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Pakistan’s Pre-budget scenario

Pakistan’s pre-budget scenario

Image source:  https://www.google.com Former finance minister Asad Umar, who made a speech at the extra-budgetary consultation and scheduled conference in Islamabad (02.04.19) indicated full agreement with thoughts on “elite capture” and “inheritance tax”. The financial crisis may be the biggest …

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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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Pre-Budget 2019-20 (Facts & Figures)

A Review of the Banking Sector (Facts & Figures)

Pakistan: Salient Features Of The Budget 2018-19 The total outlay of budget FY2019 is Rs 5,932.5 billion. This size is 16.2 percent higher than the size of budget estimates FY2018. The resource availability during 2018-19 has been estimated at Rs …

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Review of external debt

Review of external debt

External debt plays both a pessimistic as well as optimistic role in shaping economic growth in any country mainly developing. Various studies recorded that external debt is useful when the government uses it for investment-oriented projects like energy, infrastructure and …

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Falling account deficit

Falling account deficit

In developing countries, researchers see that the current account deficit is regarded as one of the significant reasons for unsteady growth. Thus, the controllability of current account deficit and the selection of strategies to be implemented play a determining role …

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Global Stock Exchanges

World Stock Markets updates

STOCK EXCHANGES AROUND THE WORLD Pakistan’s KSE-100 continues to rise, aided by support fund After a phenomenal rally in the preceding session, the stock market continued to gain ground on Thursday as euphoria over the creation of a market support …

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Stock Watch

Stock Watch

Stocks gain 271 points on Rs20bn support fund; volatility persists Summary During the week two important news had direct impact on the working of Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX): (i) The approval on Thursday of issuance of sovereign guarantee of Rs20 …

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