Economic – Pakistan & Gulf Economist http://www.pakistaneconomist.com Pakistan's Business Financial Magazine Mon, 15 Jul 2019 10:22:39 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.1.1 Ascending enrolment rates http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/07/01/ascending-enrolment-rates/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/07/01/ascending-enrolment-rates/#respond Sun, 30 Jun 2019 19:44:49 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=30072 According to the current economic survey, the whole education situation is based on key performance indicators like enrolment rates, number of institutes and teachers which experienced marginal enhancement. The statistics show that the total number of teachers during FY2018 was recorded 1.8 million as against to 1.7 million during previous year explaining a rise of …

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Pakistan garners support to avert FATF blacklisting http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/06/24/pakistan-garners-support-to-avert-fatf-blacklisting/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/06/24/pakistan-garners-support-to-avert-fatf-blacklisting/#respond Sun, 23 Jun 2019 19:58:09 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=29845 Finally, Pakistan managed to garner much-needed support from three-member states of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) to avoid being placed on its blacklist, but the threats still lingers on. The country has been on the global money laundering watchdog’s radar since June 2018, when it was placed on the grey list for terrorist financing …

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Post-Budget – economic performance trend 2017-18 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/06/24/post-budget-economic-performance-trend-2017-18/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/06/24/post-budget-economic-performance-trend-2017-18/#respond Sun, 23 Jun 2019 19:53:24 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=29760 Image from https://www.asiatimes.com/ Pakistan’s growth rate of GDP has reached a new high. According to the data released by the Central Bank of Pakistan, the constant price calculation based on the 2005-06 fiscal year, the GDP growth rate of the 2017-18 financial year hit a 13-year high of 5.8%, an increase of 0.4 percentage points …

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Budget 2020 — needs to focus more on economic reforms http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/06/03/budget-2020-needs-to-focus-more-on-economic-reforms/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/06/03/budget-2020-needs-to-focus-more-on-economic-reforms/#respond Sun, 02 Jun 2019 20:02:53 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=29319 Like other countries, role of manufacturing sector in Pakistan’s economy is of paramount significance. Enhanced exports are believed to benefit the country. Pakistan needs to strengthen this sector in order to enhance its exports which are concentrated largely in textile and semi-manufactures. Exports are dominated in foreign currency thus any change in the currency parities …

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Dealing public sector spending and economic revival http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/06/03/dealing-public-sector-spending-and-economic-revival/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/06/03/dealing-public-sector-spending-and-economic-revival/#respond Sun, 02 Jun 2019 20:00:39 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=29316 Last quarter of any financial year is not less than a budget season. Everyone including government institutes, corporate sector, government employees and even common persons are generally found debating upcoming budge and its impact on their economic lives. This debate becomes more vehement and intense in the times of struggling economy and stagnant economic growth. …

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Fiscal year budget for next fiscal year in Pakistan http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/06/03/fiscal-year-budget-for-next-fiscal-year-in-pakistan/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/06/03/fiscal-year-budget-for-next-fiscal-year-in-pakistan/#respond Sun, 02 Jun 2019 19:51:43 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=29413 Image source: South Asia Center   Pakistan announces fiscal year budget for next fiscal year, setting an additional income target of 1.4 trillion rupees. The Pakistani cabinet decided on May 28 that it will announce its upcoming fiscal year budget on June 11 and set an additional income target of 1.4 trillion rupees. It is …

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Brisk movement of Pakistan’s foreign remittances http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/05/27/brisk-movement-of-pakistans-foreign-remittances/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/05/27/brisk-movement-of-pakistans-foreign-remittances/#respond Sun, 26 May 2019 20:02:43 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=29083 Remittances have been playing a very significant role for the overall economic development of Pakistan. Therefore, it is important to explore the actual remittance income and its impact on overall economy of Pakistan. Recently, the Middle East has suffered job crisis, the job opportunities are shrinking for the last few years and there are chances …

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Review of rising interest rate http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/05/27/review-of-rising-interest-rate/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/05/27/review-of-rising-interest-rate/#respond Sun, 26 May 2019 19:44:22 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=29128 To sustain the price stability, researchers revealed that the Reserve Bank of any country manage the money supply of that country. Therefore, monetary policy plays its role to stable the economic growth by the number of channels. Researchers also recorded that price stability is main contribution of monetary policy for sustainable growth of any country. …

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Integrating behavioural dynamics to step up women’s input in financial services http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/05/13/integrating-behavioural-dynamics-to-step-up-womens-input-in-financial-services/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/05/13/integrating-behavioural-dynamics-to-step-up-womens-input-in-financial-services/#respond Sun, 12 May 2019 19:58:47 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=28609 In the past century, women have achieved remarkable success in social, political and economic circles, however, many barriers still exist for low-income women in developing world. A joint analysis by the World Bank and UN women found that poverty itself is sexist. They identified unexplained differences in how gender played a role in poverty as …

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Review of unemployment rate and economic development http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/05/13/review-of-unemployment-rate-and-economic-development/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/05/13/review-of-unemployment-rate-and-economic-development/#respond Sun, 12 May 2019 19:45:33 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=28641 Researchers revealed that unemployment is a pessimistic phenomenon in any human society as it adversely affects in dissimilar directions and dimensions as well. Unemployment refers to an economic defect affecting the community structure. Thus, the economic and social dimensions of unemployment rise complexity, consequently lead us to attain various analyses to understand its nature and …

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