Power companies blame poor governance of power sector for the fresh build-up of unpaid bills known as circular debt.
The business transactions take place on plain paper chits or on cell phones, hidden from the eyes of the taxmen.
Govt is describing Pakistan’s return to global debt markets after 7 years as a sign of improving investor confidence.
Syed Munawwar’s controversial statements undermined the Jamaat’s image outside the party.
Punjab’s yarn producers could be headed for another crisis that may force many to close down factories to avert losses.
The ‘industry is feeling bullish’ right now because of the business-friendly government, headed by a prime minister
THE Mir Hazar Khan police aren’t inhospitable, at least not in normal circumstances. But Wednesday wasn’t a...
LAHORE: Garment exporters have pledged to oppose the demand of spinners to re-impose a 5pc duty on yarn imports from...
What will Modi’s ascension to the top political office in Delhi mean for Pakistan’s trade relationship with India?
The new monetary policy, to be announced by SBP tomorrow, will indicate the new economic direction as perceived by govt
At what level will the exchange rate eventually settle? How sustainable is the trend?
THE year was 1978. Javed Kayani, 15, had just finished high school and decided to partner with family friends to set...
There is broad consensus within industry that exports can't be boosted unless govt creates business-friendly environment
When Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif offered the job of privatising public corporations to Mohammad Zubair at a dinner ...
Private credit rose to Rs231bn in first half of FY13, with the govt claiming that much of it was for fixed investment.
The recession that hit the US and Europe in 2008 and the changing preferences of the buyers have damaged carpet exports.
Major investors like Mian Muhammad Mansha and Jehangir Khan Tareen have put money in corporate farming.
IN 10 years after admitting Bt cotton for commercial cultivation, India has tripled its cotton output to over 36...
Commerce Minister remained upbeat about future of trade relationships but said “trade talks cannot be held in a void”.
QAISER Bashir started QSA Surgical as an ‘offshoot of the family business’ around 40 years ago with an ...