When seen in this backdrop, regulations on housing finance still look wanting on many counts
Silo bags are specially designed hermetic bags that can store up to 60 tonnes of grains, under such conditions that
The total output of fruits in Balochistan has also shown a rising trend in the last four years.
Many start-ups raised sizable funds in 2016, market reports reveal. However, they either avoided borrowing from banks
As the economy shows signs of greater growth, many companies are now getting bulkier bank loans for capital expenses
Modernisation of some fish processing units and investment made in companies producing soft drinks,...
Growers say bankers simply don’t want to get out of their comfort zone when it comes to entertaining small borrowers.
Solar panels’ use has been growing in rural areas, both at households and on farms and fields.
Bankers say implementing two key elements of IT risk management and governance framework is very important...
Private sector credit flow remained weak in the first two and a half months of 2017, say banks.
Increasing population, higher per-capita intake of food, craze for fast food are putting pressure on food imports.
“We see credit demand in all segments of private sector businesses growing further this year as the economy takes off.”
Food exports to Iran are growing after lifting of US-led international sanctions on that nation.
“IT industrialists will have to make long-term business a priority instead of treating it as a short-term opportunity.”
Exports of meat have grown rapidly — though a decline is visible due to a growing local consumption and smuggling.
China has emerged as the single biggest market for Pakistani shrimp, oyster, lobster and crab, and the second largest
“Ensuring compliance of regulatory guidelines and, at the same time."
State Bank officials say the geographic and segment based allocations of agricultural lending could be done after
The move to launch the Pakistan Financial Inclusion and Infrastructure Project, the latest in a series to promote...
Hybrid varieties were expected to yield up to 3,450kg per hectare output but in most cases actual yields have not