Pakistan – Pakistan & Gulf Economist http://www.pakistaneconomist.com Pakistan's Business Financial Magazine Tue, 14 Jan 2020 12:55:25 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.1.4 Pakistan grabs a rare win over India at ACC emerging teams cup http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/12/02/pakistan-grabs-a-rare-win-over-india-at-acc-emerging-teams-cup/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/12/02/pakistan-grabs-a-rare-win-over-india-at-acc-emerging-teams-cup/#respond Sun, 01 Dec 2019 22:50:01 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=35379 When it comes to sporting rivalry in the cricket world, nothing comes close to a match between India and its neighbor Pakistan. India has dominated the cricket world cup matches against its neighbor. It is against this backdrop that the recent win by Pakistan at the 2019 ACC Emerging Teams Cup Semi-final has received a …

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Pakistan & The GCC Trade Relations (Facts & Figures) http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/12/02/pakistan-the-gcc-trade-relations-facts-figures-48-19/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/12/02/pakistan-the-gcc-trade-relations-facts-figures-48-19/#respond Sun, 01 Dec 2019 22:00:08 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=35223 Workers’ Remittances From GCC-Countries & Others In Pakistan (Provisional) (Million US $) Country July – October October 2019 September 2019 October 2018 Amount YoY growth (percent) FY20 FY19 FY18 FY20 FY19 Cash 2,000.80 1,747.95 2,060.28 7,478.90 7,617.89 6,521.81 -1.82 16.81 1 USA 322.38 281.91 325.19 1,234.07 1,187.95 880.8 3.88 34.87 2 U.K. 328.69 264.89 322.29 …

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Significance of travel and tourism for economic prosperity http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/11/25/significance-of-travel-and-tourism-for-economic-prosperity/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/11/25/significance-of-travel-and-tourism-for-economic-prosperity/#respond Sun, 24 Nov 2019 20:24:33 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=35100 There are a deluge of advertisements about the travel destinations across the world. Myriads of countries globally promote their travel destinations to attract tourists, which eventually boosts the economy of a particular country in terms of inflow of foreign exchange, employment opportunities for millions and boost in the transportation industry. There are favorite destinations of …

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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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Is it possible to meet IMF conditions? http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/11/11/is-it-possible-to-meet-imf-conditions/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/11/11/is-it-possible-to-meet-imf-conditions/#respond Sun, 10 Nov 2019 19:59:40 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=34524 When the Government of Pakistan (GoP) entered into an agreement with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for a bailout program one of the biggest apprehension was that the conditions imposed by the Fund may plunge the country deeper into problems. After the conclusion of recently held review the Fund has asked the GoP to definitely …

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OPENING KARTARPUR CORRIDOR: Pakistan’s good will gesture to promote peace and tourism http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/11/04/opening-kartarpur-corridor-pakistans-good-will-gesture-to-promote-peace-and-tourism/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/11/04/opening-kartarpur-corridor-pakistans-good-will-gesture-to-promote-peace-and-tourism/#respond Sun, 03 Nov 2019 19:57:55 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=34316 Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday announced that Sikh pilgrims who arrive from India to visit Kartarpur will no longer need a passport to cross over into Pakistan as long as they have a valid identity. In a tweet on Friday morning, the premier also announced that he had directed that the condition for pilgrims …

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Corporate and Foreign Investment in Pakistan (Facts & Figures) http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/10/28/corporate-and-foreign-investment-in-pakistan-facts-figures-43-19/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/10/28/corporate-and-foreign-investment-in-pakistan-facts-figures-43-19/#respond Sun, 27 Oct 2019 19:46:36 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=33844 Pakistan – Core Set Of Inward Direct Investment Positions For End 2017 (Mn US $) Country Total Inward direct investment positions Inward equity positions (net) Debt Instruments Inward debt positions (net; liabilities minus assets ) Gross Debt positions Debt Liabilities Debt Assets United Kingdom 11,552.4 11,398.9 153.5 159.7 6.3 Switzerland 6,231.4 6,184.7 46.7 49.5 2.7 …

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TAPI gas pipeline: a dream project for Pakistan, India http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/10/21/tapi-gas-pipeline-a-dream-project-for-pakistan-india/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/10/21/tapi-gas-pipeline-a-dream-project-for-pakistan-india/#respond Sun, 20 Oct 2019 19:53:08 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=33722 For many Pakistanis, the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) gas pipeline is mere a dream. However this project is vital for Pakistan and India; as both are facing acute energy shortage crises. Its starting point is in Turkmenistan, passes Afghanistan and then reaches to Pakistan and India. It is also known as Trans-Afghanistan Pipeline, is a natural gas …

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Pakistan economic growth to remain fragile http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/09/23/pakistan-economic-growth-to-remain-fragile/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/09/23/pakistan-economic-growth-to-remain-fragile/#respond Sun, 22 Sep 2019 19:56:10 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=32635 Pakistan continues to suffer from ‘confidence deficit’, mainly because of poor economic indicators. Over the last one year, the level has gone down further because of the disparity because the officially released data and the ground realities. The miseries are multiplied due to the failure of economic analyst to link Pakistan’s economy with the regional …

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Ports of Pakistan set apart http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/09/16/ports-of-pakistan-set-apart/ http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/2019/09/16/ports-of-pakistan-set-apart/#respond Sun, 15 Sep 2019 20:04:24 +0000 http://www.pakistaneconomist.com/?p=32292 Pakistan is blessed with one of the best sea routes of the world. Pakistan’s coastline is about 990 km long, bifurcated in two parts, Sindh Coast (270 km) and Makran Coast (720 km). Pakistan is undoubtedly one of the most strategically significant countries in the region and the world. On one side it is next …

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