Mohiuddin Aazim

Finance: Inflation is merciless

Agriculture and industry are in trouble: high inflation and an increasing cost of inputs continue to give them... Updated Jan 16, 2020 04:01am

Pitfalls of tight monetary policy

Will the SBP go for a rate cut without first verifying evidence of a declining trend in inflation at a time... Published Jan 06, 2020 07:07am

Will Baqir cut rates?

A gradual easing of monetary policy is essential for reinvigorating economic activities. Updated Nov 19, 2019 10:00am

Why foreigners want our bonds

The government’s overreliance on international investment to accumulate forex reserves is unwise Published Oct 28, 2019 06:48am

Banks’ fight against bad loans

Apart from the economic slowdown, a sharp rise in interest rates can also be blamed for the build-up in NPLs Published Sep 30, 2019 06:54am

Banking for development

Policymakers and ordinary people need to know exactly what banks have done so far to achieve the SDGs. Updated Sep 23, 2019 09:55am

Banks need to unlearn a few things

Banks must increase their lending to agriculture, SMEs, commodity financing and consumer sectors. That’s where demand Published Sep 16, 2019 06:56am