, runs his made-in-China to the maximum bike in order to reach his customer before the meal...

Top of the totem pole

It was 1958, when two brothers Frank and Dan Carney from Kansas, USA were approached by a family friend to open a pizza...

Child Labour – End of a life before it begins

She was 11, shy and looked obviously very scared when I found her sitting on the floor of my living room with her aunt,...

What’s wrong with public debt in Pakistan

The issue of public debt in Pakistan has received a lot of attention from every concerned quarter. They have been many debates, seminars, and...

The Turnaround King

The career of a banker typically starts from an entry level position and consists of many shifts that include working at a variety of...

Business vs Ethics: The colour of corruption

This is the story of dodgy payments and shady business practices involving some of the largest, most powerful companies in Pakistan. At stake is...

A not so meaty affair

In what is so far the highest difference between floor price and strike price (Rs52) in the last five years, AlShaheer Corporation got publicly...

FINCA: Leading the way towards increased financial inclusion

Microfinance model was introduced four decades ago with the hopes of revolutionizing lending. There were high hopes of uplifting the not-haves of the society....

Karachiites pedal the cycling business

Just a kilometer ahead of Native Jetty Bridge on the left side of the road opposite KPT port, the historic Jackson Market is located....

Accessorize Yourself

It’s alright to be a geek, and even better to express the kind of geek you are. Puts you right in the group of...

A guide to ending tax evasion in Pakistan

No issue in Pakistan currently attracts as much attention as that of tax evasion. On one hand, we have the people of Pakistan accusing...

Return of the Stay-at-Home Mom: The Way Forward

According to the World Economic Forum’s (WEF) Global Gender Gap Report 2016, Pakistan ranks 143 out of 144 countries in the gender inequality index,...

Paxi: countering female harassment one ride at a time

A few months ago after getting her two older children married and sending her youngest son to Malaysia, 47 years old Rubina Naseem did...

“Newspapers are in trouble, Journalism is not”

Chapel Hill/Austin/KarachiWhen digital disruption hit newspaper businesses in the United States, most publications rushed to launch their Internet versions, some even tried paid walls....

12 brilliantly simple… yet simply indigestible ideas for the Finance Minister

Every year around this time the same question starts being asked everywhere, ‘what are you expecting in this year’s budget?’. The answer more often...

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Former PSX chairman Richard Morin breaks his silence

The former CEO of the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) Richard Morin has come out swinging against rumours surrounding his abrupt resignation as the boss...

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European watchdogs demand detail on Facebook’s cryptocurrency

LONDON: Facebook's fledgling cryptocurrency faced mounting scrutiny on Tuesday as European central bankers and regulators demanded more detail on the social media giant’s Libra project.Britain's...