Afshan Subohi

How to wade thru’ murky waters

Investors looking to commit resources in the CPEC-related projects are anxious: business tycoon on Panamaleaks Updated May 23, 2016 08:03am

Promise of a business-friendly budget

The business community sees incremental economic growth in the year ahead but rules out a sharp increase in the rate. Updated May 16, 2016 09:33am

Anxiety outweighs excitement

Over the past two weeks the real estate prices have climbed. Investors are again looking for short-term options. Published May 02, 2016 06:40am

Unaddressed social concerns

Dr Abdul Malik wants assurance of environmental standards, a job quota for locals and electricity to Bela district. Published Apr 25, 2016 06:49am

A moment of discomfort

‘WikiLeaks of the mega rich’ may cloud business sentiments in Pakistan for a fleeting moment. Published Apr 11, 2016 06:36am

Scramble for market share

The summer wardrobe spending of elite customers is high and rising. This class has higher propensity to respond to Published Apr 04, 2016 07:01am

Booming business of education

In this special report the ‘Business’ team tries to look deeper to map progress, assess value, identify gainers/losers. Published Apr 03, 2016 07:15am

Lacklustre trade policy

‘Boosting exports is a huge task even for developed economies owing to the global slowdown. Published Mar 28, 2016 06:52am

Renewal of business confidence

Movers and shakers say they are watching political developments in Karachi with interest. Published Mar 21, 2016 06:08am

Optimism in adversity

‘The industry responded by experiencing five stages of grief: denial, anger, bargaining, depression and acceptance’ Published Mar 14, 2016 06:45am

Traders’ social activism

THE country’s trading community appears to be somewhat distinct from manufacturers, farmers, transporters, ... Published Mar 07, 2016 06:33am

Deviation from business ethics

“Ethics is an important dimension of economics and should be treated as such” — PIDE Vice-Chancellor Dr Asad Zaman Published Feb 29, 2016 06:38am