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Dr Atta-ur-Rahman
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
In a handwritten note dated July 10, 1947 Quaid-e-Azam Mohammed Ali Jinnah wrote: “Dangers of Parliamentary Form of Government: 1) Parliamentary form of government – it has worked satisfactorily so far in England nowhere else; 2) ...
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Wednesday, September 09, 2015
Dr Atta-ur-Rahman
Knowledge is now the single most important factor for socio-economic development. Countries that have realised this and invested heavily in developing their human resources to the highest possible levels have leaped forward, leaving ...
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
Dr Atta-ur-Rahman
We live in a world in which innovation drives economies, and universities and research centres are playing a pivotal role in the transformation of nations. You can hang an elephant on a strand of ‘graphene’ that is 150 times thinner ...
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
Dr Atta-ur-Rahman
The government would have us believe that the country is doing very well economically because it has over $18 billion of reserves. This is nonsense. The economic state of a country is reflected from the extent of poverty, the human ...
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Dr Atta-ur-Rahman
In the previous article I discussed how a fresh breeze of change is promising to clean the landscape of Pakistan from corruption and to finally start the journey that was once dreamt of by its founding fathers and for which some ...
Wednesday, July 08, 2015
Dr Atta-ur-Rahman
Winds of change are now blowing across the landscape of Pakistan. The corrupt are being caught by the forces led by General Raheel Sharif, Chief of Army Staff, (COAS) and many are trying to escape to safer foreign shores where they ...
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Dr Atta-ur-Rahman
The prerequisites for Pakistan to migrate from the present low-value agricultural economy to a knowledge-based economy are: (1) a visionary leadership that can understand and implement government policies for transitioning to a ...
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Dr Atta-ur-Rahman
Pakistan can embark on the road to developing a strong knowledge-based economy only if we have a visionary leadership that truly understands and appreciates the role of knowledge in socio-economic development in this day and age. ...
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
Dr Atta-ur-Rahman
How is it that a country that has a population about a quarter that of Karachi and virtually no natural resources has per capita income that is about 18 times that of Pakistan? The country in question is Singapore. The reason is ...
Saturday, August 30, 2014
Dr Atta-ur-Rahman
Pakistan stands at a cross roads. Will it succeed in getting rid of the feudal and dynastic system of governance, and usher in an era in which the brightest and the best will rule the country to pull us out of the abyss of poverty ...
Saturday, August 16, 2014
Dr Atta-ur-Rahman
Pakistan today is at a crossroads of history. Will this corrupt pseudo democracy survive in which the corrupt get elected into parliament and then billions are plundered? Or will we succeed in installing a system of government in ...
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