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Dilawar Hussain

Mutual funds hold Rs482 billion

Size of mutual funds industry stood at Rs482bn on March 31 down by Rs15bn, or 3pc, from Rs497bn the earlier month. Updated Apr 19, 2015 11:36am

NSS rates at 10-year low

After recent cut in policy rate by 50 basis points, rates that were already on slide further trimmed by 48 to 72bps. Updated Apr 08, 2015 09:10am

Stocks: method in madness

The Pakistani stocks’ mouth-watering returns between 2012-2014 attracted droves of investors to the capital market. Updated Apr 06, 2015 08:48am

Change in Enven’s fortunes

Engro Fertilisers’ CEO says in order to protect margins against any unforeseen disruption in the gas supply situation, Published Mar 30, 2015 06:42am

Putting faith in mutual funds

Representatives of mutual funds should not hold the position of directorship on a company’s board — investment analyst Published Mar 23, 2015 07:17am

Small market is easy to manipulate

There is wisdom in the old adage ‘stock market is a barometer of the economy’, though how well the barometer... Updated Mar 22, 2015 11:38am

Trying to dial the right number

The PTCL — once the sole provider of fixed line services — has paid-up capital of Rs51bn. Updated Mar 18, 2015 10:03am

Corporates shedding debt

Many corporates with stellar growth in earnings and the eagerness to free their balance sheets of debts are pre-paying Published Mar 09, 2015 12:07pm

South in DGKC’s expansion plan

A Letter of Credit amounting to $23.6m for the 30MW coal-based captive power project at the DGKC site... Published Mar 02, 2015 07:16am

Top 25 companies

Nawaz Sharif will present awards to the chairman/CEOs of 25 companies judged as the ‘Top companies for the year 2013’. Updated Feb 23, 2015 08:20am

Experts assess impact, future

KARACHI: Like their peers in the West, the Pakistan economists believe that the honeymoon with low international oil... Published Feb 15, 2015 07:12am

Outlook after windfalls

“These windfalls would translate into a much needed decline in the cost of doing business,” says Kamran Y. Mirza Published Feb 02, 2015 06:42am