Developing world should brace for shocks: IMF
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Developing world should brace for shocks: IMF

Emerging market and developing economies should brace against looming risks from Europe and the United…

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Pakistan all set to repay $100.5m IMF loan by Oct 1
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Pakistan all set to repay $100.5m IMF loan by Oct 1

KARACHI: Pakistan is all set to repay the International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) fifth instalment of…

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Once we merge, the world will splurge
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Once we merge, the world will splurge

ISLAMABAD: In order to lure the International Strategic Investors to invest in the local Stocks…

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Forex reserves improves to $14.822bn
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Forex reserves improves to $14.822bn

KARACHI: Country’s foreign exchange reserves have improved by $ 58 million to about $ 14.822…

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Pakistan expects to achieve overall target of $15bn remittances in fiscal year 2012-13
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Pakistan expects to achieve overall target of $15bn remittances in fiscal year 2012-13

ABU DHABI: Pakistan expects that strong double-digit growth in remittances from Gulf region will help…

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PTI unveils economic policy
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PTI unveils economic policy

LAHORE: The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf on Friday unveiled its economic plan for the country that envisages…

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Money supply decreases by 2.4pc
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Money supply decreases by 2.4pc

KARACHI: The central bank figures show the money supply declining by 2.40 percent to Rs183…

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Monsoon to pour water over agri targets
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Monsoon to pour water over agri targets

KARACHI: The economic observers foresee more backbreaking inflationary pressures in the coming months as poor…

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The rich and the confident
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The rich and the confident

In his 1926 short story The Rich Boy, American novelist F. Scott Fitzgerald wrote: “Let…

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Power sector circular debt gives LCCI the creeps
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Power sector circular debt gives LCCI the creeps

Power sector circular debt gives LCCI the creeps LAHORE – The Lahore Chamber of Commerce…

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Adiós!
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Adiós!

LONDON: World stocks fell sharply, the euro hit a 12-year low versus the yen and…

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Why so Moody?
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Why so Moody?

LIMASSOL: Moody’s Investors Service has downgraded the local-currency deposit ratings of the top five Pakistani…

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The good that Ramadan does to economy
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The good that Ramadan does to economy

For Muslims, Ramadan means a break from the everyday. Along with the fasting, prayer and…

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Another feather in SBP’s cap
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Another feather in SBP’s cap

KARACHI – The cash-strapped federal government has increased its budgetary reliance on the central bank…

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Our economy needs glucose
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Our economy needs glucose

KARACHI: Energy efficiency is the key element for global competitiveness. This was stated by the…

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