Friday September 24, 2021
Majyd Aziz

  • September 20, 2021

    Mulberry bush syndrome

    All around the mulberry bush /the monkey chased the weasel /the monkey thought it was all in good fun /pop goes the weasel.

  • September 13, 2021

    Image building

    Pakistan has a global image problem and this has to be accepted by the government as well as the citizens. Official spin doctors do attempt to craft...

  • August 16, 2021

    Own-acount workers

    According to the resolution concerning the International Classification of Status in Employment , adopted by the Fifteenth International Conference...

  • June 07, 2021

    Virus, vaccine, vitriolic

    The pandemic crisis brought pain, grief, and a new way of living for citizens around the globe. As months went by and infection and fatalities rates...

  • June 01, 2020

    The new normal

    Lockdown. Soft, smart, full. Unlike Wuhan, China or Italy, the lockdown in Pakistan has been a subject of political, social, and public controversy....

  • January 02, 2017

    Functional framework

    TRADE Pakistan's track record as a member of regional trade and cooperation blocs has been dismal and unfavourable. The country has not benefitted...

  • December 19, 2016

    Fiscal transparency

    ACCOUNTABILITY Pakistan became the 74th Member of the Open Government Partnership recently in Paris when Finance Minister Ishaq Dar signed the...

  • November 28, 2016

    Black gold of Thar

    DEVELOPMENT Pakistan has been blessed with many resources that could thrust the nation into the ranks of major developing nations, reduce...

  • November 21, 2016

    A long road to recovery

    TRADE The Strategic Trade Policy Framework 2012-15 was formulated after a reasonable evaluation and analysis of previous  STPF of 2009-12....