The evolving common approach of PPP and PTI on improving the criteria for distribution of resources augurs well.
The employment target is too ambitious to be met within five years.
The cyclic austerity process has failed to subdue the stubborn twin deficits.
PTI, PML-Q agree on developing a new local government model.
For ‘transforming governance’, much depends on expanding e-governance and enhancing digitalisation of the economy...
Implementation of PTI's 100-day agenda is particularly necessary to make the electoral exercise meaningful.
SBP intends to provide subsidised refinancing to the banks and development financial institutions for low-cost housing
Gone are the days when ideological bias attracted social and political activists to work on a voluntary basis.
CPEC has helped Pakistan adopt a different approach to globalisation; a sound trade-linked investment has the potential
The challenges are deep-rooted and too enormous to be tackled by the cash-starved ...
Policymakers should not lose sight of the fact that privatisation is different from routine commercial transactions
In the practice of economic growth, balances turn into imbalances and assume the proportion of a crisis if not addressed
Some economists say businesses are stepping into what they describe as the age of “alliance capitalism” helped by a ...
In this phase of global protectionism an export-oriented industrialisation has limited potential. It needs to be
The rural population in Sindh has been neglected as agriculture was not put at the centre of development strategy,
At the macroeconomic level, the country’s governance needs a culture change, as signalled by the fierce, enduring public
The officials maintain that the ‘FY2019 budget has been formulated in such a way that it adversely affects the share of
Policymakers are focused on economic growth that measures national income, not the living standards of the millions.
Over the past five years, high debt servicing expense and adverse terms of trade eroded domestic capital formation.
Miftah tends to forget that most of the development functions devolved to the federating units after the 18th Amendment.