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  1. Bajwa and Dar overtaxation zeal will crash Pakistani economy like Indian lowering of growth rate to half .

    The Indian newspaper articles seem to imply that if figure fudging is not done the rate of growth of Indian economy as fallen to about half , i,e near 4% in Modi time and large scale unemployment is...

    Started by shaikh, 20-Oct-2017 01:51 AM
    • Replies: 6
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  2. Pakistan Economy : What is reality. Good or Bad!

    پاکستان کا داخلی اور غیر ملکی قرضہ مجموعی طور پر جون 2017 میں 19 ہزار 634 (19634) ارب روپے ہے جو کہ 61.6 فیصد آف جی ڈی پی...

    Started by thepearl, 17-Oct-2017 03:49 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 385
    17-Oct-2017, 05:24 PM Go to last post
  3. Sale of cars on the rise in Pakistan

    The sale of cars in the country rose to 50,640 units during the first quarter of fiscal year 2017-18 compared to the sale of 41,405 units during the same period of last year showing an increase of...

    Started by Rajarawal111, 13-Oct-2017 09:37 AM
    desan, munawarkhan, rtabasum2, will_bite
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 962
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  4. Pakistan Meat Industry Experiencing Strong Growth

    Pakistan per capita meat consumption has nearly tripled from 11.7 kg in 2000 to 32 kg in 2016. It is projected to rise to 47 kg by 2020. Rising Incomes and Meat Consumption: Pakistan's per...

    Started by RiazHaq, 13-Oct-2017 06:52 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 306
    13-Oct-2017, 12:55 PM Go to last post
  5. بچت کرنے کے 7 طریقے

    پیسہ خرچ کرنا جتنا ضروری ہے، پیسے بچانا بھی اتنا ہی ضروری ہے۔ یہ بچی ہوئی رقم مستقبل میں کسی آڑے وقت میں کام...

    Started by USTADBONA, 12-Oct-2017 05:21 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 12,423
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  6. Muddled World Bank report: Pakistan ‘needs’ $31b this year to stay afloat

    Muddled World Bank report: Pakistan ‘needs’ $31b this year to stay afloat By Shahbaz Rana Published: October 10, 2017 PHOTO: FILE ISLAMABAD: A World Bank report warns that...

    Started by abhay, 12-Oct-2017 03:15 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 373
    12-Oct-2017, 05:05 AM Go to last post
  7. Pakistan Among Fastest Growing LNG Markets in the World

    Pakistan joined the list of LNG importers last year and promptly became one of the world's fastest growing LNG markets, according to Shell 2017 LNG report. The South Asian nation has suffered a...

    Started by RiazHaq, 30-Sep-2017 11:27 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 462
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  8. Warning Signs for Weakening Economy of Pakistan -- People rushing to buy dollars as the inflation of Pakistani Rupee seems imminent

    KARACHI: Fearing a devaluation of the rupee, Pakistanis have started piling up dollars in their foreign currency accounts. This has resulted in an increase of $1.2 billion in foreign currency...

    Started by Musafir123, 29-Sep-2017 05:06 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 422
    29-Sep-2017, 06:44 PM Go to last post
  9. Pakistan Moves Up In the List of Last 20 Competitive Countries

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has improved its overall position by seven places in the influential Global Competitiveness Index of the World Economic Forum (WEF), crawling out of the bottom-20, but continued...

    Started by Musafir123, 29-Sep-2017 04:35 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 302
    29-Sep-2017, 06:39 PM Go to last post
  10. Asian Development Bank (ADB) warns Pakistan over economy’s vulnerability

    Asian Development Bank (ADB) warns Pakistan over economy’s vulnerability MHMehtab Haider ...

    Started by Kamran Stu, 29-Sep-2017 09:52 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 225
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  11. India Stocks Sink: Economic Troubles & Pakistan Scuffles : Barrons

    India Stocks Sink: Economic Troubles & Pakistan Scuffles India's economic growth is struggling, its indications that the budget deficit won't shrink sent bond yields higher and equities lower. ...

    Started by NasNY, 28-Sep-2017 09:03 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 368
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  12. Pakistan’s twin deficits may be hard to bear: ADB

    Pakistan’s twin deficits may be hard to bear: ADB ISLAMABAD: The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has said that Pakistan’s twin deficits – that are historically root causes of bringing an...

    Started by akmal1, 27-Sep-2017 11:56 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 315
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  13. How Has Bangladesh Left Pakistan Behind in Per Capita Income?

    A headline in the Economist magazine's recent issue screams: "Bangladesh's GDP per person is now higher than Pakistan's". Let's examine this development to understand its causes. Per Capita GDP: ...

    Started by RiazHaq, 25-Sep-2017 11:27 PM
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 737
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  14. Can Pakistan Economy Add 2 Million Jobs a Year?

    About 20 million Pakistanis are expected to enter the labor market over the next 10 years. Can Pakistani economy add jobs at a rate of 2 million a year for the next decade to absorb all new entrants...

    Started by RiazHaq, 16-Sep-2017 11:29 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 384
    17-Sep-2017, 07:49 AM Go to last post
  15. Cool India’s forex reserves top $400 billion for the first time

    India’s forex reserves top $400 billion for the first time, shows RBI data India’s foreign exchange reserves rise past $400 billion for the first time ever, strengthening policy makers’...

    Started by abhay, 15-Sep-2017 09:25 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 297
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  16. Bangladesh’s GDP per person is now higher than Pakistan’s (Economist)

    WHEN Bangladesh won independence from Pakistan in 1971, it was much poorer than the country it left. Industry accounted for only 6-7% of its GDP, compared with over 20% in Pakistan. The battle for ...

    Started by kakajee, 13-Sep-2017 03:32 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 419
    14-Sep-2017, 01:08 PM Go to last post
  17. Campaign of Fear, Uncertainty and Doubt About CPEC

    An unrelenting campaign of fear, uncertainty and doubt (FUD) about China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) has been unleashed in the media in recent weeks. This strategy harkens back to the...

    Started by RiazHaq, 22-May-2017 11:33 PM
    china, cpec, fud, pakistan
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 774
    13-Sep-2017, 12:22 AM Go to last post
  18. Where's the Real Population "Disaster in the Making"? Pakistan or the West?

    Multiple western newspaper headlines are screaming of a "disaster in the making" in Pakistan after the latest population census in the country. These headlines beg the question: Is Pakistan's total...

    Started by RiazHaq, 11-Sep-2017 12:26 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 576
    11-Sep-2017, 01:13 PM Go to last post
  19. Venezuela Is About to Ditch the Dollar in Major Blow to US: Here is Why It Matters.

    Venezuela Is About to Ditch the Dollar in Major Blow to US: Here’s Why It Matters. By Darius Shahtahmasebi September 09, 2017 "Information Clearing House" - Venezuelan President Nicolas...

    Started by Anuuge67, 11-Sep-2017 03:44 AM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 569
    11-Sep-2017, 07:07 AM Go to last post
  20. Inflation increases by 3.4pc in August 2017

    ISLAMABAD: The headline inflation i.e. Consumer Price Index (CPI) has increased by 3.4 percent on year-on-year basis in August 2017 as compared to an increase of 2.9 percent in the previous month and...

    Started by Munawarkhan, 07-Sep-2017 09:04 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 267
    09-Sep-2017, 01:22 PM Go to last post
  21. US shuts down Pakistani bank (Habib Bank) over terror-financing and money laundering concerns

    US shuts down Pakistani bank over terror-financing and money laundering concerns Agence France Presse | Published — Friday 8 September 2017 NEW YORK: US banking regulators ordered...

    Started by shaikh, 08-Sep-2017 01:04 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 583
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  22. Direct trade routes opens between Doha and Karachi to boost economic ties amid Gulf blockade

    With UAE’s regional hub off-limits, direct trade routes are opening between Doha and Karachi to boost economic ties. Doha, Qatar - A Qatari shipping company is set to launch what it calls...

    Started by Uncle Q, 06-Sep-2017 03:24 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 6,407
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  23. Bharat Duniya bhar main Pakistan ka Namak Export kar Raha hai

    بھارت پاکستان کا نمک دنیا بھر میں ایکسپورٹ کررہا ہے نمک کو بڑے پتھروں یا بولڈرز کی صورت میں ایکسپورٹ پر...

    Started by Sohraab, 05-Sep-2017 02:51 AM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 833
    05-Sep-2017, 06:27 PM Go to last post
  24. The circularity of circular debt

    The power sector has been reeling under the impact of what we call circular debt since 2007- 2008. Despite the passage of one decade, no redressal mechanism has been put in place at the policy,...

    Started by Musafir123, 05-Sep-2017 04:49 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 279
    05-Sep-2017, 05:27 PM Go to last post
  25. BRICS countries considering own cryptocurrency as settlement mechanism

    The BRICS Finance Committee is discussing a joint virtual currency for the five nation bloc of developing economies, according to the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) chief Kirill Dmitriev. ...

    Started by Musafir123, 05-Sep-2017 04:28 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 423
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  26. Pakistan: Impact of Labor Force Expansion on Savings, Investments and GDP Growth

    Pakistan's labor force expansion is the 3rd biggest in the world after India and Nigeria, according to UN World Population Prospects 2017. Rising working age population and growing workforce...

    Started by RiazHaq, 04-Sep-2017 09:11 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 424
    05-Sep-2017, 01:32 PM Go to last post
  27. Why are Pakistani banks in the noose of global regulatory authorities?

    FOR a number of years now the global regulatory regime for combating suspicious transactions has been tightening, and Pakistan has been feeling the squeeze mostly at the policy level. For years now,...

    Started by Musafir123, 31-Aug-2017 03:14 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 299
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  28. Pakistan looks to China as it turns away from Washington

    High-level meetings canceled since new Afghan policy announced Pakistan has called off three high-level meetings with Washington, as experts warn that President Donald Trump’s new...

    Started by Musafir123, 28-Aug-2017 11:37 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 578
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  29. Chinese ‘rigidity’ rattles Pakistani businesses

    Pakistani businesses find the Chinese too mechanical and rigid to deal with. Accustomed to a Western business negotiation and partnership style they found the predetermined and strictly limited...

    Started by naveed, 28-Aug-2017 07:00 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 440
    28-Aug-2017, 07:09 PM Go to last post
  30. For Parhi likhi Awaam: Current account deficit widens 210%

    Current account deficit widens 210%,stands at $2.05b KARACHI: Pakistan’s current account deficit (CAD) widened by a massive 210% in July 2017, standing at $2.05 billion compared to $662...

    Started by xiaahmad, 22-Aug-2017 12:11 PM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 662
    23-Aug-2017, 08:43 AM Go to last post
  31. Bank of Khyber Deposits Cross Rs 150 Billion Mark in H1 2017

    Bank of Khyber Deposits Cross Rs 150 Billion Mark in H1 2017 Bank of Khyber (BoK) has been expanding its operations throughout the country and in the province of Khyber Pakhtunkhawa. This has...

    Started by The_Observer, 22-Aug-2017 12:26 PM
    #kpkupdates, #pti
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 491
    22-Aug-2017, 02:39 PM Go to last post
  32. Tax directory: Number of taxpayers for TY16 exceeds 1.2m mark

    Tax directory: Number of taxpayers for TY16 exceeds 1.2m mark SOHAIL SARFRAZ ISLAMABAD: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Friday issued the Tax Directory of all taxpayers for the Tax Year...

    Started by mhafeez, 12-Aug-2017 02:23 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 490
    15-Aug-2017, 11:33 AM Go to last post
  33. What is Bitcoin Cash (BCC/BCH) and How Does It Differ From BTC

    On 1st August 2017, Bitcoin’s blockchain forked; meaning a different cryptocurrency was created called bitcoin cash (BCC/BCH), another peer-to-peer electronic cash. The symbol for bitcoin cash...

    Started by hdaackda, 10-Aug-2017 11:44 AM
    bitcoin, cash, cryptocurrency
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 742
    10-Aug-2017, 11:47 AM Go to last post
  34. China Pakistan economic development growth roads run only 1way

    For Pakistanis, China 'friendship' road runs one way TASHKURGAN: The China-Pakistan Friendship Highway+ runs over 1,300 kilometres (800 miles) from the far western Chinese city of Kashgar...

    Started by Solidify, 03-Aug-2017 03:14 AM
    • Replies: 4
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  35. Pakistani Industries are growing despite of Political & Economic Instability.

    Pakistan is currently under the spot light in the international world because of various infrastructure development like CPEC and TAPI but unfortunately Pakistan is currently on a very critical stage...

    Started by daniyalshamsi, 25-Jun-2017 01:52 AM
    pakistan economy
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 724
    30-Jul-2017, 02:26 AM Go to last post
  36. 5 Pakistani Companies Among Forbes 200 Best Under $1 Billion in Asia

    Five Pakistani companies are featured in the Forbes magazine’s latest annual ranking of the 200 best companies with under $1 billion in revenue in the Asia-Pacific region. Pakistan's...

    Started by RiazHaq, 28-Jul-2017 12:30 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,684
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  37. Harvard Kennedy School CID Projects Pakistan GDP Growth to Average 5.97% Till 2025

    In its latest economic growth projections, Kennedy School's Center for International Development (CID) at Harvard University expects Pakistan's annual GDP growth to average 5.97% over the next 8...

    Started by RiazHaq, 09-Jul-2017 05:52 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 826
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  38. Rs102bn laundered through ‘gift back arrangement’

    SLAMABAD: In a major development, the Federal Board of Revenue issued notices to over 2,785 wealthy Pakistanis who have allegedly laundered Rs102 billion during the outgoing fiscal year by describing...

    Started by Lighthouse, 26-Jul-2017 02:44 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 850
    26-Jul-2017, 03:20 PM Go to last post
  39. CPEC Financing: Is Pakistan Being Ripped Off By China?

    Is China ripping off its all-weather friend Pakistan by charging high interest rates on loans and exorbitant guaranteed returns on investments in China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) projects? ...

    Started by RiazHaq, 20-Jul-2017 10:34 AM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 1,489
    21-Jul-2017, 07:27 AM Go to last post
  40. IMF Estimates Pakistan’s external financing requirements at $16.2b

    ISLAMABAD: The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said that Pakistan’s gross external financing requirements would amount to $16.2 billion in the new fiscal year – a projection that does not...

    Started by Musafir123, 15-Jul-2017 02:44 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 719
    15-Jul-2017, 10:07 PM Go to last post
  41. CPEC outflows to peak at $4.5bn: IMF

    KARACHI: In a detailed look at the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), the International Monetary Fund (IMF) cautions that corridor projects will generate outflows of as much as $4.5 billion by...

    Started by Musafir123, 15-Jul-2017 02:29 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 839
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  42. In next 10 years, Pakistan's GDP will surpass China's

    According to a research, the execution of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) will result in Pakistan's GDP growth rate to be 6% that will surpass the rate of China's. CPEC will result in a...

    Started by haniyasaleem, 09-Jul-2017 08:46 PM
    china, cpec, harvard, pakistan
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 1,127
    12-Jul-2017, 12:59 PM Go to last post
  43. Pakistan's GDP growth rate is even higher than that of China: Harvard study

    Pakistan’s predicted annual growth rate over the next 10 years is nearly 6 per cent, according to the revised growth projections presented by researchers at the Centre for International Development...

    Started by naveed, 07-Jul-2017 07:33 PM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 7,247
    08-Jul-2017, 12:51 AM Go to last post
  44. How the government manipulated the devaluation of the ruppee yesterday

    Sliding rupee On the morning of Wednesday, as the broadcast media remained fixated on the appearance of Maryam Nawaz before the JIT, the rupee suddenly started sliding against the dollar. ...

    Started by Sher ka shikari, 06-Jul-2017 09:48 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 938
    06-Jul-2017, 06:01 PM Go to last post
  45. Anyone has anygood idea's to start small business in pakistan

    Hi, i think we should have some productive discussion here. I live in uk but i am thinking to go back to pakistan and start some sort or small business. Have anyone got any idea's. Looking to invest...

    Started by jazz1108, 06-Jun-2013 08:03 PM
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    1 2 3
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    04-Jul-2017, 12:43 PM Go to last post
  46. Many British Banks stop trading in Qatari Riyals

    Thread starter's comment : Qatari emir has no chance of surviving this issue if he does not give up his intransigence and come to Arab fold . Egypt hit by financial crisis needs to stop...

    Started by shaikh, 01-Jul-2017 01:12 AM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 952
    01-Jul-2017, 05:10 AM Go to last post
  47. Pakistan borrows another $700m to ease pressure off reserves

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has obtained another $700 million loan from a European commercial bank for 10 years in a bid to take pressure off its foreign currency reserves, increasing its borrowings to...

    Started by Sher ka shikari, 30-Jun-2017 11:11 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 580
    30-Jun-2017, 01:14 PM Go to last post
  48. Pakistan still sustains tax losses worth Rs3.2tr

    ISLAMABAD: A recent World Bank report has suggested that Pakistan is still sustaining tax losses worth Rs3.2 trillion every year due to weak administration and non-compliant taxpayers, but these...

    Started by Sher ka shikari, 29-Jun-2017 10:45 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 538
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  49. Has Bahria Town been acquired by BOL?

    When CEO and Chairman of Axact/BOL, Mr. Shoaib Ahmed Sheikh was freed from imprisonment, he spoke to his employees in which he promised many things to them for being loyal to the company for the...

    Started by haniyasaleem, 25-Jun-2017 09:14 PM
    bahria, bol, malik riaz, shoaib shaikh
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,660
    25-Jun-2017, 09:24 PM Go to last post
  50. پاکستانی کرنسی سے متعلق دلچسپ حقائق

    پاکستانی کرنسی سے متعلق دلچسپ حقائق جو آپ نہیں جانتے گزرتے وقت کے ساتھ ساتھ پاکستانی کرنسی میں متعدد...

    Started by Noon_Leak_CHOR_hy, 25-Jun-2017 05:50 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 907
    25-Jun-2017, 07:14 PM Go to last post
  51. Cryptocurrency (Bit coin - Ripple)

    Does anyone know that how to buy cryptocurrency like Bitcoin And does the banks deal in cryptocurrencies?

    Started by araein, 22-Jun-2017 02:39 AM
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  52. What caused the Pakistan Stock Exchange boom and bust?

    When the Pakistan Stock Exchange provided returns of a stunning 46pc in 2016 — the highest returns on equity investments by any market across Asia — market participants and regulators moved about...

    Started by Musafir123, 19-Jun-2017 05:39 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 1,149
    23-Jun-2017, 12:40 PM Go to last post
  53. China Pushes U.S. Aside in Pakistan (WSJ)

    Development and debt seal relationship while Americans find ‘getting message out is a challenge’ China is staking a claim to supplanting the U.S. as a Pakistan’s most influential ally with...

    Started by Musafir123, 20-Jun-2017 11:01 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,644
    21-Jun-2017, 09:21 AM Go to last post
  54. Soros says Britain nearing tipping point, may reverse Brexit

    George Soros, the billionaire who earned fame by betting against the pound in 1992, said Britain was approaching a tipping point that would see the economy slow to such an extent that Brexit might...

    Started by Musafir123, 20-Jun-2017 10:09 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    • Views: 713
    09-Jun-2017, 10:16 PM Go to last post
  55. The late Adnan Khashoggi : One man , Two impressions of once one of the richest man in the world .

    Adnan Khashoggi — the man behind the legend Hassan bin Youssef Yassin | Published — Thursday 8 June 2017 Adnan Khashoggi, his mother and father were all very intimately connected to...

    Started by shaikh, 09-Jun-2017 02:22 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 848
    09-Jun-2017, 04:34 AM Go to last post
  56. SBP should facilitate buying Rs 40000/- registered prize bonds online.

    SBP has introduced registered prize bonds of Rs 40000/- but the procedure to procure them is very primitive and cumbersome. Visiting the State Bank and standing in a line is not what is on today in...

    Started by Shareef, 08-Jun-2017 12:15 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,854
    08-Jun-2017, 06:56 PM Go to last post
  57. Pakistan's Top 10 Richest People in 2012

    20 percent of worlds elite is controlling the worlds 80 percent wealth. The rich people of any country play a crucial role in the strengthening of that country. Pakistan too has many rich people,...

    Started by inzimam, 22-Jun-2012 11:07 AM
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  58. Karachi: Yutong plans bus manufacturing plant

    https://tribune.com.pk/story/1423281...lant-pakistan/

    Started by Qalandar, 01-Jun-2017 02:48 PM
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 1,106
    02-Jun-2017, 01:41 AM Go to last post
  59. India no longer the world’s fastest growing economy : Ache din agaye hain h1b kay baad !:)

    India no longer the world’s fastest growing economy PTI Photo by Subhav ShuklaUnion Minister for Finance, Defence and Corporate Affairs, Arun Jaitley addresses the media on the achievements of...

    Started by nepali.nationalist, 01-Jun-2017 08:51 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 729
    01-Jun-2017, 11:19 PM Go to last post
  60. Pakistan to launch state-of-the-art e-payment gateway

    Pakistan to launch state-of-the-art e-payment gateway KARACHI: Finance Minister Ishaq Dar announced on Friday that Pakistan would open international electronic payment gateways ahead of the...

    Started by Dean of Politics, 27-May-2017 05:24 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 986
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  61. Asia’s best-performing market gives finance minister something to be proud of

    If there was one thing Finance Minister Ishaq Dar could confidently talk about during his press conference on Thursday, it was the country’s stock market. With the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX)...

    Started by Rajarawal111, 26-May-2017 11:43 AM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 943
    26-May-2017, 08:35 PM Go to last post
  62. Bank Of Khyber - Gradual Growth over 4 year period.

    Actions speak louder than words

    Started by Syed Haider Imam, 26-May-2017 04:26 AM
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  63. FBR goes after bitcoin traders

    ISLAMABAD: The top intelligence department of the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) is investigating cases where investors trade digital currencies probably to evade taxes or launder money. The...

    Started by Musafir123, 25-May-2017 03:29 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 931
    25-May-2017, 03:43 PM Go to last post
  64. Federal budget with Rs4.8trln outlay tomorrow

    ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Ishaq Dar will present the fifth federal budget of ruling democratic dispensation with an estimated outlay of Rs4.8 trillion for the fiscal year of 2017/18 in the...

    Started by Musafir123, 25-May-2017 03:40 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 506
    25-May-2017, 03:40 PM Go to last post
  65. Pakistan aims to borrow another $8.2b in the coming year

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan plans to obtain $8.1 billion new loans in next fiscal year for project and budget financing – 27 per cent or $3 billion – less than the revised budget estimates for the ...

    Started by Sher ka shikari, 25-May-2017 11:55 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 589
    25-May-2017, 01:40 PM Go to last post
  66. If You Had Spent Rs. 50 on Bitcoin 7 Years Ago, Now You’d Have Rs. 4.4 Crore

    Monday marked the seventh anniversary of the first recorded transaction of the popular cryptocurrency, Bitcoin. Seven years ago a single bitcoin was worth $0.003, and today it is going for a...

    Started by battery low, 24-May-2017 07:59 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 808
    24-May-2017, 07:59 PM Go to last post
  67. Pakistan Consumer Boom Driving Media Advertising Revenue

    Rising buying power of rapidly expanding middle class in Pakistan drove the nation's media advertising revenue up 14% to a record Rs. 76.2 billion ($727 million) in FY 2015-16. Half of this ad...

    Started by RiazHaq, 20-May-2017 09:30 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 1,200
    23-May-2017, 11:19 PM Go to last post
  68. نئے نوٹوں کا بھی طوفان برپا

    تفصیلات کے مطابق حکومت کی طرف سے اخراجات پورے کرنے کے لیے مئی کے دو ہفتوں کے دوران اوسطا روزانہ 9 ارب 7 کروڑ...

    Started by Unorthodox, 22-May-2017 06:51 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 896
    23-May-2017, 01:58 PM Go to last post
  69. 'Pakistan’s GDP growth expected to hit 9-year high in current fiscal year'

    Pakistan’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth is expected to rise to a nine-year high in the current fiscal year and the growth rate will continue to surge in the coming financial years, the World...

    Started by Rajarawal111, 21-May-2017 07:03 PM
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 916
    21-May-2017, 08:39 PM Go to last post
  70. Fitch says Pakistan’s external finance pressures manageable

    Fitch Ratings, one of the three big credit rating agencies, has announced that Pakistan’s external finance pressures are still manageable – a welcome sign for the government that has been...

    Started by Rajarawal111, 19-May-2017 08:01 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 523
    19-May-2017, 08:12 PM Go to last post
  71. Pakistan to Build Massive Dams for Abundant Water and Power

    China and Pakistan have agreed to finance and build two mega dams in Gilgit-Baltistan region of Pakistan. A memorandum of understanding (MoU) for this development was signed by the leaders of the two...

    Started by RiazHaq, 18-May-2017 11:56 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,232
    19-May-2017, 05:00 AM Go to last post
  72. Pakistan experiences uptick in FDI during April

    Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in Pakistan rose to $132 million in April, up by 17% from $113 million compared to the same month of the previous year. According to data released by the State Bank...

    Started by mhafeez, 16-May-2017 12:32 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 521
    16-May-2017, 12:32 PM Go to last post
  73. Comparing Ownership of Appliances and Vehicles in India and Pakistan

    Ownership of durables like computers, home appliances and vehicles is often seen as an important indicator of the size and health of the middle classes in emerging economies. Examples of periodic...

    Started by RiazHaq, 08-May-2017 06:44 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    cars, india, middle class, motorcycles, pakistan
    • Replies: 21
    • Views: 2,664
    15-May-2017, 06:39 AM Go to last post
  74. Pakistans external account gap to reach $11.5bln in three years

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistans external account financing gap is likely to touch $11.5 billion by 2019/20 and the government may resort to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to avert possible payment...

    Started by Musafir123, 26-Apr-2017 02:33 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 676
    14-May-2017, 03:56 PM Go to last post
  75. How Pakistan pay back loans Must Watch

    Started by Scholar1, 30-Apr-2017 03:45 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,014
    14-May-2017, 03:51 PM Go to last post
  76. First time in the last 15 years that the Budget Strategy Paper (BSP) was not shared with the entire federal cabinet : What is there to hide for the upcoming budget?

    ISLAMABAD: Showing signs of a popular budget ahead of the next year’s general election, the government on Thursday decided to maximise spending in 2017-18 with a six per cent growth target for the...

    Started by Musafir123, 12-May-2017 02:18 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 632
    14-May-2017, 03:50 PM Go to last post
  77. Moody's says Pakistan's external debt will increase to $79 billion by June-end

    ISLAMABAD: Moody’s Investors Service has predicted that Pakistan’s external debt will grow to $79 billion by June this year, higher than initial estimates suggested, and the country’s weak...

    Started by PTI Scientist, 09-May-2017 03:57 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 21
    • Views: 1,397
    14-May-2017, 03:48 PM Go to last post
  78. Business confidence in Pakistan declines, says OICCI survey

    Business confidence in Pakistan declines, says OICCI survey By Our Correspondent Published: May 11, 2017 PHOTO: AFP KARACHI: Business confidence in Pakistan has declined during the last...

    Started by zaheer2003, 11-May-2017 02:44 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 768
    11-May-2017, 03:55 PM Go to last post
  79. Tax breaks for Chinese wont hit economy: govt

    ISLAMABAD: Chinese investors in the $56 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) are enjoying all sorts of tax breaks from customs, income, sales, federal excise and withholding taxes. ...

    Started by Musafir123, 26-Apr-2017 02:28 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 594
    26-Apr-2017, 02:55 PM Go to last post
  80. Pakistani Diaspora Bucks Global Trend With 2.8% Higher Remittances in 2016

    Pakistani diaspora bucked the 2016 global decline in remittances with a modest 2.8% increase over 2015, according to a recently released World Bank report. An estimated $19.8 billion remitted to...

    Started by RiazHaq, 25-Apr-2017 09:54 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 753
    25-Apr-2017, 08:57 PM Go to last post
  81. UAE's economic relations with India should not be objected to , but its military relations with India is unacceptable and excessive Hindu long term settlement in holy lands is also unacceptable .

    Indias engagement with Arab world under Modi As Prime Minister Narendra Modi sat beside Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al-Nahyan, crown prince of Abu Dhabi, at Indias Republic Day parade on ...

    Started by shaikh, 23-Apr-2017 07:13 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 777
    23-Apr-2017, 08:02 PM Go to last post
  82. Pakistani Stock Market Still Offers Great Value After Stellar Performance in 2016

    Pakistan's KSE-100 continues to offer attractive valuations for investors in 2017. Its equities are trading at a forward price-earnings ratio of just 9.1, according to Pakistani brokerage firm Arif...

    Started by RiazHaq, 11-Apr-2017 07:17 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 876
    20-Apr-2017, 08:43 PM Go to last post
  83. World Bank highlights risks, challenges to Pakistan's economy

    (Dunya News) - World Bank in a recent report released on South Asia said in the case of Pakistan there are significant downside risks to the projected outlook. The report said that the upcoming...

    Started by Rajarawal111, 17-Apr-2017 09:12 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 767
    18-Apr-2017, 06:57 PM Go to last post
  84. Pakistan banks' profits grow due to deposits, lending rise

    ISLAMABAD (APP) - Commercial bank profits are rising in Pakistan on bigger volumes, enlarging transactions and growing businesses. Overall deposits of all commercial banks stood at Rs10,726.66...

    Started by Rajarawal111, 16-Apr-2017 09:47 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 897
    17-Apr-2017, 12:05 AM Go to last post
  85. Pakistani Freelancers Earnings Reaches $1 billion

    Pakistan is among one of the top countries in Freelancing category, there are actually two sides of the picture, USA, Australia, UK, Canada and Dubai are the top employers in freelancing whereas USA,...

    Started by Rajarawal111, 13-Apr-2017 09:05 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 26
    • Views: 2,187
    15-Apr-2017, 09:26 PM Go to last post
  86. To repay Eurobond debt, Pakistan likely to borrow $750m from China

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan may borrow another $750 million as a short-term foreign commercial loan from China, ironically to pay back the Eurobond debt incurred during the rule of Gen (retd) Pervez...

    Started by Musafir123, 13-Apr-2017 01:27 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 13,549
    13-Apr-2017, 11:36 PM Go to last post
  87. Pak economy to grow 5pc over next two years due to CPEC: Moodys

    KARACHI: Pakistans economy has strengthened following successful completion of its three-year programme with International Monetary Fund (IMF) where the economy is expected to grow by 5 percent over...

    Started by Rajarawal111, 13-Apr-2017 10:56 AM
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 1,084
    13-Apr-2017, 09:29 PM Go to last post
  88. Economic growth with a difference

    Emerging economic growth trends, which seem to be reversing the decades-old process of de-industrialisation, have become more pronounced in the first half of the current fiscal year. Over this...

    Started by Rajarawal111, 11-Apr-2017 10:01 AM
    • Replies: 18
    • Views: 943
    11-Apr-2017, 08:17 PM Go to last post
  89. Upgraded infrastructure to boost investment, says ADB report

    ISLAMABAD: The upgrade of Pakistans infrastructure is expected to attract direct investment from abroad, including mature industries in China which seek lower-cost locations, the Asian Development...

    Started by Rajarawal111, 11-Apr-2017 10:05 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 793
    11-Apr-2017, 12:18 PM Go to last post
  90. Time to Sell India Short and Go Long on Pakistan?

    Is it time to sell India short and go long on Pakistan? Indian shares are highly overvalued while Pakistan and Hong Kong shares are trading at very attractive valuations, according to latest data...

    Started by RiazHaq, 21-Aug-2015 11:33 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 1,506
    10-Apr-2017, 10:17 AM Go to last post
  91. In next 30 years Pakistan will attain 8-10 percent growth rate

    ISLAMABAD: Outlining six major steps for maximizing benefits of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), visiting distinguished Chinese Economist Professor Justin Yifu Lin said that if Pakistan...

    Started by Rida, 05-Apr-2017 05:57 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 856
    05-Apr-2017, 07:03 PM Go to last post
  92. One of World's most Expensive Diamond Auctioned, Price will Shock you

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    Started by Asim Sajid, 05-Apr-2017 05:32 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 907
    05-Apr-2017, 06:53 PM Go to last post
  93. Arrow Top Pakistani Websites For Jobseekers

    Top Famous or best Pakistani Job website sites where people of Pakistan can get latest newspapers jobs, local Newspaper jobs, and different local jobs which are not published in any Pakistani...

    Started by yasirashraf271, 19-Sep-2016 08:59 PM
    jobs, jobs in pakistan, jobs website, top 5 jobs website
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,871
    05-Apr-2017, 03:41 PM Go to last post
  94. Top 5 Richest Pakistani :)

    Started by grand, 03-Apr-2017 08:55 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,360
    03-Apr-2017, 01:58 PM Go to last post
  95. Pakistan to Achieve Record Breaking GDP in 2016-17: State Bank

    State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) is optimistic that the government will achieve a GDP growth rate ranging from 5 percent to 6 percent during the financial year of 2016-17. Anything above 5% will mean...

    Started by Rajarawal111, 01-Apr-2017 09:19 AM
    • Replies: 18
    • Views: 1,228
    02-Apr-2017, 03:34 AM Go to last post
  96. Oil prices likely to rise up to Rs13 per litre

    ISLAMABAD: Oil prices are likely to rise up to Rs13 per litre from April 1 this year following fluctuations in global crude prices. ISLAMABAD: Oil prices are likely to rise up to Rs13 per litre...

    Started by Fursan, 31-Mar-2017 01:51 PM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 15,550
    01-Apr-2017, 01:15 AM Go to last post
  97. Govt rejects Pak Suzukis demand, turns down Audis assembly-only plan

    ISLAMABAD: The Board of Investment (BOI) has refused to cave in to the pressure from existing auto manufacturers, declaring categorically that it will not make amendments to the Auto Policy 2016...

    Started by Musafir123, 29-Mar-2017 06:17 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,166
    29-Mar-2017, 08:54 PM Go to last post
  98. Nielsen: Pakistan Consumer Confidence Highest Since 2008

    Consumer confidence index in Pakistan jumped five point from the prior quarter to reach 106 in Q4/2016, according to Nielsens global survey of consumer confidence for 63 countries released recently....

    Started by RiazHaq, 29-Mar-2017 11:12 AM
    pakistan
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 665
    29-Mar-2017, 11:45 AM Go to last post
  99. Retail sector the newfound Holy Grail for Pakistan

    Pakistani businesses have traditionally been export-oriented and they have done a great public service by bringing in precious dollars for our economy. The textile sector tops the list of these...

    Started by Rajarawal111, 28-Mar-2017 11:04 AM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 1,290
    29-Mar-2017, 11:15 AM Go to last post

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