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Pakistan sugar industry: a sweet-bitter saga

Pakistan sugar industry: a sweet-bitter saga

Pakistan’s sustainable economic growth begins with a strong agricultural base since it is an agrarian economy. The agriculture sector contributes around 21% to the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and employing more than 40% of the labor force. It provides food to the rapidly growing population and …

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Can the future of Pakistan be cashless?

Can the future of Pakistan be cashless

Currently, only about 21% of Pakistan’s adult population has formal access to financial services whereas, 34% of Pakistan’s population uses a smartphone with a broadband connection and this number is expected to grow significantly due to increasing availability of inexpensive …

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