Pakistan – Pakistan & Gulf Economist http://www.pakistaneconomist.com Pakistan's Business Financial Magazine Mon, 18 Feb 2019 12:50:24 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.9 Driving organization’s sustainability through diversity & inclusion http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/02/18/driving-organizations-sustainability-through-diversity-inclusion/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/02/18/driving-organizations-sustainability-through-diversity-inclusion/#respond Sun, 17 Feb 2019 19:55:28 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=25689 An Interview with Zahid Mubarik SHRM-SCP, GPHR, SPHRi Question: how diversity & inclusion is important for sustainability of organization? On 25 September 2015, 193 countries of the United Nations adopted the “2030 Agenda containing 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) with 169 targets. It expands the integration of environmental, social, and economic policies and raises the …

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Industrialization’s strategic plan http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/02/11/industrializations-strategic-plan/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/02/11/industrializations-strategic-plan/#respond Sun, 10 Feb 2019 19:54:07 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=25442 At no point in recent history have calls for Pakistan to industrialize been stronger than they have been now. Industrialization is arguably the most talked about subject among policymakers since years in Pakistan. Yet, action on the ground has so far failed. Better quality of life for people of Pakistan is an election campaign for …

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What Pakistan could learn from the East Asian education systems? http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/01/21/what-pakistan-could-learn-from-the-east-asian-education-systems/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/01/21/what-pakistan-could-learn-from-the-east-asian-education-systems/#respond Sun, 20 Jan 2019 19:56:21 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=24689 Interest in learning from Asia’s high-performing education systems has grown rapidly in recent years. But the lessons from Asian education systems do not relate to what helped them achieve their high scores on international comparative tests, but to the efforts they have engaged in over the past few decades to transform their educational practices. These …

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CPEC the game changer for Pakistan’s politics, economy http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/01/07/cpec-the-game-changer-for-pakistans-politics-economy/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/01/07/cpec-the-game-changer-for-pakistans-politics-economy/#respond Sun, 06 Jan 2019 19:58:54 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=24190 Traditionally, Pakistan and China have cooperated closely at the strategic and political levels. Since 2014, the two countries are now making efforts to expand their bilateral collaboration economically as well. The construction of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is a milestone that clearly shows the shift. The CPEC is a large-scale initiative to build energy, …

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After ‘bulls’ and ‘bears’, ‘pandas’ come to Pakistan’s rescue! http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/01/07/after-bulls-and-bears-pandas-come-to-pakistans-rescue/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/01/07/after-bulls-and-bears-pandas-come-to-pakistans-rescue/#respond Sun, 06 Jan 2019 19:52:03 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=24136 The new year is on track to be one of the toughest economically and financially that Pakistan has witnessed in recent times. As 2018 comes to a close, all global economic forecasters have revised down the expected economic performance of the country citing shrinking foreign exchange reserves and a high debt burden among other factors. …

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Socio-economic fabric of Pakistan — present dilemma, future prospects http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2018/12/31/socio-economic-fabric-of-pakistan-present-dilemma-future-prospects/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2018/12/31/socio-economic-fabric-of-pakistan-present-dilemma-future-prospects/#respond Sun, 30 Dec 2018 19:57:52 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=23940 Pakistan is a country of diversities; so many things are happening at the same time, it’s a dynamic country with multiple socio-economic issues at the helm of the country affecting the overall fabric of the society. Pakistan has been a receipt to change for the past few years, the country that has witnessed a topsy-turvy …

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Pakistan-China currency swap: how the deal supports? http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2018/12/24/pakistan-china-currency-swap-how-the-deal-supports/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2018/12/24/pakistan-china-currency-swap-how-the-deal-supports/#respond Sun, 23 Dec 2018 19:45:36 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=23760 Researchers revealed that the exchange rate is a significant factor in this globalization era while considering any state to trade globally because lower currency rate make its exports cheaper and higher make it expensive vice versa. They have also urged that exchange rate also has larger impact on profitability of businesses where they have Foreign …

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Vague policies linger FDI into Pakistan http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2018/12/24/vague-policies-linger-fdi-into-pakistan/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2018/12/24/vague-policies-linger-fdi-into-pakistan/#respond Sun, 23 Dec 2018 19:44:12 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=23758 According to the January 2018 report of “Global Finance,” an English-language American monthly financial magazine with a Global circulation of over 50,000, the potential attractiveness of Pakistan for investment is a lot lower than India, which has received the Global 10th largest inflow of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) during 2017 despite all its political upheavals, …

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Outlook of upstream oil and gas sector http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2018/12/17/outlook-of-upstream-oil-and-gas-sector/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2018/12/17/outlook-of-upstream-oil-and-gas-sector/#respond Sun, 16 Dec 2018 19:56:09 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=23415 Natural gas plays a major role in the energy matrix of Pakistan. It accounts for almost 32 percent of the total primary energy supply mix in Pakistan and Pakistan is 20th largest gas consumer of the word, with an established natural gas industry. Pakistan’s gas consumption is nearly the same as in France, which is …

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Another technology transfer from China as JW-Forland Assembly plant opens http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2018/12/17/another-technology-transfer-from-china-as-jw-forland-assembly-plant-opens/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2018/12/17/another-technology-transfer-from-china-as-jw-forland-assembly-plant-opens/#respond Sun, 16 Dec 2018 19:50:12 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=23450 The post Another technology transfer from China as JW-Forland Assembly plant opens appeared first on Pakistan & Gulf Economist.

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