Nasir Jamal

In pursuit of (hot) money

These speculative capital flows can move in and out very quickly, potentially leading to currency instability. Updated Sep 16, 2019 09:47am

Textiles languishing by the wayside

In Bangladesh, textile exporters have their office in the prime minister’s office for quick resolution of issues. Updated Sep 09, 2019 09:34am

Weight of the stabilisation policies

The new fiscal year has indeed started on a ‘positive note’ as the prime minister’s economic team apprised him... Published Sep 02, 2019 07:16am

Cement sales inch down

The industry’s capacity utilisation also dropped sharply to 70pc. Updated Aug 31, 2019 08:58am

The unsurprising contraction

LSM’s decline is going to be sharper in the first two quarters of the current year. Updated Aug 26, 2019 08:54am

Small business’s shrinking space

‘The ongoing fiscal and monetary measures will result in a significantly large number of enterprises closing down for... Published Aug 05, 2019 07:01am

Incentivising local industry

‘We need to have new industrial zones in every city with a population of one million people. Published Jul 29, 2019 06:57am

Reviving the housing sector

‘A better way to reduce the growing housing gap is to give tax advantages and other incentives to builders. Updated Jul 15, 2019 08:05am

Engro’s big dreams

‘We want to become the largest exporter of Pakistan… by supplying to the Chinese market’ Published Jul 08, 2019 07:57am