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Interest Rates

Interest Rates

An interest rate is the cost of borrowing money, or conversely, the income earned from lending money. Interest rates are expressed as percentage of the principal per period. “Reduced interest rates encourage people to spend money on home improvements”   …

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Geopolitical importance of Pakistan

Geopolitical importance of Pakistan

For decades Pakistanis have been hearing about the geopolitical importance of their country. However, the country continues to suffer from paltry per capita income, millions of people living below the poverty line and above all the country’s domestic and foreign …

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Protecting the sovereignty of Pakistan

Protecting the sovereignty of Pakistan

Gone are the days when countries were conquered by the armies, now superpowers make the smaller countries subservient by getting control over their economies. They (superpowers) either initiate internal turmoil in the name of the change of regime or enforce …

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Independence Day (Facts & Figures)

Independence day (facts & Figures)

FDI INFLOWS IN PAKISTAN ($ Million) Country 2010-11 2011-12 2012-13 2013-14 2014-15 2015-16 2016-17 USA 238.1 227.7 227.1 212.1 223.9 13.2 71.1 UK 207.1 205.8 633 157 169.6 151.6 68.9 U.A.E 284.2 36.6 22.5 -47.1 213.6 109.7 55.8 Japan 3.2 29.7 …

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