Dawn News

27 February, 2015 / 8 Jamadi-ul-Awwal, 1436

Nasir Jamal

Decent workplaces

The PTEA-ILO programme will put in place mechanisms to monitor and report on the application of and adherence... Published Feb 23, 2015 07:04am

Footprints: Great Chinoti gold rush

'We are happy that the discovery will change the future of this country. But what about the people cultivating here.' Published Feb 20, 2015 06:30am

Modernising in difficult times

Pakistan’s Rs700bn poultry industry produces 1.25bn broiler chickens a year and provides jobs to 1.6m people. Updated Feb 17, 2015 09:39am

Conciliation of diverse interests

Indian yarn imports can be ‘additional threat’ to spinning industry, which is struggling to cope with energy shortage. Updated Feb 09, 2015 09:27am

Business risks in govt policy

‘Unfortunately, the emphasis of government regulations is not on improving quality, but controlling prices. Published Feb 02, 2015 06:42am

Last straw on the camel’s back

“The gap between the government and the business community is widening,” notes Shahid Zia, a financial ... Published Jan 26, 2015 06:59am

‘Romance with equities’

‘There is a perception in the international markets that Pakistan’s economic decline has stopped and the country is Published Jan 06, 2015 07:25am

Jolt to political economy

Economic policies grow out of political vision — economist Ali Kemal Published Dec 29, 2014 06:17am

Breathing space for the economy

The government is expecting savings of $2bn, or 0.8pc of GDP, on the oil import bill during the current fiscal year Updated Dec 15, 2014 07:26am

Investing in the future

Pakistan is one of eight countries where the Chinese govt plans to help its investors set up special economic zones. Updated Dec 08, 2014 07:53am

SMEs’ struggle for survival

“Over the last few years, I have been observing a growing trend of people entering trade, instead of investing... Published Dec 01, 2014 06:22am

A local brand-driven business

The Super Asia group’s annual sales turnover, including exports of Rs350m, is around Rs2bn Updated Nov 24, 2014 07:51am