Why should Suzuki improve models, if people continue to patronise?

Hirofumi Nagao, former Pak Suzuki CEO having served the last of his third stint in Pakistan, fires a shot across the bow for new entrants: ‘Talk is cheap, in practice competing is difficult’.

Pak pharma industry suffers from government’s shackles

A thriving sector in Pakistan’s economy, pharmaceuticals is a $3.2 billion industry, growing at 15% annually, while its exports now at $US200 million are...

Kuch meetha ho jaye!

For some weeks now, Cadbury Dairy Milk is splurging its marketing rupees on a commercial featuring the fetching Mawra Hocane and the seasoned maestro...

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...

Setting the bar high

From 850 in 2000 to 1630 million tonnes per annum in 2016, the global steel production has nearly doubled since the turn of the...

Tetra Pak, a marvel of technology

Presently the Managing Director of Tetra Pak Pakistan, a position he took up in November 2015, Jorge Montero joined the Tetra Pak group about 24 years...

Where money is not the prime mover

Not a medical doctor himself but having received training in hospital management, Fahdel Sheikh is upscale Aadil Hospital’s owner and director. With a pleasant...

How Akhuwat impacts lives through the miracle of interest-free microfinance

$500 million worth of loans disbursed to 2.2 million families over a period of 16 years

Creating a niche from nowhere

In a spot of financial bother, her father Jawed Yasin asked Amal Faisal to take the plunge within days of her graduation from the...

Pakistan, a strategic hub for Nokia

Twitteratti went haywire on June 20, 2017. It wasn’t about JIT probing the premier and his family for tax evasion nor was it about...

Gunning for capital growth

Introducing equity investment in Pakistan, Capventures brought $5 million as FDI to Pakistan from the UK, the UAE and Hong Kong – yet kept...

TPL Life: A matter of perception

TPL-Life pioneering of instant scratch card concept life and health insurance backed by technology and ease of enrolment is a source of pride for the company

Growing bigger and bigger

One day at school in the early 2000s we were ushered to the library hall for ‘TV time’. Most students assumed it was going...

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 company’s progress...

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: Pakistan’s gross...

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ADB approves $235m loan for Karachi’s BRT

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $235 million loan to help develop Karachi’s Bus Rapid Transit project. According...

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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...