Afshan Subohi

Chaotic land utilisation

“Who will bother for the land utilisation policy when realtors are thriving on new schemes, Published Feb 08, 2016 07:12am

Spanner in the works

Restaurant IMS streamlines transaction data from business place to the PRA database on real time basis, minimising the Published Feb 01, 2016 06:56am

Growth with IMF recipe?

Can possible disagreements between Islamabad, IMF lead to early termination of fund's current stabilisation programme? Updated Jan 04, 2016 08:55am

Escape from deflation

IT is probably a vibrant parallel economy more than the government’s policy interventions that has saved Pakistan... Published Dec 28, 2015 07:18am

No going back on game changer

PSO is committed to providing RLNG at a price that will be competitive with the gas rates expected from the Tapi. Published Dec 21, 2015 06:52am

Changing investors’ mood

Billionaires find it attractive to venture in the services sector, trading, informal segments and real estate. Published Dec 07, 2015 06:56am

Mainstreaming e-commerce

The speed with which citizens have adapted to mobile phones reflects both the desire and the capacity of Pakistanis. Updated Nov 30, 2015 10:50am

Fiscal space for CPEC projects

Govt, the opposition and the military establishment are in a rare harmony on the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor. Published Nov 16, 2015 06:55am

Disaster fallout

The physical infrastructure (roads, government buildings, bridges, etc) was intact except for some road blockages Published Nov 02, 2015 07:05am

Sway of the counterfeits

'We are dependent on the retail sector and cannot afford to annoy a lobby that has the power to make or break a firm.' Published Oct 26, 2015 06:41am

Booming cosmetics market

‘The government has done nothing for the industry, besides hounding businesses for taxes. Published Oct 19, 2015 06:57am

Vicious agri cycle

Experts see the downward price trajectory in the global commodity market persisting in the short run. Updated Oct 12, 2015 07:19am

Crash in rawhide prices

In an uncertain situation, businesses see no charm in entering the market on borrowed capital, says Feeroz. Published Oct 05, 2015 06:51am