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Tuesday October 04, 2022
Mansoor Ahmad

  • September 26, 2022

    Silent treatment

    In this globalised world, one cannot live in isolation. We have to interact with other nations for imports, exports, tourism, defense, and many...

  • September 19, 2022

    Inert civil society

    Any action or decision taken against the interest of the country is condemnable. This is the time that civil society should wage a war against those...

  • September 12, 2022

    Governance decay

    Discipline, merit, and inability to violate the rules make an institution strong and it delivers beyond its potential. Unfortunately, we are short...

  • August 15, 2022

    Speculative trends

    Rupee appreciation without much foreign exchange inflows shows that most of the pressure on our currency came from speculators. The government must...

  • August 08, 2022

    Restore national dignity

    It is too early to claim that economic turnaround has started, but the appreciation of Pakistani rupee is certainly a big step towards revival as it...

  • August 01, 2022

    Back to benefiting elite

    Government ban on luxury goods has been lifted on foreign pressure that accounts for 1/3rd of the luxury item imports. The Economic Coordination...

  • July 25, 2022

    Cat and mouse game

    The IMF is playing cat and mouse with Pakistan, as despite reaching an agreement at staff level, the loaner was delaying the formal approval of its...

  • July 04, 2022

    Unending energy crisis

    The exporters must cut their margins and improve their efficiencies to stay competitive in the global markets, instead of pressurising the state for...

  • June 27, 2022

    Govt writ and elite

    Look at the way the elite reacted, the stock market moved up when petroleum prices were increased as it impacted the public, it caved down when...

  • June 20, 2022

    Cure the ills

    The need of the hour is to start living within our means and generate resources locally. Even a penny of wasteful spending must be stopped. The huge...

  • September 26, 2022

    Silent treatment

    In this globalised world, one cannot live in isolation. We have to interact with other nations for imports, exports, tourism, defense, and many...

  • September 19, 2022

    Inert civil society

    Any action or decision taken against the interest of the country is condemnable. This is the time that civil society should wage a war against those...

  • September 12, 2022

    Governance decay

    Discipline, merit, and inability to violate the rules make an institution strong and it delivers beyond its potential. Unfortunately, we are short...

  • August 15, 2022

    Speculative trends

    Rupee appreciation without much foreign exchange inflows shows that most of the pressure on our currency came from speculators. The government must...

  • August 08, 2022

    Restore national dignity

    It is too early to claim that economic turnaround has started, but the appreciation of Pakistani rupee is certainly a big step towards revival as it...

  • August 01, 2022

    Back to benefiting elite

    Government ban on luxury goods has been lifted on foreign pressure that accounts for 1/3rd of the luxury item imports. The Economic Coordination...

  • July 25, 2022

    Cat and mouse game

    The IMF is playing cat and mouse with Pakistan, as despite reaching an agreement at staff level, the loaner was delaying the formal approval of its...

  • July 04, 2022

    Unending energy crisis

    The exporters must cut their margins and improve their efficiencies to stay competitive in the global markets, instead of pressurising the state for...

  • June 27, 2022

    Govt writ and elite

    Look at the way the elite reacted, the stock market moved up when petroleum prices were increased as it impacted the public, it caved down when...

  • June 20, 2022

    Cure the ills

    The need of the hour is to start living within our means and generate resources locally. Even a penny of wasteful spending must be stopped. The huge...