Crop Talk: From no potatoes to too many

One of Pakistan’s mightiest crops, the potato has suffered from overproduction and lack of government attention

Najam Sethi has resigned as chairman of Mitchell’s. What next? | Featured in Profit

A flurry in activity at the board of directors and change in management have all brought renewed interest to one of Pakistan’s...

The FATF. What, exactly, is it? | Profit Explains

A primer on what the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) is. And what finally getting off its grey list means for Pakistan.

The story of Steve Jobs | Profit Profiles

“It started in a garage.”   We look at the extraordinary life of Steve Jobs and his Apple Inc

The Legend of Moola Jatt

The record shattering film created a stir by demanding new financial sharing formulas with cinema houses, creating a stand-off with cinema owners....

The fate of Naya Pakistan Housing | Featured in Profit

Four years in, barely any work has been done on the once ambitious project.

The story of Jack Ma | Profit Profiles

“I’ve been rejected 31 times…” We look at how a Chinese English teacher changed the world of electronic business-to-business forever. And made...

India won’t play cricket in Pakistan. We don’t need them to | Featured in Profit

The PCB and cricket fans alike want to see India playing on our shores. But despite being iced out, Pakistan cricket has...

Virtual Cashiers: a new outsourcing opportunity?

There was a lot of outcry against Percy, an innovative new company’s IT-enabled business model of outsourcing Canadian restaurant cashiers jobs to...

You make WHAT per month?? | Banking Edition

Profit looks at the top salaries of bank CEOs in Pakistan, presumably the highest paid employees in country. In our print and online...

Crop Talk: Tea’s iron grip

Tea’s dark past can only be eclipsed by its very apparent potential

The story of Walmart | Profit Profiles

A plucky farmer’s kid with a dream built a company that became, at one point, the largest private employer in the world...

The Dar Effect | Profit Explains

Unlike the last time he was finance, minister, Ishaq Dar doesn’t have the dollars to perform his tried and tested (but irresponsible)...

Gautam Adani, Asia’s richest man | Profit Urdu

Profit tracks the meteoric rise of Gujarat’s Gautam Adani, that too in the ‘boring’ old economy sectors of the Indian economy.

Crop talk: Tobacco – Deadly product, cut-throat competition

Believe it or not, tobacco is one of Pakistan’s most successful crop stories. #tobacco #pakistan #Croptalk