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Investments In KP

Investments in KP

The PTI-led Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) government has been making efforts towards bringing around a change in the economic, social, cultural and political affairs of this volatile province of Pakistan. It…

Open Up Clogged Investment Arteries!

Open up clogged investment arteries!

The real corridors of prosperity" carried by Business Recorder on October 20, 2016 I had dilated on the potential pathways for attaining prosperity for the people of Pakistan. Among the…

Public Debt Management

Public debt management

When the present government started its term in June 2013, it inherited challenges like large fiscal deficit, rising debt burden, unfavourable balance of payments, low foreign exchange reserves, poor growth…

Invigorating Fiscal Management – II

Invigorating fiscal management – II

The 18th Amendment gives provinces equal rights over their natural resources. Article 172(3) confers 50 percent ownership of hydrocarbon petroleum resources to the provinces. The subject was earlier held by…

Auto Sector: Investment Potential In Pakistan

Auto Sector: Investment Potential In Pakistan

The tireless efforts of the Finance Minister and his economic team over the last 2 years have resulted in creation of a favourable macroeconomic environment in the country. However, the…

Economic Management

Economic Management

Caught up as a frontline state in war against terror, raked by endemic corruption, emaciated by the laundering out of billions of dollars of ill-gotten wealth and mismanagement by ruling…

Chinese Solar Investments

Chinese solar investments

Last week I wrote about the Karot Hydropower project, the documents for which were signed during President Xi Jinping’s visit to Pakistan recently. This week I took a closer look…

Economic Management

Economic management

Last week I was in Muzaffarabad, presenting a medium-term outlook for the economy at the strategic offsite meeting of one of Pakistan’s largest banks. The views from the conference room,…