GDP – Pakistan & Gulf Economist http://www.pakistaneconomist.com Pakistan's Business Financial Magazine Sat, 18 Jan 2020 17:35:51 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.1.4 Precarious reliance on remittances http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2020/01/13/precarious-reliance-on-remittances/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2020/01/13/precarious-reliance-on-remittances/#respond Sun, 12 Jan 2020 22:45:11 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=36655 Does the last Wednesday speech of the US President Donald Trump in which he declared that the USA is 100% self-sufficient in meeting its energy needs raise alarms for the overseas workers working in the Gulf? Majority of the overseas workers in the Gulf region work in the energy organizations. In the wake of subdued …

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CPEC: A dream come true or an allegory http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2020/01/13/cpec-a-dream-come-true-or-an-allegory/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2020/01/13/cpec-a-dream-come-true-or-an-allegory/#respond Sun, 12 Jan 2020 22:30:46 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=36611 “With faith, discipline and selfless devotion to duty, there is nothing worthwhile that you cannot achieve”.– (Quaid-e-Azam). Pakistan is sharing its borders with India, Afghanistan, Iran, and China but more closely relationships and true friend is China who always aided Pakistan in hard times and they have been enjoying their cordial relationships with each other since …

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E-Commerce on the path of notable growth http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2020/01/13/e-commerce-on-the-path-of-notable-growth/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2020/01/13/e-commerce-on-the-path-of-notable-growth/#respond Sun, 12 Jan 2020 21:50:35 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=36629 In the online world, e-commerce is basically a trade. It includes online sales, orders, information and flow of money, business transactions and transactions, etc. In short, under the umbrella of e-commerce is all the economic activity that is catered and driven through the internet. Today’s e-commerce covers the entire business world. E-commerce uses include online …

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Long-term commitment for inclusive capitalism http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2020/01/06/long-term-commitment-for-inclusive-capitalism/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2020/01/06/long-term-commitment-for-inclusive-capitalism/#respond Sun, 05 Jan 2020 23:10:16 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=36449 Inclusive Capitalism is one new concept which covers the human equality and diversity alongside driving returns to the shareholders of a venture. Most of the Fortune 500 companies give stock options to their executives, shares to their staff in addition to annual bonus while also make heavy contribution toward corporate social responsibility by providing a …

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Review of domestic and external debt of Pakistan http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2020/01/06/review-of-domestic-and-external-debt-of-pakistan/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2020/01/06/review-of-domestic-and-external-debt-of-pakistan/#respond Sun, 05 Jan 2020 21:55:21 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=36410 International studies identified that economic growth and development is a main goal of most developing states; hence resources are mobilized from various sources counting external borrowing for investment into feasible projects for growth acceleration in any state. It is also identified that sustainable economic growth is a predominant concern for all states, particularly developing economies …

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Soaring FDI in Pakistan http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2020/01/06/soaring-fdi-in-pakistan/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2020/01/06/soaring-fdi-in-pakistan/#respond Sun, 05 Jan 2020 21:50:09 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=36409 Researchers say that the economic performance and economic growth of a country is influenced through multiple factors. For economies in general and developing economies in particular, Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) has been believed and argued as a significant determinant, basically made to acquire lasting interest in an enterprise operating in an economy other than that …

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First review of IMF extended fund facility: key to meet financial needs http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/12/30/first-review-of-imf-extended-fund-facility-key-to-meet-financial-needs/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/12/30/first-review-of-imf-extended-fund-facility-key-to-meet-financial-needs/#respond Sun, 29 Dec 2019 23:20:51 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=36184 The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on 19th December 2019 completed the first review of Pakistan’s economic performance under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF). The completion of the review allowed Pakistan to draw SDR 328 million or US$ 452.4 million, taking total disbursements to SDR 1,044 million or US$ 1,440 million. The …

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Snapshots of key economic developments in fy19 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/12/30/snapshots-of-key-economic-developments-in-fy19/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/12/30/snapshots-of-key-economic-developments-in-fy19/#respond Sun, 29 Dec 2019 23:10:42 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=36122 The economy of Pakistan experienced adjustments during fiscal year 2019, which includes — the exchange rate was realigned with the market fundamentals; interest rates were sharply increased; Public Sector Development Expenditure was significantly curtailed and energy prices were raised. These measures were taken to manage the twin deficit crisis, caused by the consumption-led growth of …

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2020 – Year of indigenous production & financing http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/12/30/2020-year-of-indigenous-production-financing/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/12/30/2020-year-of-indigenous-production-financing/#respond Sun, 29 Dec 2019 23:05:40 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=36139 Every year the new year resolutions are being made, only to be broken especially weight loss, diet control. As a nation we need to make long lasting and out of box resolutions for the coming year but vow not to lose sight of the achievements we need to make for this beautiful country. No point …

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An evaluation of Islamic banking in shaping economic growth http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/12/30/an-evaluation-of-islamic-banking-in-shaping-economic-growth/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/12/30/an-evaluation-of-islamic-banking-in-shaping-economic-growth/#respond Sun, 29 Dec 2019 22:20:29 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=36207 Islam is the most spreading religion that believes in equal distribution of income, therefore, there is a concept of Zakat (instantly comes after prayer (Salat) in its priority in Holy Quran) in Islam for those who does not have sufficient access to the economic resources, hence supports in equivalence between the well-off and the underprivileged …

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