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Micro Financing And Poverty

Banking Industry (facts & Figures)

POVERTY INCIDENCE IN PAKISTAN Year National Urban Rural 2005-06 50.4 36.6 57.4 2007-08 44.1 32.7 49.7 2010-11 36.8 26.2 42.1 2011-12 36.3 22.8 43.1 2013-14 29.5 18.2 35.6 2015-16 24.3 12.5 30.7 PAKISTAN: SUPPLY OF AGRICULTURAL CREDIT BY INSTITUTIONS (Rs …

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Indigenous Philanthropic System In Pakistan

Indigenous Philanthropic System In Pakistan

In any country, social experts see that charities and community groups bring citizens together, support communities as well as build social capital. Some social experts notice that the voluntary sector/organizations alone cannot solve the all economic challenges facing Pakistan at …

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Pakistan’s Poverty Headcount Review

Pakistan’s Poverty Headcount Review

Present Economic Survey of Pakistan during FY2018 calculated that over the last decade, Pakistan’s poverty headcount has recorded a persistent fall both at nationwide and regional levels. Percentage of people living below poverty line has fallen from 50.4 percent in …

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World Stock Markets

World Stock Markets updates

Us Stocks End Higher Despite Global Trade Tension US stock indexes closed higher on Friday as investors shrugged off concerns about global trade tensions but trading volume was relatively light ahead of a busy week of central bank meetings. The …

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Stock Watch

Stock Watch

Political Clarity Maintains Rising Trend At PSX Summary Some quick decision-making at political level cleared the apprehensions of investors and brought positivity for the second week after taking oath by the caretaker government. Six-member caretaker cabinet took on June 5, …

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Stock Review

Stock Review

Bulls Keep Control As Investor Interest Spreads Across The Board During the week ended 8th June 2018, the benchmark index of Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) continued its bull run into the second week post announcement of caretaker setup and closed …

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Gulf

Gulf News

Businesses Can Settle Vat Payments At Uae Exchange UAE Exchange has announced that it has started accepting Value Added Tax (VAT) payments on behalf of the Federal Tax Authority (FTA). All entities registered with the FTA who have a valid …

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India

India News This Week

RBI Governor Urjit Patel Says, No Impact On Npas Due To Farm Loan Waivers By States There are no implications on non-performing assets (NPAs) of banks because of farm loan waivers provided by various states, RBI Governor Urjit Patel. Many …

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Pakistan

Pakistan News

Kinnow Exports Hit Register High At 370,000 Tons Pakistan’s kinnow exports touched a record high at 370,000 tons in the 2017-18 season, up 45,000 tons compared to shipments of 325,000 tons in previous year, according to data compiled by the …

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Shipping

Shipping News

Container Shippers And Lines Battle Over Emergency Bunker Fuel Surcharges Several of the world’s largest container shipping companies have imposed emergency bunker surcharges upon their customers in the past two weeks, seeking to claw back revenues lost to rising fuel …

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