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Approaching IMF no more preference?

Approaching IMF no more preference

One completely fails to understand the reasons behind Government of Pakistan’s reluctance in approaching the lender of last resort International Monetary Fund (IMF). It goes without saying that borrowing from any source, other than IMF, is highly expensive. However, it …

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Hepatitis C: a major challenge in Pakistan

Hepatitis C: a major challenge in Pakistan

The number of patients suffering from Hepatitis C virus (HCV) disease continues to rise and the disease is becoming a major health hazard. Pakistan has the world’s second highest prevalence of Hepatitis C while Egypt occupies the first position in …

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