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After getting a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from Fast University, Khurram Samad decided to use his skills and the best technology available at hand...

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 to “go...

Proficiency in Chinese Language can help you earn up to Rs 100,000

Just as you enter Iqbal Karim’s room, one gets overwhelmed instantly. It’s not because how unorganized his study table looks or how the almost-vintage...

Another trip to the IMF?

Pakistan has gone to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) many times for the ‘last time.’ This time it was for a 36-month Extended Fund...

Marketing Pakistan

Marketing Association of Pakistan (MAP) will hold the Sixth Marketing Conference in Lahore on 13th-14th March, under the title of MARCON ’17, (not to...

Pakistan’s Only Powerful Women In Business

When we set out at making the first of Profit's annual list of the most powerful businesswomen in Pakistan, we had assumed that shortlisting...

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...

In Conversation with Roshanay Zafar

Founded in 1996, Kashf was the first NGO microfinance institution envisioned to become a 'one-stop financial service provider' for low income women and their...

Make your own sandwich!

According to the International Finance Corporation, only 13% of the 303 companies, surveyed in Pakistan in 2010, had more than one woman director on...

After a stellar entrepreneurial run, TRG is Zia Chishti’s swan song

The first thing you notice when you walk into Zia Chishti’s office in Washington DC is that you can see the White House from...

Big bucks but mediocre results

When it comes to stock market performance of last year, listed banks’ were at a distant south of benchmark KSE-100 Share Index – a...

Flour, sugar and everything nice

When it comes to choices in foods and confectionaries, it turns out Karachiites are in luck -- courtesy of over 2 crore inhabitants that...

Location, Location, Location

The choice of marketing is one of the most strategic decisions a business makes.Would you rather spend on conventional types of advertisement (billboards, TVCs...

SAPT: Opening new horizons for trade in Pakistan

If you  take an aerial view of South Asian Port Terminal (SAPT), an under construction member port of  Hutchison Ports Holding (HPH) being built...

PakWheels: The road to a $1 billion valuation

The automobiles market in Pakistan has grown exponentially over the last ten to fifteen years. Growing competition between the big three indigenous players (Suzuki,...

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FBR warns business community against under-invoicing, misdeclaration

The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has warned the business community against under-invoicing or misdeclaration of imported goods. “Otherwise, the FBR will take punitive action...

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