Engro Fertilser’s profit doubles since last year

Engro Fertiliser has reported a 111% increase in profits in the quarter ending September 30, 2020. These numbers were recorded in a notice sent...

Chinese tech companies show a keen interest in Pakistan’s Digital City project

After it was revealed earlier this year that Pakistan’s first digital city would complete its planning phase by the end of October this year,...

Construction projects worth Rs63bn registered under PM Imran’s COVID-19 package

The Federal Board of Revenue yesterday said that a hundred and twenty-seven different projects had been registered with the tax department under Prime Minister...

Op-ed: Fee hike in exports has left Pakistani businesses rattled

The recent increase in the fee for obtaining Phyto-certificate, mandatory for the export of perishable items, by 800 per cent without comparing with the...

Op-ed: There is US government infighting over trillions in COVID-19 relief while world suffers

Ever since the Covid-19 pandemic has begun, the world is facing a financial crisis, worse than the one in 2008. Unemployment numbers are climbing,...

As China celebrates Shenzhen, Pakistan’s Gwadar aims to follow suit

China has vast experience in port building and infrastructure, this experience may help Pakistan in making Gwadar the 'silicon valley' of Pakistan. Gwadar port, the...

Pakistan seeks to beat Spain, become largest olive producer in the world

Pakistan is ambitious to beat Spain and become the world’s biggest olive producer. We are working to increase olive production to help in reconstructing...

Punjab Government creates online job portal for government listings

Punjab information technology Board (PITB) has developed a job portal titled 'Punjab Jobs Online'. The portal was created under the directions of the Punjab...

Book review: Exploring the underemphasized reflections on BRI

Political scientists Alan Chong and Quang Min Pham bring with their edited volume, Critical Reflections on China’s Belt and Road Initiative (Palgrave MacMillan, 2020),...

Op-ed: Biden faces uphill task regaining trust of public after bombshell report

In two bombshell reports, Emma-Jo Morris and Gabrielle Fonrouge of the New York Post have leveled damning allegations of Hunter Biden’s murky financial dealings...

Op-ed: Ishrat Husain’s new book provides logical answers to Pakistan’s governance dilemma

Dr. Ishrat Husain, the former dean of IBA and ex-governor State Bank of Pakistan has contributed to the list of the books that tend...

Op-ed: Focus on export, FDI requires paradigm shift in Pakistan’s foreign policy

Efforts to increase export ranks are among the highest priorities of any government wishing to invigorate economic growth and thereby achieve economic independence. As...