Trying the same old formulas

Trying the same old formulas

Budget proposals from various business forums reveal that trading house demands are more prominent in Sindh than in Punjab. Updated 27 May, 2024 02:53pm
A new squabble but a smart KP budget

A new squabble but a smart KP budget

KP’s finance team has introduced a few significant reforms to expand its tax and non-tax revenues by rationalising existing rates.
Updated 27 May, 2024 11:08am
Balancing banking scales

Balancing banking scales

Over the last five years, more than 30pc, or Rs 4.5tr, of all new deposits have been Islamic.
Updated 27 May, 2024 02:58pm
Finance: Economic challenges remain

Finance: Economic challenges remain

Regardless of the much-needed respite, Pakistan’s economy maintains a pessimistic outlook with low growth expected.
Updated 27 May, 2024 03:04pm

COMPANY NEWS

Lucky Core Industries Limited (LCI) has executed Asset Purchase Agreements with Pfizer Pakistan Limited
Published 27 May, 2024 06:04am
Europe — the new hot spot

Europe — the new hot spot

In the first half of 2023, about 13,000 Pakistanis left for Egypt or Libya, double the 2022 number.
Updated 27 May, 2024 02:18pm
Engaging the ignored

Engaging the ignored

Real transformation lies in taking digitalisation to the grassroots level to build a stronger and more responsive local govt structure.
Updated 27 May, 2024 02:28pm

US vs China

The Biden administration raised tariffs on $18bn of goods from China as part of its long-awaited review of the...
Published 27 May, 2024 06:04am

AI-led chips boom

Leading designer of graphics chips Nvidia’s revenue grew 262pc in the first quarter of its fiscal year to $26bn,...
Published 27 May, 2024 06:04am
Data points

Data points

A peer group is a group of professionals who meet on a regular basis to confidentially share their current
Published 27 May, 2024 06:04am

Paying for babies

South Korea, which has the world’s lowest total fertility rate — just above 0.7, far below the replacement level...
Published 27 May, 2024 06:04am

Inflation in the US

A record high 41pc of Americans name inflation the most important financial problem facing their family, according ...
Published 27 May, 2024 06:04am

Conflict resolution

Managers spend 20pc of their time on average managing team conflict, according to Harvard Business Review
Published 27 May, 2024 06:04am
Freelancers rising fast

Freelancers rising fast

Graphic design and web development are most sought-after talents, reflecting evolving demands of global digital economy.
Updated 27 May, 2024 02:32pm
Investing in rural skills development

Investing in rural skills development

It is imperative to offer training programmes directly at the trainees’ doorsteps using semi-mobile training units.
Updated 27 May, 2024 02:44pm
Enhancing wheat storage

Enhancing wheat storage

Improved crop storage capacities could help prevent market glut, stabilise wheat prices and reduce post-harvest losses
Published 20 May, 2024 08:34am