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Nadeem Ul Haque
Nadeem Ul Haque

  • July 27, 2021

    Internet for all

    The internet has become part of everyone’s life all over the world, including Pakistan. While most of Pakistan has weak connectivity, our priority...

  • November 21, 2020

    Moving beyond the ‘seth’

    When it comes to economic policy in Pakistan, the refrain is ‘we must build our industry, we need more manufacturing!’Just because Europe...

  • August 30, 2020

    Meaningless numbers

    Courts in Pakistan, our government and our academia have discovered metrics. Every day, there is talk of data being our solution. Put numbers to...

  • June 09, 2020

    Only the paranoid survive

    Andy Grove, founder of Intel, coined the fundamental management principle to navigate the exponential and unpredictable dynamics of the...

  • May 02, 2020

    Enough brick and mortar

    The novel coronavirus has exposed the weakness of our development planning. We have plush roads for cars, but the health industry remains stagnant....

  • March 05, 2019

    To IMF or not to IMF? Part - II

    This is part two of this two-part series on clearing the confusion regarding the IMF programme. Moving on with my analysis:Q5: Will this set of...

  • March 04, 2019

    To IMF or not to IMF?

    In its first six months, the Imran Khan government has been unable to resolve the question of whether to go or not to go to the IMF. All manner of...

  • October 17, 2018

    The tower cranes

    About 17 years ago, I lamented the sorry state of our cities in a series of articles in local newspapers with the title, ‘Where are the tower...

  • September 10, 2018

    Principles for reform: Part - II

    The current payment method to civil servants is dysfunctional, induces corruption and adversely affects productivity. All perks should be abolished,...

  • September 09, 2018

    Principles for reform: Part - I

    Talk of civil service reform is in the air since Prime Minister Imran Khan’s speech. I am afraid that these reforms will go the same way as in the...