We had a vow of action not once but twice — action against those responsible for the price spiral. And yet, here we are again…
Raising incremental revenues under present economic conditions presents challenges, sys Dr Waqas Masud.
The findings have ramifications beyond the case itself.
The reality is that this govt is adrift; there is no vision at play, whether for tax reform or on state-owned enterprises.
Tech executives say official demands for content regulation, access to user data mounting.
Here we are, not more than six months later, at exactly the same point in time when last year’s price spiral got going.
Even as efforts are being made to draw up the plans necessary to satisfy the IMF, a massive political storm is brewing.
Even as the government talks of further stimulus, it is in fairly advanced stages of its talks for revival of the IMF programme.
The question is: how much was given to whom in the name of fighting the pandemic and helping the poor?
The country continues to flounder in search of a path to documentation and broadening the tax base.
There is not much one can say about the mindset which leads people to hurl taunts...
Is Pakistan's Covid-19 fight over? Have we won?
That’s the thing with economic indicators: they can change. No single indicator tells the story of the economy.
The natural question to ask is what all needs to happen before we can get to an ‘agreement’.
Those who are apparently being encouraged to engage in abusive behaviour against the government’s critics are searching for new
The critical ingredient that was missing in the first two growth booms is similarly absent here: reform.
We should thank the Almighty that we have been spared the kind of catastrophe that others have had to face on the Covid-19 front.
Parties refuse to place equity bids citing uncertainty on tariffs.
There was to be no transformative moment, it seemed, only a slow, drawn-out, and painful economic adjustment.
How is the CAA blaming the media for the fact that its counterparts around the world are demanding answers from it?