NFC’s way forward

NFC’s way forward

The next budget will set the trend as the government plans major fiscal stimulus for pushing growth. Updated 07 Jun, 2021 10:42am
On the cusp of expansion

On the cusp of expansion

The government has committed to continuing the existing policy of imposing levies, cesses and surcharges to enhance resources for
Published 07 Jun, 2021 08:11am
The PSX wish list

The PSX wish list

Good times are rolling on for the Pakistan stock market.
Updated 07 Jun, 2021 10:49am
The corporate docket of demands

The corporate docket of demands

This time last year, there was doom and gloom all around. After the tightening of the economy owing to the...
Published 07 Jun, 2021 07:53am
CPL’s upcoming IPO

CPL’s upcoming IPO

Citi Pharma controls 5-6pc of the entire domestic API market and is targeting to enhance its share to 30-40pc by 2030 by
Published 07 Jun, 2021 07:47am
Data points

Data points

The virus has shattered families and orphaned children around the world. But in India, where 27pc of the population of 1.3 billion
Published 07 Jun, 2021 07:43am

Covid-19 and socio-economic disparities

The mortality rate from the pandemic for Pakistanis living in the UK is 2.39 times higher than for white people, with a heightened
Published 07 Jun, 2021 07:36am

It’s raining apps

The number of apps downloaded in Apple’s App Store and Google Play in 2020 were 142.9bn, according to Wall Street...
Published 07 Jun, 2021 07:35am

A Covid-free town

A Brazilian town has seen a 95pc drop in Covid-19 deaths after almost all adults were vaccinated as part of an...
Published 07 Jun, 2021 07:35am

Cancer-causing talc

Johnson & Johnson must pay a $2.1bn award to women who claimed its baby powder was contaminated with...
Published 07 Jun, 2021 07:31am
Wiring up for growth

Wiring up for growth

Based on insiders’ estimates, the size of the wire and cable industry in Pakistan is approximately Rs50bn.
Updated 31 May, 2021 09:47am
Great expectations

Great expectations

Familiar with the IMF programme, the tycoons dreaded a rollback of the loaded govt packages under the donors’ watch.
Updated 31 May, 2021 09:55am