Only one option remains, and our caretaker finance minister is likely to tap into it
Wheat and sugarcane crops have the potential to change the fate of the local food industry and the entire...
Whatever goes around comes around, but a bit more speedily now.
During the last fiscal, the pulses’ import bill reached $952m, or 15.5pc of the country’s total food imports of $6.139bn
While five years ago the currency swap had not worked, mainly due to a lack of interest from banks and businesses
In March and April, Pakistan earned about $61m through meat exports, which pushed 10 months’ exports close to $190m.
The State Bank raises its key policy rate by 50 basis points for the next two months.
Overall growth of the agriculture sector hit a 13-year high of 3.8pc in the previous fiscal year, but a number of ...
The amendments introduced through the Finance Bill 2018 need a careful approach to reduce suffering of bank customers.
What really caused the greenback to lose value in the span of a few days? And why had it shot up to Rs119.50?
It’s no surprise if one didn’t get an update on Balochistan Bank
A cursory look at the development plan document reveals that no new development scheme has been designed.
Bankers confirm that inflow of tax money into bank accounts is picking up pace as awareness about the scheme is growing.
Budgetary incentives can create larger food export surplus.
“We’ve burnt our fingers once. We know handling of such transactions can be seen as an attempt to money laundering.”
Can our underdeveloped agriculture sector achieve such high growth for a second consecutive year?
This does not meet bankers demand that banks be treated at par with non-banking companies.
The federal government is likely to set a growth target of 3.8 per cent for agriculture in the next fiscal year.
For overcoming external sector problems, govt will have to borrow billions of dollars before this fiscal's end in June.
Implementing the food security policy requires harmony among provincial and federal authorities.