Selling is easy, recovery a huge challenge

“Construction is a vast sector and in terms of products produce and segments that we operate in, we are the leaders in...

Transitioning to EV is the way to go. If we’ll do it is another question entirely

The current debate in the United States is whether or not they are going to be able to cut down carbon emissions...

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...

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...

Giving it a go

I shall either find a way or make one, Hannibal Barca once said. This may best define the approach that led two...

Suspending people and businesses

On September 29, Muhammad Faisal, a full-time Uber driver in Karachi, as usual left home early, at six in the morning. Having...

Coming to Pakistan

In a dynamic smartphone market where it is hard to keep track after having attained success in the international smartphone market, Lenovo...

The People Manager

Partner in four successful businesses, with two more in the pipeline, he is a family man who makes it a point to...

Sound and stable, despite the rather steep fall

From 52,000-plus, the KSE-100 index’s fall to 41,000 points or thereabouts in under three months, Haroon Askari, Acting Managing Director (AMD) PSX...

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...

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...

Bloodbath at the bourses

‘For the market, uncertainty is worse than bad news,’ so goes an oft-quoted aphorism. The question is not whether the PML-N government...

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...

No quick fixes

The rupee declined sharply against the US dollar during intraday trading on July 5 and neither the central bank nor the federal...

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...