services – Pakistan & Gulf Economist http://www.pakistaneconomist.com Pakistan's Business Financial Magazine Thu, 05 Dec 2019 13:10:21 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.1.3 A Pakistani Perspective: Revisiting economics as the end, way and means of security http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/11/25/a-pakistani-perspective-revisiting-economics-as-the-end-way-and-means-of-security/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/11/25/a-pakistani-perspective-revisiting-economics-as-the-end-way-and-means-of-security/#respond Sun, 24 Nov 2019 20:20:33 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=35092 Contemporary conflicts have increasingly involved economics as the core component of strategy. States have traditionally used economics to further their national security objectives which can range from simply accessing or denying raw material resources like crops and water to transforming these very resources into more lucrative finished products and commodities to gain greater revenues. It …

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Economic factors effecting consumer products http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/10/07/economic-factors-effecting-consumer-products/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/10/07/economic-factors-effecting-consumer-products/#respond Sun, 06 Oct 2019 19:54:07 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=33205 The consumer goods sector includes a wide range of retail products purchased by consumer right from food and clothing to luxury items such as jewelry and electronics. While overall demand for food is not likely to fluctuate, however, the specific foods consumers purchase can vary significantly under different economic conditions. Consumer spending, another term for …

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How IMF programmes can increase corruption http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/09/30/how-imf-programmes-can-increase-corruption/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/09/30/how-imf-programmes-can-increase-corruption/#respond Sun, 29 Sep 2019 19:03:02 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=33039 Corruption is one of the greatest obstacles to economic development. It deprives nations of income to invest into public services, with adverse implications for education, health, well-being, and prosperity. The Global Economic Forum estimates that corruption costs the public coffers US$2.6 trillion a year. Why is corruption so difficult to control? Scholars have long blamed …

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Meeting sustainable use of both local and foreign products http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/08/05/meeting-sustainable-use-of-both-local-and-foreign-products/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/08/05/meeting-sustainable-use-of-both-local-and-foreign-products/#respond Sun, 04 Aug 2019 19:54:16 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=31257 Consumption is the process by which goods and services are put together for end user. Consumption is at the end of the line of economic activities that starts with an evaluation of available resources and proceeds through production of goods and services and distribution of goods and services. Pakistani society is becoming a consumer society. …

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Balochistan’s new budget much focused on social sector http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/06/24/balochistans-new-budget-much-focused-on-social-sector/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/06/24/balochistans-new-budget-much-focused-on-social-sector/#respond Sun, 23 Jun 2019 19:56:05 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=29801 Last week, the Balochistan government announced a Rs419.92 billion budget for the fiscal year 2019-20 with a Rs41.71 billion deficit and with a development outlay of Rs100.57 billion. The provincial government specially focused on social sector in its budget and increased expenditure in multiple social sectors. Allocation for education has been increased by 10 percent, …

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Superior quality of food and service is our hallmark http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/06/24/superior-quality-of-food-and-service-is-our-hallmark/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/06/24/superior-quality-of-food-and-service-is-our-hallmark/#respond Sun, 23 Jun 2019 19:50:05 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=29778 Govt should pay special attention to hotel industry in promoting tourism An exclusive interview with Akhtar Riaz — General Manager, Hotel Mehran PAGE: How do you review the performance of hospitality industry in Pakistan? Akhtar Riaz: In my view, the performance of hotels and restaurants in Pakistan may be reviewed on two benchmarks: 1) quality …

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Marketing prospects in an Islamic economy http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/05/20/marketing-prospects-in-an-islamic-economy/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/05/20/marketing-prospects-in-an-islamic-economy/#respond Sun, 19 May 2019 19:55:53 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=28841 When we talk about implementation and practice of Islamic economic system as a whole, we must look at every aspect of Islam as well. Marketing is one of the most important aspects of economics having a wide meaning and sense. Marketing involves each and every action that one performs during the time of production to …

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Fine-tune the consumers’ protection policy http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/04/22/fine-tune-the-consumers-protection-policy/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/04/22/fine-tune-the-consumers-protection-policy/#respond Sun, 21 Apr 2019 19:51:38 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=27906 Unfortunately, there is a widespread violation of consumer rights in Pakistan. The area of consumer protection has remained neglected in the country. It is pathetic that majority of consumers are unaware of their rights, hence they are vulnerable to exploitation by producers. A consumer has misleading information and because of the ignorance of his rights …

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CLOUD DATA http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/04/08/cloud-data-3/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/04/08/cloud-data-3/#respond Sun, 07 Apr 2019 19:56:24 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=27461 Pvt Ltd is introducing their services in Pakistan post accomplishing a successful and remarkable decade in United Arab Emirates. It did not take them long to win their client’s trust in an international market due to their uncompromised high standards of services and impeccable quality. Considering the history, it will not be a challenge for …

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Video streaming Still Has Room to Grow http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/03/26/video-streaming-still-has-room-to-grow/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/03/26/video-streaming-still-has-room-to-grow/#respond Tue, 26 Mar 2019 07:30:57 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=27015 Apple is unveiling its own streaming service and news subscription platform today at company event. They have released teaser content, but there is still much to learn about the content options and prices. The tech behemoth, known for iPhones and laptops, is pivoting its business model to focus more on services. Apple may be making a wise …

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