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Paltry spending on health and education

Education, health overhaul – govt ready to make history

If anyone visits hospitals and educational institutions operating in the public sector in Pakistan, highly depleted conditions establish two points: 1) paltry allocations for health and education confirm that the two sectors have remained on the lowest priority of the …

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Pakistan-Indonesia political and economic relations

Pakistan- Indonesia Political And Economic Relation

Pakistan and Indonesia are two friendly, brotherly countries enjoying historical deep rooted, time tested and all weathered friendship. Both countries are knotted with Islamic brotherhood striving for global peace, promoting tolerance, fighting to eliminate terrorism, extremism, intolerance and endeavoring to …

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Market Indicators

Market Indicators

PAKISTAN MARKET INDICATORS EXCHANGE RATES Currency Activity Friday 8-Sep Friday 15-Sep Friday 22-Sep Thursday 28-Sep Friday 6-Oct Friday 13-Oct DOLLAR Buying 107.35 106.75 106.7 106.6 106.6 107.2 Selling 107.65 107.05 107 106.9 106.9 107.5 POUND Buying 137.5 142.25 142 141.5 …

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Is Pakistan making economic progress? (Facts & Figures)

A Review of the Banking Sector (Facts & Figures)

PAKISTAN TRADES (Million US $) Period Exports (BOP) Growth Rate Imports (BOP) Growth Rate Balance of Trade 1974-75 977.59596 -4.1287766 2114.1717 41.596028 -1136.5758 1975-76 1162.0909 18.872311 2139.3838 1.1925295 -977.29293 1976-77 1131.7172 -2.6137144 2418.0808 13.026974 -1286.3636 1977-78 1496.8687 32.265262 3174.0404 31.262793 …

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Core and wholesale inflation jumps in September

Core and wholesale inflation jumps in September

Rising international oil and other commodity prices remains a concern. These prices are predicted to move in upward direction, which would be affecting local inflation especially in Pakistan. However, given the rise in agriculture production and enough food supplies, stable …

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Sector wise input for Pakistan’s GDP

Sector wise input for Pakistan’s GDP

The proper implementation of fiscal and monetary policy can help reduce cyclical fluctuations and be able for the economy of a country to progress its GDP (gross domestic products) in the world. Many foreign economists foresee the economy of Pakistan …

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