Pakistan – Pakistan & Gulf Economist http://www.pakistaneconomist.com Pakistan's Business Financial Magazine Thu, 18 Jul 2019 12:16:08 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.1.1 Likely facts of IMF program and impact on Pakistan http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/05/13/likely-facts-of-imf-program-and-impact-on-pakistan/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/05/13/likely-facts-of-imf-program-and-impact-on-pakistan/#respond Sun, 12 May 2019 20:00:21 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=28655 Keeping in view the ongoing discussions with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) team and the recent changes in key government positions, there are hopes that Pakistan may enter into IMF program during June 2019. It is also anticipated that Federal Budget for next financial year (FY20) will be prepared in the light of impending IMF …

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The Leading Brands of Pakistan (Facts & Figures) http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/04/29/the-leading-brands-of-pakistan-facts-figures-17-19/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/04/29/the-leading-brands-of-pakistan-facts-figures-17-19/#respond Sun, 28 Apr 2019 19:46:01 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=28025 Sector Wise Net FDI In Pakistan ($ Million) Country 2011-12 2012-13 2013-14 2014-15 2015-16 2016-17 2017-18 Jul-Mar 2019 Oil & Gas 629.4 559.6 502 300.5 248.9 146 372 253.2 Financial Business -84.9 26.8 71.4 282.2 1,159.20 700 400.3 247.6 Textiles 64.4 314.2 192.8 256.4 289 296.1 49.7 53.8 Trade 72.1 47.7 28.8 53.5 46.7 465.9 …

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EDOTCO of Malaysia pledge to invest $250m for Pakistan digital future http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/04/08/edotco-of-malaysia-pledge-to-invest-250m-for-pakistan-digital-future/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/04/08/edotco-of-malaysia-pledge-to-invest-250m-for-pakistan-digital-future/#respond Sun, 07 Apr 2019 19:58:56 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=27394 Edotco Group Sdn Bhd, the leading end-to-end integrated telecommunications infrastructure services company, reinforced its commitment to Pakistan and building its digital future with a broad range of new service offerings to accelerate the country’s connectivity infrastructure development. Witnessed by Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, Prime Minister of Malaysia and Imran Khan, Prime Minister of Pakistan, edotco …

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Laptop assembling/manufacturing plant facility in Pakistan http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/04/08/laptop-assembling-manufacturing-plant-facility-in-pakistan/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/04/08/laptop-assembling-manufacturing-plant-facility-in-pakistan/#respond Sun, 07 Apr 2019 19:52:07 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=27384 The dream has come true as far as the use of information technology gadgets is concerned. People used to talk about free calls, which is more or less a reality since myriads of literate individuals use WhatsApp and Skype as per their convenience. The use of technology has brought convenience and accuracy with somewhat less …

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GCC states, Pakistan’s next door trade neighbors http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/04/01/gcc-states-pakistans-next-door-trade-neighbors/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/04/01/gcc-states-pakistans-next-door-trade-neighbors/#respond Sun, 31 Mar 2019 20:03:59 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=27145 Ties between Pakistan and Gulf Corporation Council (GCC) have been strong for decades. Much of Pakistan’s interaction with these GCC counties revolves around its multidimensional ties with the GCC’s core state, Saudi Arabia. Pakistan-Saudi ties have a much deeper basis, people-to-people ties are strong and there are numerous Pakistani expatriates – around 2 million — …

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Trade Relations between Pakistan & The GCC (Facts & Figures) http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/04/01/trade-relations-between-pakistan-the-gcc-facts-figures13-19/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/04/01/trade-relations-between-pakistan-the-gcc-facts-figures13-19/#respond Sun, 31 Mar 2019 19:46:28 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=27064 Workers’ Remittances (Million US Dollars) Item Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Jan-19 Feb-19 1 U.A.E. 308.13 419.41 350.35 351.34 352.12 335.66 Dubai 206.55 281.20 232.81 228.38 225.94 227.06 Abu Dhabi 98.36 134.05 113.76 119.15 121.56 104.79 Sharjah 2.88 3.77 2.60 2.24 2.65 1.74 Others 0.34 0.39 1.18 1.57 1.97 2.06 2 Other GCC Country 134.49 200.87 …

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Pakistan struggling for economic independence http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/03/25/pakistan-struggling-for-economic-independence/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/03/25/pakistan-struggling-for-economic-independence/#respond Sun, 24 Mar 2019 19:59:30 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=26958 Pakistan came into existence on August 14, 1947 as this was not merely an incident but had its roots in the long and consistent political struggle spread over 100 years. There are various versions, sometimes even conflicting, as to the reasons why Muslims endeavored for a new country. Some analysts attribute this struggle to a separate …

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Role of e-tourism and CPEC in boosting tourism industry http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/03/25/role-of-e-tourism-and-cpec-in-boosting-tourism-industry/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/03/25/role-of-e-tourism-and-cpec-in-boosting-tourism-industry/#respond Sun, 24 Mar 2019 19:56:10 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=26952 Pakistan is rich in eye-catching scenic beauty. As the place abounds with diverse culture, traditions, historical places, beautiful valleys, attractive tourist spots, beaches, historical civilizations and much more, Pakistan is an ideal travel destination to visit. Pakistan is home to one of the world’s oldest historical civilization that ranges from Mohenjo-Daro, Harappa and Taxila and these …

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Jinnah’s vision of Muslim nationalism http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/03/25/jinnahs-vision-of-muslim-nationalism/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/03/25/jinnahs-vision-of-muslim-nationalism/#respond Sun, 24 Mar 2019 19:55:38 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=26950 Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah had a clear vision of Muslim nationalism in the subcontinent and he presented it in crystal-clear words in his presidential address on the occasion of Pakistan resolution on 23rd March 1940, when he said, “We are a nation with our own distinctive culture and civilization, language and literature, art and architecture, value and proportion, …

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Of peace and ‘pieces’ – the greater game plan http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/03/25/of-peace-and-pieces-the-greater-game-plan/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/03/25/of-peace-and-pieces-the-greater-game-plan/#respond Sun, 24 Mar 2019 19:52:51 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=26944 “The nation that will insist upon drawing a broad line of demarcation between the fighting man and the thinking man is likely to find its fighting done by fools and its thinking by cowards” (William Francis Butler) Pakistan is facing a complex multi-dimensional situation with multiple possibilities after its stand-off with India. Only few weeks earlier, …

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