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Bombardier Running Out Of Options

Bombardier running out of options

Bombardier is running out of options as the Canadian aircraft-maker seeks to raise the cash for the new jet that potentially would allow it to challenge the supremacy of Boeing…

IMF: The Ninth Review

IMF: The ninth review

The IMF has once again adopted a soft and sympathetic approach to reviewing Pakistan's performance under the Extended Fund Facility. Two key quantitative performance criteria on net domestic assets (NDA)…

BDS Ban

BDS ban

The British government has announced a new Tory-led parliamentary measure that will inflict ‘severe penalties’ onto local governments and public institutions that boycott goods and services on an ‘ethical’ (as…

IMF’s Tenth Review

IMF’s tenth review

The IMF's tenth review has ended on a positive note. Pakistan has met all the quantitative performance criteria for the quarter ended December 2015. In particular, the strong tax revenue…

Our Housing Crisis – II

Our housing crisis – II

The housing policy of Malaysia aims at provisioning of adequate, affordable and quality housing for all Malaysians. Without getting involved physically, over the years, the government has encouraged the private…

PKR Depreciation

PKR depreciation

This is the second and last part of a two-part series focusing on the reasons for the November 2015 rupee decline. The rupee declined to 106.60 paisa per dollar interbank…

FE Reserves: Higher Indebtedness

FE reserves: higher indebtedness

Federal Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has not stopped crowing about the rise in foreign exchange reserves to 18.72 billion dollars as of 11th September 2015 from around 11 billion dollars…

Euro Zone Showing Signs Of Recovery

Euro zone showing signs of recovery

Moribund. Decrepit. Sclerotic. Popular words to describe the economy shared by the 19 countries of the euro zone - but perhaps no longer apt. Very slowly - and primarily because…