The natural gas pricing policy has not been utilised to direct and maximise its productive use.
The implicit reliance on the government by some businesses — assumed in the shape of a bailout during times of distress
A sharp reduction of over 100 basis points was noted for Pakistan Investment Bonds of all tenures.
In view of trade surpluses, the federal government has levied a duty on wheat and sugar imports to protect farmers.
Pakistan has entered the organised dairy farming segment only recently.
The Pakistan Council of Research in Water Resources says the country, once having surplus water, now has a water deficit
The Super Asia group’s annual sales turnover, including exports of Rs350m, is around Rs2bn
Carryover-stocks plus estimates of surplus production this year have led the govt to allow limited export of sugar
For the first nine months of the year (9MCY14), FFBL’s profitability dropped by 46pc to Rs1.77bn, against Rs3.3bn