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Pakistan’s new startup airline, AirSial welcomes it first Airbus A320

AirSial, a new startup airline, founded in 2017 is set to commence its flights from 15th December. On Saturday, it welcomed its first of...
QABP

Tax holiday, and import duty concessions announced for Quaid-e-Azam Business Park (QABP)

The federal government has announced a tax holiday for Quaid-e-Azam Business Park (QABP). The grant also includes exemption from duties and taxes on import...
Indian farmers

Indian farmers are rising up against Modi’s ‘Great Reset’

The Indian capital saw heated clashes on Friday after security forces fired tear gas and water cannons to stop a farmers’ march that was...
Indian economy

Indian economy enters recession for first time since independence

MUMBAI: India’s economy contracted 7.5 percent between July and September, putting it among the worst-performing major advanced and emerging economies as it entered a...
automotive industry

Pakistan’s automotive industry shows unprecedented growth in FY21

The Pakistani automotive industry is expected to enjoy a sixty percent rise in car sales in 2021. The automotive industry also saw more newcomers...
digital economy

Pakistan joins hands with Saudi Arabia to launch Digital Cooperation Organization

Senior government officials from Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Jordan, Kuwait, and Pakistan have agreed to launch a new global organization to strengthen cooperation and innovation...
Pakistan Introduces Portal

Pakistan Introduces Portal for Jobs

Joining Pakistan’s valuable talent pool with Employers Prime Minister, Imran Khan, launched the National Job Portal in November, 2020. National Job Portal (NJP) is an...
Pakistan - Russia

Pakistan, Russia strengthen business, military cooperation

Pakistan and Russia concluded joint inter-governmental talks after three days on Wednesday to amend an agreement related to the work on the North-South Gas...
China Iran

China subtly pressuring Iran to reduce Mideast tensions

Public debates about China’s Middle East policy are as much internal Chinese discussions as they are indications of where Beijing’s thinking is going and...
PIEDMC

PIEDMC Speeds up Plot Allocation for faster operationalization of SEZ’s

Punjab Industrial Estate Development & Management Company (PIEDMC) announced that it would speed up its plot allotment in a move to support rapid industrialization...
industrial sector

How PTI helped Pakistan’s industrial sector reach full potential

The Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaaf has in its two year undertaken many reforms to the industrial sector in order to improve industries across the country including...
What does a President Joe Biden mean for the world?

What does a President Joe Biden mean for the world?

Recently, Joe Biden wrote a piece for the Foreign Affairs in which he laid out his vision for the United States under his administration....
automobile industry

Car sales soar as Pakistan’s economy recovers

Pakistan automobile industry promising jump. From data available at Pakistan Automotive Manufacturers Association (Pama), the increase in car sales has been 192.76% from May...
fiedmc

FIEDMC to Collaborate with ITU to create ‘ultra-modern’ technical lab

Chairman Faisalabad Industrial Estate Development and Management Company (FIEDMC) Mian Kashif Ashfaq announced last week that FIEDMC would be establishing a ‘state of the art ultra-modern technical...
wind power

Mari petroleum diversifies goes into wind power

Mari Petroleum Company Limited (MPCL) is vying to acquire majority shares in Fauji Foundation and Fauji Fertilizer Bin Qasim Limited, in Foundation Wind Energy-I...
agriculture sector

Challenges faced by our Agriculture Sector

The agriculture sector is the backbone of Pakistan’s economy. It contributes around 18.9% to Pakistan’s GDP and employs 42.3% of its labour force (Ministry...
FFC's farmers program

CEO FACE talks about FFC’s farmers program

What is FACE? What it stands for? Why & How it came about?Food Security and Agriculture Center for Excellence, referred to as FACE is...
China

China and the history of its Special Economic Zones

At the cusp of the 1980s, China started a series of reforms that would result in it becoming the fastest growing economy in the...
SEZ Law

Why Pakistan’s SEZ law may need fixing?

Recently, the PM gave the go-ahead to 3 new special economic zones (SEZs), including National Science & Technology Park, Islamabad, JW-SEZ China-Pakistan SEZ Raiwind...
Industrial Policy

SEZs are the lynch pin of Govt’s Industrial Policy

A Special Economic Zone (SEZ) is an economic and tax policy lenient area used to promote industrial growth in a country. It promotes trade,...
SEZs

SEZs and why Pakistan needs them

PTI government has made the creation of jobs as a topmost priority. One major way to create these is via industrial development, and Special...
PIEDMC

PIEDMC: Role Model of Public-Private Partnership

PIEDMC – Punjab Industrial Estates Development & Management Company - is a section 42 company incorporated under Companies Ordinance of 1984. It is an...
QABP for Investors

Why QABP: What Investors need to know about QABP?

When investors think why QABP may be a good investment they need to start from the magical word: PIEDMC. Punjab Industrial Estates Development Management...
CPEC SEZ

Quaid-e-Azam Business Park: SEZ fit to be part of CPEC

Almost all sectors of industry are taking a keen interest in the Special Economic Zone (SEZ) being built near Sheikhupura. More than 100 industrial...
Wall Street

Why is Wall Street leaning towards China in manufacturing row?

On a Labor day press conference at the White House, the US President Donald Trump bragged, once reelected, his administration would bring back manufacturing jobs...
Fauji Fertilizer

FFC achieves net profitability of Rs13.76bn

In the 202nd meeting of Board of Directors of Fauji Fertilizer Company Limited (FFC) held on October 28, 2020, the Board announced results for...
pakistan economic prosperity

Pakistan’s economic prosperity: What could be possible spoilers?

Pakistan on the path to economic recovery and prosperity after the harsh slowdown the entire world suffered as a result of coronavirus and the...
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Pakistan’s less talked about peaceful uses of nuclear technology

Atomic energy is not just about bombs that are dropped over cities and people, but it also has a potential for something positive for...
Nestlé Pakistan revenues

Nestlé Pakistan reports almost 90 billion revenue despite COVID-19

Nestlé Pakistan reported revenues of PKR 88.7 billion, yesterday. The profits are for a nine-month period ending September 2020. The results were announced after...
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Op-ed: The minimum wage dilemma in Pakistan

Standing in a queue along with other beggars at Seylani, a charity food giver in Karachi, Pakistan, he was in a shabby uniform of...

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KP minister blasts Bilawal for ex-FATA development remarks

Taimur Khan Jhagra, Khuber Pakhtunkhwa’s Health and Finance Minister, on Sunday took to Twitter to express how PDM parties have ignored Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP)...

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