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Dr Abid Qaiyum Suleri
Dr Abid Qaiyum Suleri

  • September 29, 2022

    Mr Dar and the Triple-C challenge

    The ‘Triple-C’ crisis is giving sleepless nights to finance ministers worldwide. Let me explain why:Take Covid-19 first; the global economy...

  • September 01, 2022

    How do we govern disaster

    The recent floods in Pakistan are among the worst disasters that have hit Pakistan and its people since 2010. The floods have posed a series of...

  • August 13, 2022

    Where Pakistan stands at 75

    To think about independence on its 75th anniversary, without the teething problems that Pakistan inherited due to a poorly planned and brutally...

  • July 27, 2022

    Flirting with default?

    A country’s economic outlook is inversely proportional to the political uncertainty prevailing there. This is very evident in the case of...

  • July 09, 2022

    To be in an IMF programme

    To be or not to be – that is the question. Following Hamlet’s contemplation, the answer is ‘to be’ because the alternative could be...

  • June 23, 2022

    Winning back the Fund – and the people

    The good news is that the Financial Action Task Force has formally recognized that Pakistan has completed its two action plans covering 34 action...

  • June 11, 2022

    On reading the budget

    The concluding statement of the talks held in Doha between the government of Pakistan and the IMF Mission last month reads: “The team emphasized...

  • June 05, 2022

    Triple planetary crisis

    The United Nations was founded after the Second World War to maintain international peace and security, develop friendly relations among nations,...

  • May 31, 2022

    The state of the economy

    The good news is that, as per the national accounts committee’s numbers, the provisional GDP growth rate for the current fiscal year is 5.97 per...

  • May 07, 2022

    How to manage fuel subsidies

    The years 2020 and 2021 will be remembered both due to the deadly pandemic and the vast fluctuations in global energy demand and its prices. In...