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Relentless circular debt in energy sector

Relentless circular debt in energy sector

Currently, Pakistan’s circular debt stands at a whopping Rs1.4 trillion, which includes the loans accumulated by previous governments. The alarming source of this burden is the persistent IOUs that keep piling up among all the stake holders in the energy …

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Post-Budget 2019- 20 (Facts & Figures)

A Review of the Banking Sector (Facts & Figures)

Salient Features Of Budget 2019-20 The total outlay of budget FY2020 is Rs 8,238.1 billion. This size is 38.9 percent higher than the size of budget estimates FY2019. The resource availability during FY2020 has been estimated at Rs 7,899.1 billion …

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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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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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External debt: a lot of challenges ahead

External debt: a lot of challenges ahead

In the shaping of economic growth of any country, researchers revealed that external debt plays both an optimistic as well as pessimistic role mainly in the developing countries. It is useful when any government uses external debt for investment-oriented projects …

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