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Govt gets $6.3bn in foreign loans

Govt gets $6.3bn in foreign loans
The Econo­mic Affairs Division said the country received $6.3bn in July-January FY24 against its annual target of $17.6bn.
Published 24 Feb, 2024 06:33am

Move to drag IMF into rigging row panned

Move to drag IMF into rigging row panned
Lender shows interest in working with new govt; senators term Imran’s decision "anti-Pakistan"; PTI founder confirms plan to write to IMF.
Updated 24 Feb, 2024 09:38pm

Probe into Rs7.13 FCA hike ordered

Probe into Rs7.13 FCA hike ordered
Nepra chairman wonders why Discos sought such a massive increase in tariff while there had not been any change in fuel price and exchange rate.
Published 24 Feb, 2024 06:33am

‘Tapping agri potential can save $9bn’

‘Tapping agri potential can save $9bn’
Pakistan can save up to $9 billion annually, while the country has been spending about $10bn on the import of agricultural products, said the State Bank of Pakistan’s Deputy Governor.
Published 24 Feb, 2024 06:33am

Business & Finance

Depressed valuations but unloved

Depressed valuations but unloved
Despite compounded inflation of over 100pc over the last five years, PSX’s equity valuations continue to trail even inflation, resulting in severe market undervaluation.
Published 19 Feb, 2024 08:13am

Is the rupee poised to depreciate?

Is the rupee poised to depreciate?
A newly formed weak coalition government and low forex reserves with the central bank will make it challenging to manage the pressure on the exchange rate.
Published 19 Feb, 2024 08:09am

Contenders for the next finance minister

Contenders for the next finance minister
Managing the expectations of the public and the business community while adhering to stringent stability targets is not an enviable task.
Published 19 Feb, 2024 08:11am

Echoes of the 2008 financial crisis

Echoes of the 2008 financial crisis
Economies like Pakistan could be indirectly impacted by US property woes if the contagion spreads like the one about 16 years ago.
Published 19 Feb, 2024 07:56am