RESEARCH

PAGE Annual 2020 (Facts & Figures)

PAGE Annual 2020 (Facts & Figures)

Pakistan: Exports, Imports And Balance Of Trade (Million US $) Period Exports (BOP) Growth Rate Imports (BOP) Growth Rate Balance of Trade Value Cumulative Value Cumulative a b Monthly Period to Period c d Monthly Period to Period a-c b-d …

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Market Indicators

Market Indicators

Market indicators are a series of technical indicators used by traders to predict the direction of the major financial indexes. Most market indicators are created by analyzing the number of companies that have reached new highs relative to the number …

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Growth in agriculture sector and future plans ahead

Growth in agriculture sector and future plans ahead

Realising the potential of agriculture and taking cognizance of the issues related to agriculture sector, the present Government of Pakistan has launched the Prime Minister Agriculture emergency programme worth Rs 277 billion to revolutionize the agriculture and livestock sectors. The …

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Review of balance of trade in Oct 2020

Review of balance of trade in Oct 2020

Researchers reveal that the integration of states into the global economy is often seen as a significant factor of the growing income and growth. Foreign trade grows the worldwide economy and at the same time can become a significant driver …

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Women empowerment in the making

Women empowerment in the making

Various studies identify that women’s empowerment is a procedure of social and personal change, taking place over interlinked and mutually reinforcing political, psychological, social and economic domains, and by which women individually and collectively gain power, meaningful selections and control …

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Streaming of remittances into Pakistan

Streaming of remittances into Pakistan

As private capital flows have fallen, the International economists reveal that workers’ remittances have become an increasingly prominent source of external funding for various developing states. They have also revealed that international migrants contribute positively to economic growth in their …

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Review of National Refinery’s quarterly report

Review of National Refinery’s quarterly report

The financial statistics released during quarter closed September 30, 2020 by the financial experts of National Refinery Limited (NRL) showed that during the period, the company incurred a loss after tax of Rs. 1,311 million resulting in loss per share …

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Review of Islamic Banking report by Sept-2020 end

Review of Islamic Banking report by Sept-2020 end

At the end of September 2020, State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) identified that the infrastructure of Islamic banking industry remained same with 22 Islamic banking institutions (IBIs); 5 full-fledged Islamic banks (IBs) and 17 conventional banks having standalone Islamic banking …

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Covid-19 hardship and health relief measures

Covid-19 hardship and health relief measures

Unluckily the outbreak of Covid-19 has disturbed the business environment of Pakistan. The experts reveal that the main victims of the Covid-19 outbreak are micro, small, and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) in Pakistan. Companies are facing several issues like financial, supply …

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Foreign debt in statistics

Foreign debt in statistics

Presently Pakistan’s external debt and liabilities reached historical level of $113.8 billion at the end of September 2020, due to fresh borrowing from multilateral and bilateral sources on account of public debt. The economists reveal that economic growth and development …

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Review of business environment

Review of business environment

In Pakistan, the economic report shows that as economies reopen with expectations that the adverse impact of COVID-19 is bottoming out, there is an on-going debate over the shape of the economic recovery. No doubt presently, investors have fears about …

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  • World Stock Markets updates

    Global Stock Exchanges

    Sensex ends 110 points lower, Nifty slips to 12,969 ahead of GDP data Domestic stock markets took a breather a day after benchmark indices jumped 1 percent, as investors weighed the prospect of Covid-19 vaccines against global economic slowdown. The …

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  • Stock Watch

    Stock Watch

  • Stock Review

    Stock Review

Interviews

Mega CPEC –a battle of economic supremacy on the horizon

Mega CPEC –a battle of economic supremacy on the horizon

Interview with Sardar Shoukat Popalzai – President, Balochistan Economic Forum PAKISTAN & GULF ECONOMIST had an exclusive conversation with Sardar Shoukat Popalzai about CPEC. Excerpts of the conversation are as follows: CPEC – Regional integrator with greater opportunity provider for the …

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Growth in food sector largely tremendous

Growth in food sector largely tremendous

Interview with Mr Rafiq Rangoonwala — a leading businessman PAGE: Tell me something about yourself and your organization, please: Rafiq Rangoonwala: I am associated with food business for last 40 years. I started my career with KFC in Houston, worked in …

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Agriculture is not a money-spinning business in Sindh

Agriculture is not a money-spinning business in Sindh

Interview with Mr Nadeem Shah — a progressive farmer PAGE: Tell me something about yourself and your contribution for the betterment of the agriculture sector, please: Nadeem Shah: I got involved in agriculture at the age of 17, way back in 1975 …

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  • Press Releases

    Press Releases

    International institutions draining resources of poor countries: Mian Zahid Hussain Chairman of National Business Group of FPCCI, President Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum and All Karachi Industrial Alliance, and former provincial minister Mian Zahid Hussain on Friday said peace and …

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  • Press Releases

    Press Releases

  • Press Releases

    Press Releases

  • Press Releases

    Press Releases

  • Press Releases

    Press Releases

This is how Pakistan is closing its skills gap

This is how Pakistan is closing its skills gap

Pakistan is the sixth most populous country in the world, with 64% of its population below the age 30 and youth unemployment rate as high as 8.5%. Efforts to re-skill and upskill the population by the public sector are patchy. A new multistakeholder approach …

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