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Friday September 30, 2022
Engr. Hussain Ahmad Siddiqui

  • September 12, 2022

    Fresh perspective

    Pakistan has become the first victim of global climate change. Heavy rainfalls during the past three months coupled with melting of glaciers, have...

  • August 15, 2022

    No light matters

    In a major development, the government plans to use indigenous Thar coal, instead of imported coal, for generation of 3,960MW.

  • August 08, 2022

    Untapped potential

    Pakistan Chemical Expo 2022 held at Lahore during July 19-20 has showcased the status of domestic chemical industry, and highlighted potential of...

  • August 01, 2022

    Afghan coal

    It is ironical that Pakistan, having one of the largest coal reserves in the world—of the size of over 185 billion tons—will import coal from...

  • July 18, 2022

    Indigenous crude oil

    Pakistan had a record trade deficit of $48.259 billion for the year ending June 30, 2022. Imports surged to $80.019 billion, whereas exports...

  • July 04, 2022

    Time is of essence

    Pakistan is at the verge of drought, according to the Global Land Outlooks report issued recently by the United Nations Convention to Combat...

  • June 13, 2022

    Back to dark ages

    Pakistan continues to face a serious electricity crisis for the last three weeks or so, as load shedding has intensified across the country. The...

  • May 23, 2022

    Economic footprints

    Dr Mahbubul Haq, the then Chief Economist of the Planning Commission, had declared in April 1968 that 22 groups or families were controlling a...

  • May 16, 2022

    A burning issue

    Pakistan is one of the most polluted countries in the world. According to global monitoring reports as of November 2021, two major cities — Lahore...

  • May 02, 2022

    Hydropower potential

    Pakistan is blessed with enormous hydropower potential---up to remaining some 40,000MW that has not yet been harnessed effectively and optimally,...