How bank CEOs rake in the big dough

As the curtain coming down on 2017 coincided with his premature exit as CEO of Pakistan’s largest commercial bank, Habib Bank Limited,...

Is OLX feeling hot under the collar?

It’s an exciting time to be in Pakistan. We are seeing it in the numbers, in the growth we are getting, and...

China to provide assistance for PIA, aviation industry

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and China have mutually agreed on extending their bilateral relations and to work collectively for the betterment of Pakistan International...

NA body recommends govt to prioritise railways projects

  ISLAMABAD: Standing Committee on Pakistan Railways (PRs) has recommended the projects of PRs may be given priority by the government, especially the...

IMF overblows external account concerns?

Interview: Najam Ali, CEO, Next Capital The International Monetary Fund (IMF) came up with a dire warning for our policymakers last week:...

Not reliant on interest rates alone-interview with Zafar Masud, Director General, National Savings

Zafar Masud is a career banker and finance expert of proven credentials in top positions in corporate and investment banking and cash...

Why this book by Sirajuddin Aziz is a must-read

Presently the President and CEO of Habib Metropolitan Bank, with extensive experience of working in China, Hong Kong, Nigeria, the UAE and...

Post recovery, Byco set to become Pakistan’s largest fuel refiner

It is a breezy Friday afternoon in Mauza Kund, Hub (Balochistan), about 50 kilometers west of Karachi and a stone’s throw from...

Monsanto’s strong suit: Higher harvests, lower resources

Monsanto Company recently released its 2017 Sustainability Report, titled ‘Growing Better Together’. The report demonstrates Monsanto’s commitment to sustainability and details the...

Habib Metro shows how (not) to compete against the big boys and win

Habib Metro is a boring, unexciting bank. It’s neither big nor small. Nobody uses its credit card. It won’t serve you if...

Huawei, postmodern China in microcosm

Coinciding with Deng Xiaoping’s inspired new modernization design to transform People’s Republic of China around 13 years post the Cultural Revolution turmoil,...

Interview: David-Dohyung Kim, Director, Global Brand Management

Huawei, constantly redefining the future of technology Q: What has taken Huawei so long to become the brand it has? What is your...

How high should a high-rise be

The members of the Association of Builders and Developers (ABAD) heaved a sigh of relief after the Supreme Court judgement allowed construction...

An economic imperative: Adding women to Pakistan’s workforce in substantive numbers

Working longer hours than the usual nine-to-five, her day starting at 9 am but extended up to 7 pm a little more...

Social media changing female entrepreneurship dynamic

Maham Sohail runs a food delivery service page on Facebook, Home Bakers. As the title suggests, she delivers homemade food items of...