Forex companies struggle as regulations become more demanding and opportunities for high profit-making no longer abound.
Some success stories, particularly those of big food companies, get public attention while a vast majority of smaller
Liquidity management has become easier for Islamic banking institutions and SBP with Sukuk-backed OMOs gaining momentum.
Export of fruits rising due to market diversification, investment by some export houses, and use of web-based marketing.
Increased provincial agriculture budgets have mostly targeted projects in irrigation, energy supply to farms...
Between 2009 and 2013, the number of active microfinance borrowers increased from 1.4m to 2.4m.
In the absence of a realistic price discovery system, big growers don’t take the risk of cultivating pulses as ...
“Lower oil prices and an expected improvement in the current account, in addition to cheaper bank borrowing after ...
The free fall in oil prices has, for the time being, lowered the operational cost of ...
In the last two years or so, packed cooking oil produced at unregistered plants seems to have captured ...
Pakistan provides transit route to India, Brazil and US for shipment of food, eggs and poultry products to Afghanistan.
Conventional insurance companies are preparing to extend their reach and expand business volumes.
Though a decline in production cannot be fully justified on the basis of a lesser area under cultivation, it does make
Manufacturing SMEs need to be promoted to obtain higher production in the value-added agriculture and upstream and
‘Provincial representatives in the agriculture credit advisory body need to analyse what prevents banks from
Making a deeper penetration in the Central Asian food market is possible. But for this to happen, an uninterrupted
If the conflicts of interests are not reconciled well in time, the entire chain of food supply is affected negatively
The victims of a less-efficient banking system include formal businesses. Businesses prospering from informal investment
The Sindh government says more than 40 companies are pursuing wind power projects of a combined capacity of 3,000 MW
The SBP is preparing a strategic plan to analyse the current scenario and to suggest ...