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NBP avoids banking sector woes, achieves highest revenue

News Desk | In the last few years, the banking sector in Pakistan has been both, beset by various issues such as political instability and...

Can a united opposition keep Modi from winning again?

News Analysis | Opposition parties in India seem all geared up for the upcoming general election with a power show in Kolkata, where 23 disparate...

Is ideology of greed back? – Farid A Malik

Dr. Farid A Malik | After the breakup of the mighty Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) on December 26, 1991, politics of the left...

JS Bank aids Karigar Training Institute in enhancing students’ skills

News Desk | The low skill level in the labor force is a major constraint in Pakistan which hinders economic growth, job creation, a competitive...

Campaign attacks heighten fears for Bangladesh election

AFP | New clashes marred the deadly Bangladesh election campaign on Wednesday as opposition leaders stepped up complaints over the organization of what they consider...

A rebuttal: After 100 Days- Dawn’s Editorial

Imran Jan | Dawn’s editorial titled “After 100 days” on November 30, 2018, is disguised as a work of journalism yet it is an amalgam...

Unlocking Dead Capital to unleash the Asian Tiger of Pakistan

Dr Naeem Ul Haque | I discovered the engine of growth—people organized in cities. Jane Jacobs  “Our Greatest Invention (cities) Makes Us Richer, Smarter, Greener, Healthier,...

India’s rupee slides as central bank chief quits

AFP | India's rupee plunged on Tuesday after the country's central bank chief quit following a dispute with the government that analysts say raises fears...

Shortage of skilled labor: How the private sector is helping

News Desk | The low skill level in the labor force is a major constraint in Pakistan which hinders economic growth, job creation, a competitive...

Skills development for inclusive and sustainable growth – M Zafar Khan...

M Zafar Khan Safdar | Akin to democracy, free markets, freedom of the press and universal human rights, education is one of those subjects whose...

Approaching the IMF programme – Omer Javed

Omer Javed | Half-hearted Attempts will be Harmful to the Economy First of all, let’s be clear, are IMF programmes for money or for obtaining policy...

IMF Programme: Challenges and Opportunities – Dr. Omer Javed

Dr. Omer Javed | Now that the PTI led government has approached the International Monetary Fund (IMF) formally for negotiating a programme, indeed very little...

Pakistan With or Without the IMF?

Omer Javed | In a TV programme on Dunya TV on Sunday, October 07, 2018, Dr. Moeed Pirzada held a discussion with renowned businessman Mr....

IMF programmes, institutional quality and export performance – Omer Javed

Dr. Omer Javed | In 2008, the then PPP led coalition government found itself in need of obtaining foreign exchange cushion to build up country’s...

Domestic cement demand falls by 13.73% but is expected to be...

News Analysis | Exports were the saving grace for Pakistan’s cement industry in August as the domestic consumption plummeted by massive 13.73 percent which in...

Will ‘Vision 2030’ prove to be a savior for the ailing...

Najma Minhas | The last couple of years have been testing times for the Saudi Arabian economy. Middle East’s “Desert Kingdom” has relied exclusively upon...

Pakistan: Education can be a strategic investment

Chaudhry Faisal Mushtaq | Education is fundamental to development and growth. Access to education, which is a basic human right enshrined in the Universal Declaration of...

Information Warfare: Historical Excursus and Russia’s Position

Leonid Savin | Historical Excursus on Information Warfare If we take the prototype of Western war to be based on Homer’s historic epic the “Iliad” (the...

Pakistani Senator rubbishes rumors of talks between China and Baloch militants

News Desk | Mir Kabeer Ahmed Muhammad Shahi, a member of Senate of Pakistan denied any talks China has had with Bloch militants on February...

The dimensions of the Indo-US strategic relationship

Saleem Akhtar Malik| Conceived in 2009 as the U.S.-India Strategic Dialogue, the mechanism has been the primary forum to advance “shared objectives in regional security,...

Is Pakistan China’s darling?

Mudassir Saeed Laghari | Pakistan is now China’s darling. At least one recently-published report says so. According to a years-long study published by the College...

CPEC: A game-changing project

News Analysis | "Despite challenges, Pakistan is cruising towards the completion of the China – Pakistan Economic Corridor project", said Ahsan Iqbal while attending the...

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