Interviews – Pakistan & Gulf Economist http://www.pakistaneconomist.com Pakistan's Business Financial Magazine Tue, 28 Jan 2020 12:29:00 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.1.4 Existing growth in construction likely shape up real estate sector http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2020/01/20/existing-growth-in-construction-likely-shape-up-real-estate-sector/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2020/01/20/existing-growth-in-construction-likely-shape-up-real-estate-sector/#respond Sun, 19 Jan 2020 22:15:48 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=36900 Pakistan’s economy is on the increase speed Cement and steel estimated of having a good time Interview with Mr Ahmed Owais Thanvi – Managing Director, Kings Group of Builders & Developers PAGE: Kindly tell me about yourself and your organization: Ahmed Owais Thanvi: I am Managing Director of Kings Group of Builders & Developers. The Kings …

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Housing, construction and real estate need prompt revamp http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2020/01/20/housing-construction-and-real-estate-need-prompt-revamp/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2020/01/20/housing-construction-and-real-estate-need-prompt-revamp/#respond Sun, 19 Jan 2020 22:10:26 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=36899 Business industry likely to see boom of investments this year Interview with Muhammad Talha, President – Naya Nazimabad Gymkhana PAGE: Tell me something about yourself, please: Muhammad Talha: I am working in Arif Habib Group for last 10 years. Before joining the Arif Habib Group Company, I served in Al-Abbas Group, Ghulam Farooq Group and …

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More deep-rooted structural reforms can make better financial sector http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2020/01/13/more-deep-rooted-structural-reforms-can-make-better-financial-sector/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2020/01/13/more-deep-rooted-structural-reforms-can-make-better-financial-sector/#respond Sun, 12 Jan 2020 22:10:19 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=36663 Country’s growth will progress steadily in the coming years Pakistan’s banking heading towards more convenient payment solutions Interview with Mohammad Raza — Group Head Customer Support, Meezan Bank PAGE: Tell me something about yourself and your bank, please: Mohammad Raza: I currently serve Meezan Bank as the Group Head of Customer Support. As far as my educational …

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CarFirst sets distinctive goals to get its vision of revolutionizing Pakistan auto sector http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2020/01/06/carfirst-sets-distinctive-goals-to-get-its-vision-of-revolutionizing-pakistan-auto-sector/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2020/01/06/carfirst-sets-distinctive-goals-to-get-its-vision-of-revolutionizing-pakistan-auto-sector/#respond Sun, 05 Jan 2020 22:20:59 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=36448 The only company in Pakistan making car selling process fast, simple, secure and stress-free Interview with Raja Murad — Co Founder and CEO CarFirst PAGE: What has been the growth story for being a successful company? Can you share some interesting numbers? Raja Murad: Today with consistent hard work and determination from my team, we employ over …

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Pakistan economy remains lack innovation, competitiveness http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2020/01/06/pakistan-economy-remains-lack-innovation-competitiveness/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2020/01/06/pakistan-economy-remains-lack-innovation-competitiveness/#respond Sun, 05 Jan 2020 22:15:18 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=36357 Joint efforts need to attract GVC-linked investments Interview with Mr Ashfaq Yousuf Tola – President, Tola Associates Pakistan & Gulf Economist had an exclusive conversation with Mr Ashfaq Yousuf Tola regarding economy. Excerpts of the conversation are as follows: Pakistan has shown some progress, but it continued to lag far behind in comparison to other regional countries …

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PSX taking steps in the right direction to uptick foreign inflows, local response http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2020/01/06/psx-taking-steps-in-the-right-direction-to-uptick-foreign-inflows-local-response/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2020/01/06/psx-taking-steps-in-the-right-direction-to-uptick-foreign-inflows-local-response/#respond Sun, 05 Jan 2020 22:10:00 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=36356 Market posts foreign money movement of $67m in first 11 months of CY19 Total revenue of PSX for the FY2018-19 was recorded at Rs1.28 billion Interview with Muhammad Rafique Umer, — Acting Managing Director, Pakistan Stock Exchange PAKISTAN & GULF ECONOMIST sought views of Muhammad Rafique Umer about Pakistan Stock Exchange. Following are his viewpoints: …

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Economy is poised to take off http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/12/30/economy-is-poised-to-take-off/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/12/30/economy-is-poised-to-take-off/#respond Sun, 29 Dec 2019 22:15:51 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=36153 Interview with Tara Uzra Dawood – President, Dawood Global Foundation PAGE: Tell me something about yourself and your organization, please: Tara Uzra Dawood: I am CEO of 786 Investments, a Shariah-compliant asset management company, as well as President of Dawood Global Foundation, which holds the National Awards for Pakistan under its LADIESFUND platform and is educating one …

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No major development in PSX in 2019, but hopes for better progress ahead http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/12/30/no-major-development-in-psx-in-2019-but-hopes-for-better-progress-ahead/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/12/30/no-major-development-in-psx-in-2019-but-hopes-for-better-progress-ahead/#respond Sun, 29 Dec 2019 22:10:13 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=36152 Interview with Muhammad Azam Yousufzai – a Capital Market Expert PAGE: Could you tell us about the performance of Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) in 2019? Muhammad Azam Yousufzai: CY 2019 was not lucky for PSX investors like other industries because of cut in GDP growth from 5.5 to 2.5 by the Government of Pakistan, Interest rates …

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Pakistan’s financial services on course of continuous inclusion and diversity http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/12/16/pakistans-financial-services-on-course-of-continuous-inclusion-and-diversity/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/12/16/pakistans-financial-services-on-course-of-continuous-inclusion-and-diversity/#respond Sun, 15 Dec 2019 22:35:09 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=35670 For economic boom we must timely implement right policies with patriotic resolve Interview with Syed Ali Raza Bukhari — Head of SMA, National Investment Trust Limited PAGE: Tell me something about yourself and your career please: Syed Ali Raza Bukhari: Prior to joining NITL as Head of SMAs, I have had the opportunity to set up …

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More policy measures will bring Pakistan financial services at par with developed nations http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/12/16/more-policy-measures-will-bring-pakistan-financial-services-at-par-with-developed-nations/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/12/16/more-policy-measures-will-bring-pakistan-financial-services-at-par-with-developed-nations/#respond Sun, 15 Dec 2019 22:30:14 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=35671 Govt has taken best steps for economic growth, need to increase industrial activities Interview with Mr Zia ul Mustafa Awan –President, ICMA Pakistan PAGE: Kindly tell me something about yourself and your career, please: Zia ul Mustafa Awan: Presently; I am serving as Chief Financial Officer & Business Administrator of Pakistan Expo Centre Private Limited, …

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