Dawn News

Khurram Husain

Courting China with care

China has developed the template for fusing assistance and investment together into a single offering. Updated Apr 23, 2015 02:14am

Our own battles

We are being asked to provide ground forces for an operation in a distant country, and there is no clarity on what the Updated Apr 16, 2015 03:21am

A question of power

Our national grid grew from a single electricity transmission line in 1947, but the systemic problems remain Published Apr 12, 2015 03:15pm

Yemen’s quagmire

Our thirst for reserves has taken us all over the world in search of patrons who will give in exchange for some sort of Published Apr 09, 2015 01:13am

Paying the piper

Short-term thinking had led us into one of the most serious balance of payments crises we have ever faced. Updated Apr 02, 2015 12:44pm

Monetary policy spin

It’s time that the erosion of the State Bank of Pakistan’s authority be taken up at a political level. Published Mar 26, 2015 12:35am

Karachi’s dragons

In 2013, the banned ASWJ, a virulently sectarian outfit, was a clear contender in a Karachi constituency. Updated Mar 19, 2015 11:24am

Roads and power plants

Is it too much to ask that the government’s vision be a little more in sync with the reality? Published Mar 12, 2015 02:26am

Banning terror groups

The statement issued last Friday announcing Pakistan’s removal from the so-called FATF blacklist... Published Mar 05, 2015 06:42am

Losing steam

The big push to attract private investment in power generation that utilises fuels other than domestic gas or furnace Published Feb 26, 2015 02:19am

Leaks like a knife

Whoever leaked the information to the ‘Financial Times’ had access to the innermost details of the agreement with IMF. Published Feb 19, 2015 12:36am

Passion and policy

Emotional outbursts in the legislatures hardly help steer economic challenges in the right direction. Published Feb 12, 2015 01:33am

Covering Pakistan’s economy

There is a perception that the country’s economy is too small to merit any serious journalistic consideration. Published Feb 05, 2015 06:23am

Brute facts of rule

The oil crisis has failed to galvanise the government towards making the necessary changes at the top. Published Jan 29, 2015 12:30am