Sunday February 05, 2023

The writer is the former chairman of the HEC, and president of the Network of Academies of Science of OIC Countries (NASIC).

  • February 01, 2023

    A future of innovation

    Rapid socio-economic development is now only possible if national innovation policies are directed at the development and export of high-tech...

  • January 18, 2023

    A different democracy

    The present alarming situation of the country, which stands at the brink of a financial default, is a reflection of the failure of successive...

  • January 04, 2023

    Road to progress

    Pakistan today faces the gravest crisis in its history after its dismemberment in 1971. Its foreign reserves are down to $5.8 billion, which include...

  • December 21, 2022

    The only way forward

    The main reasons for the impending economic default that Pakistan faces today are our lack of focus on judicial reforms, education, science,...

  • December 07, 2022

    A failing state

    As a result of massive corruption, Pakistan today is virtually in a state of economic bankruptcy, although this has not been officially admitted....

  • November 23, 2022

    Innovation for prosperity - Part II

    The manufacture and export of innovative high-tech products must serve as the key pillar of our economic growth. There are huge opportunities...

  • November 09, 2022

    Innovation for prosperity

    Countries making rapid economic strides have their primary focus on innovation to create the ecosystem abilities so that they are able to...

  • October 26, 2022

    Lifting the quality of education

    The 2023 World University Rankings were published recently by the Times Higher Education . Three Asian universities are ranked among the top 20....

  • October 12, 2022

    The Taiwan model

    In order to migrate to a technology-driven knowledge economy, there needs to be a complete change of direction. The emphasis must shift to creating...

  • September 28, 2022

    For high-tech exports

    The single biggest challenge to enhance the exports of Pakistan is to establish industries in high-technology fields so that we can manufacture and...