Dawn News

Khurram Husain

Talking stocks

The market going up or down has very little to do with developments in the rest of the economy. Published Aug 27, 2015 12:57pm

Between boom and bust

Isn’t economics an exact enough science to at least tell us whether or not an economy is doing well? Published Aug 20, 2015 12:58pm

Netting the traders

Many who do file tax returns conduct a large portion of their business through private bank accounts. Published Aug 06, 2015 05:01am

What was it all for Mr Khan?

Refusal to pay taxes and bills and common resort to informal channels for foreign exchange transactions are grave ills Published Jul 30, 2015 01:17am

Here come the floods

One big lesson has still not been learned — that much of the work for preparedness has to be done long before the floods Published Jul 23, 2015 01:32am

Sunrise over Iran

Iran is not only set to resume its oil exports and see its frozen assets in foreign banks released, it will also look to Published Jul 16, 2015 01:00am

Storm clouds again

The Greek debacle has few direct implications for Pakistan, but indirectly it can have massive consequences, depending Published Jul 09, 2015 12:32am

Vilifying democracy

An excessive focus on the personal attributes of leaders, Updated Jul 02, 2015 10:17am

Heat of the moment

The whole debate missed the point that the deaths from heatstroke were only marginally related to electricity. Published Jun 25, 2015 01:53am

Is the economy really growing?

Is the revival of growth that the government is touting as real as the numbers make it out to be? Updated Jun 11, 2015 08:57am

Budget buzz

The water and power ministry is probably the ministry most saddled with obligations to explain itself. Published Jun 04, 2015 03:09am

Midway budget

Now that the PML-N government has approached its midpoint, we all wait to hear what their narrative is going to be. Updated Jun 11, 2015 02:20am

Muddling on

If the government tries to invoke the LNG terminal as a big success, then it could raise a couple of embarrassing ... Published May 21, 2015 02:26am

Analysis: Battling Ghosts

A large undocumented sector has been tolerated for far too long and has created a culture of tax evasion. Published May 19, 2015 06:45am

Extraordinary expenditures

Is the amount, which is being billed as required for NAP, really needed for procurement of hardware? Published May 14, 2015 12:51am