Perfume: German TV series explores dark secrets of human psyche

Katharine was a beautiful party singer. On her funeral all mourners were men. Elegant Nadja Simon, super serious Mathias Kohler and prosecutor Grunberg could...

Kalamkari: Ancient Art of Fabric Painting

The term Kalamkari is of Persian roots, and is derived from the words kalam; meaning pen, and kari; meaning craftsmanship, collectively meaning drawing with...

How can Muslims stop living in history? GVS Exclusive Interview with Prof. Ahmet T. Kuru

GVS Assistant Editor Farah Adeed sat down with Dr. Ahmet T. Kuru, Professor of Political Science at San Diego State University, USA, to discuss...

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...

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...

FACE – FFC’s Farmer’s Support Program

The Food Security and Agriculture Center of Excellence (FACE), set up in 2019, by the Fauji Fertilizer Company (FFC), is a registered not-for-profit initiative...

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...

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...

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 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: 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...

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...